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Screen Legend Omar Sharif Dies Aged 83

Omar Sharif, the Egyptian-born actor who rose to global fame following his role in Lawrence of Arabia, has died in Cairo at the age of 83. Omar Sharif conquered the movie world in the 1960s...

Bruce Dern: 'Lawrence Of Arabia Made Me A Better Actor'

Movie veteran Bruce Dern has revealed late Peter O'toole's epic portrayal of T.E. Lawrence in David Lean's Lawrence OF ARABIA inspired him to become a better actor.In a new The Hollywood Reporter essay, Dern reveals...

Robert Pattinson To Play Lawrence Of Arabia

Robert Pattinson will star as Lawrence of Arabia in 'Queen of the Desert'.The 'Twilight' hunk has been cast as the male lead opposite Naomi Watts in Werner Herzog's historical drama about the life of revolutionary...

Herzog Says Lawrence Of Arabia "Not That Good"

Receiving a lifetime achievement award at the Dubai International Film Festival, famed German director Werner Herzog ( Aguirre, the Wrath of God; Nosferatu; Cave of Forgotten Dreams ) has disparaged Lawrence of Arabia as "not...

Longest Serving James Bond Talks About Two Other Bonds

Roger Moore, who played James Bond longer than any other actor, has complained that the 007 franchise has suffered a decline in quality in recent years. In an interview with Varsity , the student newspaper...

Classic Films To Debut On Hulu Plus

Some of the greatest films ever produced will now become available for streaming on Hulu Plus, the $7.99-per-month subscription service launched last year by Hulu, the company owned jointly by Disney/ABC, Comcast/NBC Universal, News Corp./Fox,...

O'toole Was Destined To Play Lawrence Of Arabia

PETER O'TOOLE has a guru to thank for his groundbreaking role in DAVID LEAN's LAWRENCE OF ARABIA, because the mystic told the director's wife O'Toole was the only one who could play the iconic lead....

Russia Reclaims Dr Zhivago

A Russian director is making a new homegrown film version of classic novel DR ZHIVAGO in a bid to correct the inaccuracies in the Academy Award-winning US-made 1965 movie. DAVID LEAN's film starring OMAR...

Russia Reclaims Dr Zhivago

A Russian director is making a new homegrown film version of classic novel DR ZHIVAGO in a bid to correct the inaccuracies in the Academy Award-winning US-made 1965 movie. DAVID LEAN's film starring OMAR...

Polanski Seeks All-brit Cast For Oliver Twist

OSCAR-winning director ROMAN POLANSKI is seeking a British-only cast for his new version of CHARLES DICKENS's OLIVER TWIST - because he wants the movie to be as realistic as possible. THE PIANIST filmmaker wants...

Venice Tribute To Hepburn

Organisers of this year's (03) VENICE FILM FESTIVAL in Italy (27AUG-06SEP03) are busy putting the finishing touches to a restored copy of 1955 movie SUMMERTIME as part of a tribute to KATHARINE HEPBURN. The...

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'Lost' BBC Session By Led Zeppelin Recovered And Restored

'Lost' BBC Session By Led Zeppelin Recovered And Restored

The 1969 session, including the only known recording of 'Sunshine Woman' by the band, will be included on a re-issue of 'The Complete BBC Sessions'...

Michael J. Fox Joins Coldplay On Stage To Perform 'Back To The Future' Songs

Michael J. Fox Joins Coldplay On Stage To Perform 'Back To The Future' Songs

The 55 year old actor joined Chris Martin and co. on stage in New Jersey to perform 'Earth Angel' and 'Johnny B. Goode'.

Bjork Announces Virtual Reality Exhibition In London, Plus Single Live Show

Bjork Announces Virtual Reality Exhibition In London, Plus Single Live Show

Bjork Digital comes to London's Somerset House in September, along with a single live show at the Royal Albert Hall.

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Has Kanye West Broken The Law Over Taylor Swift Phone Call?

Has Kanye West Broken The Law Over Taylor Swift Phone Call?

Kim Kardashian released an audio excerpt from a phone call between Kanye and Taylor Swift over the lyrics of 'Famous' - but if it was recorded...

DJ Shadow - The Mountain Will Fall Album Review

DJ Shadow - The Mountain Will Fall Album Review

There's very much a strength of conviction in remaining what you were, but arguably more so in becoming what you want to be.

'Poldark' And 'X Factor' Set For TV Clash In September

'Poldark' And 'X Factor' Set For TV Clash In September

The BBC drama starring Aidan Turner returns to BBC One on September 4th.

Guns N' Roses detained for gun possession

Guns N' Roses detained for gun possession

Guns N' Roses were detained at the Canadian border last week for gun possession but they're adamant the weapon didn't belong to them.

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