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Al Pacino To Star In King Lear

Al Pacino is set to star in 'King Lear'.The 78-year-old Hollywood icon might be revered for his performance as Michael Corleone in 'The Godfather' trilogy, but he will take on another of the industry's most...

Michael Radford Loses Legal Battle Over Movie

Director Michael Radford has lost a five-year legal battle over the release of movie La Mula.In 2009, the Il Postino moviemaker halted production on the comedy, about the Spanish Civil War, just days before it...

Radford Halts Shooting On La Mula

Filmmaker MICHAEL RADFORD has been forced to suspend shooting on upcoming movie LA MULA a week before it was due to wrap over financial fears.The Il Postino director announced to his cast and crew he...

Pacino Is Crowned King Lear

Hollywood legend AL PACINO is joining forces with filmmaker MICHAEL RADFORD for their second shot at Shakespeare - the pair is planning a big screen adaptation of KING LEAR. The Oscar-winner will take on the film's...

Caine And Moore To Co-star Again

MICHAEL CAINE and DEMI MOORE will team up for the first time in 12 years when shooting for new heist movie FLAWLESS gets underway. Caine and Moore, who co-starred in 1984's BLAME IT ON RIO,...

Pacino To Play Napoleon

Hollywood legend AL PACINO is gearing up for another career defining role after signing to play NAPOLEON BONAPARTE in a forthcoming biopic of the French emperor. After striking up a successful working relationship with...

Irons Replaced Mckellen In Merchant Film

JEREMY IRONS wasn't British director MICHAEL RADFORD's first choice to play ANTONIO in the new movie adaptation of WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE's THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, but he admits he was a better choice. The BRIDESHEAD REVISITED star...

Radford: 'Merchant Of Venice Is Like The Iraq War'

British director MICHAEL RADFORD has compared his modern take on WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE's THE MERCHANT OF VENICE to the US-led military action in Iraq. The film-maker declared his observations during Sunday (05DEC04) night's premiere of...

Pacino Wants More Shakespeare On The Big Screen

Hollywood legend AL PACINO believes that WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE plays should be made more accessible to children - through the medium of film. The 64-year-old actor - who stars as SHYLOCK in MICHAEL RADFORD's forthcoming...

Pacino Angers Venetian Mayor

Legendary actor AL PACINO has been snubbed by the mayor of Venice, Italy, who failed to attend a gala dinner in honour of the American actor and his MERCHANT OF VENICE co-star JEREMY IRONS....

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Pixies - De La Warr Pavillion, Bexhill-On-Sea 12/09/2019 Live Review

Pixies - De La Warr Pavillion, Bexhill-On-Sea 12/09/2019 Live Review

Pixies kicked off the European leg of their latest tour in the sleepy retirement town of Bexhill-On-Sea.

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