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Steve Mcqueen: Kanye West Is A 'Lovely Man'

27th January 2014

Kanye West and Steve McQueen are developing a close friendship.The '12 Years a Slave' director bonded with the 'New Slaves' rapper when he recently interviewed him for the January issue of Interview magazine and Steve...

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Alfonso Cuaron Improves His Oscar Chances Even Further With Dga Award Win

By Joe Wilde | 26th January 2014

Alfonso Cuaron with his shiny and impressive awardAlfonso Cuaron looks like a firm favourite to take home the Academy Award for Best Director when the Oscars roll around this March. The Gravity director was given...

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Oscars 2014: Which Film Holds The Award For Most Mistakes?

By Jack de Aguilar | 21st January 2014

The Oscars nominations 2014 list comprises a ridiculously strong set of films, actors and directors. It’s been a great year, with 12 Years a Slave, American Hustle, Dallas Buyers Club and Gravity dominating Academy voters’...

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J.j. Abrams Talks Vague "Episode Vii" News: Imax, Casting And Production Schedule

By Victoria Pavlova | 20th January 2014

J.J. Abrams has confirmed that with the script now finished, filming for Star Wars: Episode VII is set to begin in May. Abrams also confirmed that he has talked to Breaking Bad actor Jesse Plemons...

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A Tie? '12 Years A Slave' And 'Gravity' Share Prize At Pga Awards 2014

By Michael West | 20th January 2014

The PGA Awards 2014 welcomed an array of producers and actors to the red-carpet last night (19th January 2014). According to BBC News, the guild saw a first in both 12 Years A Slave and...

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A Week In News: Globes And Oscars Mania, Prince Finds His Funny Bone, Lena Dunham Gets A Vogue Make-over

By Lauren James | 17th January 2014

Golden Globes Glory: Last weekend's Golden Globe awards set hearts racing ahead of March's Oscars with plenty of deserving winners next to a few jaw-dropping snubs. 12 Years A Slave predictably came out on top...

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Santa Monica Tastes Hollywood Glamour As Stars Come Out For Critics Choice Awards [Photos]

By Joe Wilde | 17th January 2014

The Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, California, set the stage for the latest instalment of the awards season program, playing host to some of the biggest names in showbiz and paying tribute to some of...

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'Gravity,' 'American Hustle' And '12 Years A Slave' Scoop Major Wins At Critic's Choice Awards: Full Nominees & Winners

By Joe Wilde | 17th January 2014

On the same day as the nominations for this year's Academy Awards ceremony were revealed, the latest instalment of the ongoing awards season went by at the Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, California, where the...

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Julia Roberts Is Thrilled At Oscar Nomination

16th January 2014

Julia Roberts' Oscar nomination feels like a ''thrilling bonus.''The 46-year-old actress, who took home the Best Actress trophy in 2001 for her role in 'Erin Brockovich,' is overjoyed at receiving a Best Supporting Actress nod...

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'12 Years A Slave,' 'American Hustle' And 'Breaking Bad' Among The Big Winners At The 2014 Golden Globe Awards: Full Winners List

By Joe Wilde | 13th January 2014

The 2014 Golden Globes came and went on Sunday, 12 January night as the stars of Hollywood gathered for the first real awards showcase of the year. The event didn't let down, with hosts Tina...

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Alfonso Cuaron And Coen Brothers Land Nods For Ace Eddie Awards

11th January 2014

Gravity director Alfonso Cuaron and filmmaking brothers Joel and Ethan Coen have each landed nominations for the American Cinema Editors' (Ace) Eddie Awards.Cuaron's behind-the-scenes work on his space disaster movie has earned the Mexican a...

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10 Films Vying For Producers Guild Of America Best Picture Prize, American Hustle Favorite?

By Jack de Aguilar | 3rd January 2014

American Hustle appears to have emerged as the favorite to claim the Producers Guild of America Best Picture award when it’s handed out on January 19th. The darkly comic crime drama sees Bradley Cooper and...

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Alfonso Cuaron To Receive Top Honour At Visual Effects Society Awards

23rd December 2013

Mexican director Alfonso Cuaron is set to be feted for his career achievements at the 2014 Visual Effects Society Awards.The filmmaker, who has been tipped to land a number of Oscar nominations for his sci-fi...

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The L.a. Film Critics Association Shed No Light On Oscars Race With Her/gravity Tie

By Jack de Aguilar | 9th December 2013

We normally look at the precursory awards in the lead up to the Oscars as a bellwether for Academy predictions, but this year’s gongs have gone to a varied set of recipients, giving us no...

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Meanwhile, On Earth: See Who Picked Dr. Ryan Stone's Distress Call In 'Gravity'

By Jack de Aguilar | 21st November 2013

Gravity has received unanimous critical praise, but if there were one criticism you could legitimately levy at Alfonso Cuaron’s space epic, is that the plot is somewhat lacking compared to the breath-taking imagery and CGI....

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Alfonso Cuaron Regrets Making Great Expectations

20th November 2013

Moviemaker Alfonso Cuaron regrets signing on to adapt Charles DICkens' Great Expectations for the big screen, because he agreed to direct the movie for all the wrong reasons.The Gravity director took on the task of...

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Today's The Day - UK Audiences Finally Get To Enjoy Alfonso Cuaron's Head-spinning 'Gravity'

By Victoria Pavlova | 8th November 2013

Alfonso Cuaron’s Gravity is already an established hit in the US, but tonight sees the film’s premiere in the UK. Expectations are high. Cuaron’s deep space thrill ride has gotten mixed reviews in terms of...

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Is 'Gravity' Even That Good? Why You Might Not Leave The Cinema Happy

By Jack de Aguilar | 7th November 2013

For all the hyperbole, Gravity certainly has a lot to live up to. And the first thing to say is that, visually, the film is as stunning as people are saying. But it’s not the...

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The Stars Shine For 'Gravity': Celebs Tweet Their Excitement For Alfonso Cuaron's Space Thriller

By Lauren James | 7th November 2013

As if emphatic reviews weren't enough to propel Alfonso Cuarón's heart-racing 3D space thriller, Gravity, to the top of the box office charts, now celebrities are doing their bit to provide the movie with some...

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Sandra Bullock: Gravity Made Me Want To Scream

7th November 2013

Sandra Bullock says filming 'Gravity' made her scream inside.The actress has admitted shooting Alfonso Cuarón's space disaster thriller left her feeling extremely ''uncomfortable'', but she was able to channel her discomfort into making her astronaut...

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Sandra Bullock: Gravity Reignited My Passion

6th November 2013

Sandra Bullock says 'Gravity' reignited her passion for filmmaking.The Oscar-winning actress puts on an acting tour-de-force in the new space thriller directed by Alfonso Cuaron, and she admits the gripping flick made her fall in...

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China: "Alright, Nasa, You Can Have Your Moment With 'Gravity'"

By Jack de Aguilar | 14th October 2013

Alfonso Cuaron’s Gravity has been one of the year’s most successful films, both fiscally and critically. Since debuting at the Venice Film Festival, the movie has accrued a 97% rating on, and grabbed $91m...

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'Gravity' Maintains Box Office Stronghold As 'Captain Phillips' Sails Into Second

By Lauren James | 14th October 2013

Space thriller Gravity has dominated the American box office rankings for the second consecutive weekend. The last weekend (from 11th Oct.) saw the Alfonso Cuarón-directed film rake in an estimated $44.3m (£27.7m), according to BBC...

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A Week In Movies: Mitty Premieres In New York, Gravity Lands In London, Radcliffe Talks Ginsberg, Frankenstein Teases

By Rich Cline | 11th October 2013

Ben Stiller's remake of the 1947 classic premiered at the New York Film Festival this week, with Stiller and costars Kristin Wiig and Adam Scott in attendance. The film, about a mild-mannered office worker with...

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Sandra Bullock: Alfonso CuaróN Gave Me Everything

10th October 2013

Sandra Bullock says 'Gravity' director Alfonso Cuarón ''gave me everything.''The 49-year-old actress who stars as engineer Dr. Ryan Stone in the new film was delighted to have been given a part in the thriller...

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Curaon's 'Gravity' Confidence Vindicated By $100 Box Office, Finally A Sci-fi Oscar?

By Jack de Aguilar | 10th October 2013

Since Gravity’s debut at the Venice Film festival, the critics have been raving. The film’s plot – its substance – combined with the sheer delights that come with its cinematography and special effects have lead...

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Alfonso Cuaron Reveals How 'Gravity' Was Very Nearly, Rubbish

By Jack de Aguilar | 9th October 2013

Studio pressure is one of the biggest movie killers out there. It can strip the creative power away from a director, making the final piece a pandering mess. But Alfonso Cuaron – whose film Gravity...

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Quentin Tarantino's Top 10 Movies Of 2013 (So Far)

By Michael West | 8th October 2013

Movie buffs have begun to anticipate Quentin Tarantino's Top 10 movies lists in recent years. The legendary director's run-down of his favorite movies of the year has made for interesting reading in recent years and...

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The Box Office Gods Proved Kind To 'Gravity' Over The Weekend, But Was It All Just Good Marketing?

By Victoria Pavlova | 7th October 2013

The critics love Gravity. Moviegoers love Gravity. Given these two facts, it’s no wonder that Alfonso Cuaron’s dizzying space thrill-ride easily topped the weekend box office in an otherwise fairly uneventful season. The movie was...

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'Gravity's' Pull Is Irresistible As Cuaron's 3d Space Thriller Sets Box Office Record

By Jack de Aguilar | 7th October 2013

As we foresaw – alongside a number of commentators – in our box office preview last Friday, Alfonso Cuaron’s Gravity topped the box office on the second October weekend, posting record figures along the way....

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