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'August: Osage County' Reviews Preoccupied With Adaptation Issues

By Elinor Cosgrave | 11th January 2014

August: Osage County appears to have all the qualities needed to make a movie to combat January blues: a stellar cast, strong female characters and enough gentle humour to rival a Richard Curtis script. But...

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Johnny Depp Goes Blonde For 'Mortdecai' Art Dealer Role [Pictures]

By Lauren James | 4th December 2013

Johnny Depp has been spotted on the set of the upcoming crime movie Mordecai sporting a brutally waxed moustache, slicked blonde hair and a dashing three-piece suit complete with pocket handkerchief.Johnny Depp Goes For A...

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Hugh Jackman Reminds Us All Why We Should Wear Sunscreen After Having Skin Cancer Cells Removed

By Joe Wilde | 24th November 2013

Hugh Jackman had his wife to thank after a he discovered an unusual growth protruding from his nose. The actor revealed earlier this week that he had a cancer spot removed from his nose, sharing...

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Don Cheadle To Play Miles Davis In 'Kill The Trumpet Player' Gangster Jazz Film

By Lauren James | 14th November 2013

Don Cheadle is set to play jazz legend Miles Davis in an upcoming film focussing on the trumpeter's "silent period" alongside Ewan McGregor and Zoe Saldana. Though Cheadle has stressed that the movie will not...

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Lynne Ramsay Sued By Movie Bosses After Ditching Natalie Portman Western

By Joe Wilde | 7th November 2013

Lynne Ramsay is being taken to court by the producers of the oft-troubled Western Jane Got Her Gun, starring (supposedly at least) Natalie Portman. Ramsay walked out on the project a day before shooting was...

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'August: Osage County' May Have Ending Change After Tiff Grumbles

By Lauren James | 11th September 2013

After premiering at this week's Toronto International Film Festival, it has been speculated that the ending of the Meryl Streep-starring August: Osage County could be changed ahead of its wide release late this winter. Director...

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A Week In News: Miley's Wrecking Ball, Jurassic World And Arsenio's Back!

By Michael West | 11th September 2013

Wrecking Ball: Hurtling through the pop world this week like a.well, wrecking ball, is of course Miss Miley Cyrus. The 20-year-old, who's been mired in controversy over the past few weeks, has turned things up...

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'August: Osage County' In Toronto: Why This Darkly Funny Drama Won't Win Oscar Hearts [Trailer + Pictures]

By Lauren James | 11th September 2013

August: Osage County premiered at this week's Toronto International Film Festival to a storm of excitement from early critics and Oscar nudging. However, a few days later the dust has settled around John Wells' adaptation...

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'August: Osage County' Premieres At Tiff: How Did The Adaptation Of The Play About Strong Women Fare?

By Lauren James | 10th September 2013

John Wells' August: Osage County adaptation premiered last night at the Toronto International Film Festival after years of being performed as a Pulitzer Prize-winning Tracy Letts play. The movie boasts a star-studded caast, including Meryl...

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Time To Rearrange Oscars Thoughts? 'August: Osage County' Impresses Without Stunning [Trailer + Pictures]

By Jack de Aguilar | 10th September 2013

With an all-star cast – an overused but truly relevant phrase for this film – and a hit, Pulitzer Prize-winning Broadway stage play providing the architecture, August: Osage County looked to be nailed on for...

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Peter Capaldi, The First 'Doctor Who' With An Oscar. Oh, You Didn't Know?

By Michael West | 15th August 2013

Peter Capaldi is a modest man. You'd never hear him boasting about winning an Oscar. Yep, the Glasgow-born actor, named as the new Time Lord last week, has more in his locker than the foul-mouthed...

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Ewan Mcgregor Almost Fools Us All With Drastic New Make-over

By Joe Wilde | 22nd May 2013

Ewan McGregor is a well-known motorcycle enthusiast, so maybe thats what gave him away when he stepped out of a Beverley Hills salon this week looking almost unrecognisable. The actor, known for his ginger-blonde hair,...

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August: Osage County Unites A Stellar Cast Of Actors, Headed By Meryl Streep

By Victoria Pavlova | 10th May 2013

The trailer for August: Osage County hit the airwaves today and, if you didn’t know that was a film you wanted to see, you should now. Generally, just the presence of Meryl Streep on the...

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A Week In Movies:carell, Buscemi And Carrey Get Magical, Danny Boyle Back With Ewan Mcgregor And A First Glimpse Of Bling Ring

By Staff Writer | 16th March 2013

The big global release this week is the comedy pastiche The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, starring Steve Carell, Steve Buscemi, Jim Carrey and Alan Arkin as Las Vegas musicians in a battle between old-school illusions and...

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Trainspotting Sequel: Will Ewan Mcgregor Return? (And Other Questions)

By Michael West | 11th March 2013

Ewan McGregor's Renton famously announced that he hadn't "felt that good since Archie Gemmill scored against Holland in 1978!" in Danny Boyle's classic Trainspotting in 1996. Now, two decades later, we could find ourselves checking...

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'Jack The Giant Slayer' Struggles To Topple Budget Deficit Despite No.1 Spot

By Contributor | 4th March 2013

Don’t be fooled by the appearance of the US Box Office charts, it was not a good weekend for the film topping the list, Jack The Giant Slayer.The Bryan Singer tale stars Ewan McGregor and...

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Fi, Fi, Foe, Thumping: 'Jack The Giant Slayer' Bombs At The Box Office

By Michael West | 4th March 2013

Warner Brothers were punished for their bizarre release date and dodgy marketing for 'Jack The Giant Slayer' this weekend, taking just $28 million at the box-office despite analysts predicting more than double that. The movie...

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Ewan Mcgregor Has Age Concern

30th January 2013

Ewan McGregor is worried about getting old.'The Impossible' actor has revealed he was in a panic about turning 40 in 2011, but has now calmed down and embraced his older and wiser self.In an interview...

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Hot Tickets! This Weekend's Us Movie Releases, Zero Dark Thirty, Gangster Squad,

By Jack de Aguilar | 11th January 2013

Three films on opposite spectrums of the genre-scale go head-to-head for your hard earned cash this weekend; taut political thriller Zero Dark Thirty, 'cool' action flick Gangster Squad and heart warming drama, The Impossible all...

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Inside The Music Of The Impossible

By Jack de Aguilar | 6th January 2013

While Naomi Watts profits from her performance in The Impossible with nominations in both the Golden Globes and the Screen Actors' Guild Awards, the film's undercurrent - the score - could be a favourite to...

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Must See Movie Of The Week? Critics Impressed By The Impossible

By Hayley Avron | 4th January 2013

The Impossible is fast becoming the must-see movie of the week.Starring Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor as a couple separated by a tsunami as they holiday with their children in Thailand. Based on the real-life...

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At The Movies: The Impossible Review Roundup

By Jack de Aguilar | 3rd January 2013

When The Impossible - a disaster movie starring Ewan McGregor - was announced, the film community sighed. Written off as a box office failure; the critics waiting to pounce, it would appear that director Juan...

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The Impossible: Is Ewan Mcgregor Finally Getting The Praise He Deserves?

By Michael West | 3rd January 2013

Ewan McGregor's stunning turn in Juan Antonio Bayona's The Impossible is being lauded by critics left, right and center, with some suggesting it may be the Scottish actor's finest turn since Trainspotting. Of course, the...

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Underwater Drama As Stunt Goes Wrong For The Impossible's Naomi Watts

By Hayley Avron | 2nd January 2013

Naomi Watts feared for her life when a stunt she was filming in The Impossible went wrong. The incident occured when she was filming an underwater stunt, for the movie, which tells the tale of...

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Highlights Of The New Year Honours List: Stella Mccartney, Quentin Blake, And Ewan Mcgregor

By Lorna Greville  | 31st December 2012

While honours lists have repeatedly come under contention by those who have refused their offered accolades, being included in the list and being made a Knight, a Dame, or the like, is undoubtedly one that...

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Kate Bush, Ewan Mcgregor And The Stars Of Team Gb To Be Recognised In New Years Honours

By Joe Wilde | 29th December 2012

The Queen has chosen to honour those from the world of sport over most others with this year's New Years honours list, following a year of immense success by Britain during this Olympic world -...

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Ewan Mcgregor Talks 'The Impossible' And The Cursed Film

By Lorna Greville  | 28th December 2012

Ewan McGregor's films are almost always something to be excited about, with a bibliography including Star Wars, Moulin Rouge!, and Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (let's forget all about Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang)....

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Is The Impossible A New Kind Of Disaster Movie?

By Lorna Greville  | 27th December 2012

It is becoming more and more popular practice to make movies about recent history. Kathryn Bigelow has successfully made films about the American-Middle East conflicts in Zero Dark Thirty and The Hurt Locker, while this...

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Hot Tickets! Us Movie Releases: Will Tom Cruise Make Or Break 'Jack Reacher'? Is 'This Is 40' As Good As 'Knocked Up'?

By Hayley Avron | 21st December 2012

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is riding high in the US box office charts (way higher than its nearest competitor, Rise of the Guardians) this week and it’s unlikely that will change, though there are...

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The Brits Are Coming! Ewan Mcgregor And Emily Blunt Score Golden Globe Nominations

By Michael West | 14th December 2012

Several British stars scored Golden Globe nominations on Friday morning (December 14, 2012), with Tom Hooper's Les Miserables looking the UK's best hope of scoring a statuette. The musical is in the running for Best...

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