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Moore Outraged Over Foie Gras

5th November 2009

SIR ROGER MOORE has stepped up his battle with a U.K. department store which sells foie gras by filming an ad blasting the controversial French delicacy.The former Bond actor, a long-time animal lover, has previously...

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Moore Yearns For A Simple Life

5th November 2009

Millionaire former BOND star SIR ROGER MOORE has tired of fame and fortune - insisting he gets "spoilt rotten" when he tries to go about his daily life.The veteran actor has enjoyed a stellar five-decade...

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Movie Reviews Where The Wild Things Are

16th October 2009

Maurice Sendak's Where the Wild Things Are has been expanded from a nine-sentence, 37-page-long children's book filled mostly with his drawings ("the easiest prereview homework ever," Lisa Kennedy of the Denver Post remarked) to a...

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Orlando Bloom's Unicef Role

12th October 2009

Orlando Bloom has been appointed a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador.The Hollywood actor was given the title today (12.10.09) by the United Nations Children's Fund in recognition of his work and commitment to the rights of children...

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Movie Reviews Couples Retreat

9th October 2009

It's probably a good thing that Couples Retreat has the weekend to itself as the only movie opening wide. Critics are saying that the only thing funny about this romantic comedy are a few one-liners...

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Movie Reviews Zombieland

2nd October 2009

Clearly Zombieland is not the kind of movie Roger Ebert can sink his teeth into. "Vampires make a certain amount of sense to me, but zombies not so much. What's their purpose?" He asks, in...

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Three New Films Arrive D.o.d. At Box Office

28th September 2009

Three films making their debut at the box office this weekend all flopped, while last week's winner held on to its crown. The three films were Disney's Surrogates , which earned just $15 million; MGM's...

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Movie Reviews Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatbals

18th September 2009

Roger Ebert doesn't really review Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs in the Chicago Sun-Times today. He sort of provides a quick digest of the indigestible things going on in the animated movie. But he...

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Movie Reviews Sorority Row

14th September 2009

Sorority Row , another film that was not screened for critics in advance, wound up with the sort of reviews that justified the decision. The Los Angeles Times called up retired second-string critic Kevin Thomas...

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Moore Eyes Dr Who Role

4th September 2009

BOND legend SIR ROGER MOORE is vying for a guest spot on DR WHO - after learning his 007 protege TIMOTHY DALTON has landed a part in a forthcoming Christmas special.Dalton, who took over the...

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Moore Never Discussed Bond With Niven

2nd September 2009

SIR ROGER MOORE never talked about JAMES BOND with his close pal DAVID NIVEN - even though both actors played 007.Moore enjoyed a 12-year run as the superspy between 1973 and 1985, but his late...

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Movie Reviews X-games 3d The Movie

25th August 2009

X-Games 3D The Movie may be the first 3D movie of the season to fall flat. Sure, it's nice to see skateboards flying into your face and dirt kicked off the screen, Roger Moore wrote...

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Movie Reviews Inglourious Basterds

24th August 2009

There is something about Quentin Tarrantino's work that polarizes both his audiences in general and film critics in particular. Never was that fact more evident than it is with his latest film, Inglourious Basterds, in...

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Movie Reviews The Goods Live Hard, Sell Hard

17th August 2009

What hath Airplane and all those gag-a-second movies of the 1980s ultimately wrought? Well, apparently, according to the critics, The Goods Live Hard, Sell Hard. The movie, and the jokes, move at such break-neck speed...

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Movie Revies Aliens In The Attic

3rd August 2009

Aliens in the Attic , which was not pre-screened for critics, got mostly ho-hum reviews from them over the weekend. Peter Hartlaub's review in the San Francisco Chronicle was typical "It's doubtful that many people...

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Movie Reviews Funny People

31st July 2009

Judd Apatow's third R-rated comedy, Funny People, is not your usual Judd Apatow R-rated comedy, many critics are pointing out. It concerns a stand-up comedian played by Adam Sandler who learns that he he has...

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Movie Reviews Harry Potter And The Half-blood Prince

14th July 2009

Ordinarily reviews count for little when it comes to movie attendance these days. However, a laudable review by the official Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano may count for a lot, especially in Catholic countries. The newspaper...

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Movie Reviews Brüno

10th July 2009

Talk about "mixed reviews!" Not only do those for BrŁno from the major critic range from disgusted scorn to ecstatic praise but those sentiments can sometimes be found in individual reviews. For example, take Roger...

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Movie Reviews Public Enemies

1st July 2009

With Public Enemies , Michael Mann has delivered a drama about a gangster whose name does not end in a vowel that has drawn the kind of praise from critics that they had previously reserved...

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Movie Reviews My Sister's Keeper

26th June 2009

Warner Bros.' My Sister's Keeper , directed by Nick Cassavetes, could very well prove to be a bigger contender against the Transformers sequel (the New York Post' s Lou Lumenick calls it "sacrificial counter-programming") at...

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Movie Reviews Transformers Revenge Of The Fallen

23rd June 2009

Reviews rarely come more caustic than the early ones for Transformers Revenge of the Fallen -- even from critics who had had nice things to say about the original. For example, Claudia Puig in USA...

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Movie Reviews Imagine That

12th June 2009

Poor Eddie Murphy. Not only is just about every industry observer predicting that there is little commercial appeal for his latest movie, Imagine That , but several critics are dismissing it with the cruelest of...

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Moore Demands End To Child Sex Abuse

3rd June 2009

Former JAMES BOND star SIR ROGER MOORE has demanded officials around the world put a stop to the sexual exploitation of children - by pursuing paedophiles across international borders.The 81 year old was speaking in...

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The Things They Say 12269

18th May 2009

"When you're as bad a husband as I am, changing households every decade or so, you tend to leave memorabilia behind." SIR ROGER MOORE lost a lot of possessions during his three failed marriages....

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The Things They Say 12177

9th May 2009

"I'm not sure if I think of myself as a style icon. I always like to wear a tie - they hold your neck in when you reach my age." Former BOND star SIR ROGER...

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The Things They Say 12144

6th May 2009

"I think I'm far too lazy to consider working those long days with those early starts. Mind you, if they had a character in something like (medical drama) Casualty who would be in bed all...

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The Things They Say 11867

10th April 2009

"We met over the gambling table. I used to play with (BOND producers) CUBBY (BROCCOLI) and HARRY (SALTZMAN) and I always let them win, because I knew I'd have the chance to get it back...

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The Things They Say 11584

10th March 2009

"MICHAEL is a great authority on almost everything. To walk with him through country lanes is amazing as he'll tell you the name of every plant and shrub." One of SIR ROGER MOORE's fondest memories...

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Moore Scarred By Bird Killing

10th March 2009

Former JAMES BOND star SIR ROGER MOORE formed a lifelong opposition to bloodsports after killing a bird as a child. The 81-year-old actor "murdered" a swallow in his youth and is still haunted by the incident...

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Movie Reviews Street Fighter The Legend Of Chun-li

2nd March 2009

Not screening Street Fighter The Legend of Chun-Li for critics did not protect the film against failure at the box office this past weekend. The film eventually took in just $4.6 million. Sam Adams, who...

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