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'Robocop' Reboot Trailer Introduces New Justice System

By Nick Hill | 6th September 2013

The Robocop reboot trailer has just hit the web and the revised, futuristic action film has already indicated differences from the original 1987 film. Joel Kinnaman stars as police officer Alex James Murphy, who eventually...

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Taylor Swift Remains Quiet On 'The Secret Service' Role. Singer Yet To Confirm Role In Film

By Joe Wilde | 4th September 2013

Rumour has it that Taylor Swift will be making the leap on to the big screen in the upcoming British spy caper The Secret Service, with the country-tinged pop starlet apparently due to fill in...

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Taylor Swift Lands Role In Spy Film

3rd September 2013

Taylor Swift has offered a part in forthcoming spy film 'The Secret Service'.The 23-year-old star was a ''natural'' on screen, and is the latest big name to land a role in director Matthew Vaughn's new...

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James Spader Cast In The Avengers: Age Of Ultron

30th August 2013

James Spader has been cast in 'The Avengers: Age of Ultron'.The 53-year-old actor has been signed up to play the titular villain Ultron - a crazed robot who develops a god complex and wants to...

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Jessica Alba To Star In Barely Lethal

28th August 2013

Jessica Alba is set to star in 'Barely Lethal' with Hailee Steinfeld.The 'Sin City' actress has signed on for a villainous role in the new action movie, which will also star Samuel L. Jackson, according...

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Why Wong Kar Wai's 'The Grandmaster' Could Storm The Oscars [Trailer]

By Michael West | 21st August 2013

Wong Kar Wai's The Grandmaster? Chances are, you haven't heard of it. As the Academy were preparing to decorate Ben Affleck and his Argo team in January, the acclaimed Chinese filmmaker was about to kick...

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Robert De Niro Celebrates 70th With Famous Friends

19th August 2013

Robert De Niro celebrated his 70th birthday with a host of famous friends, including Christopher Walken, Keith Richards and Harvey Keitel.The Hollywood icon reached the landmark age on Saturday (17.08.13) and to mark the occasion...

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Adele Planning Her Move Into Acting: Singer Signs Up For Villainous Role In New Spy Film

By Joe Wilde | 13th August 2013

Adele is apparently set to be the next singer to make the inevitable move in front for the cameras after reportedly being cast in the upcoming action film The Secret Service. The singer has reportedly...

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'Secret Service' To Serve As Adele's Acting Debut

By Victoria Pavlova | 12th August 2013

Adele couldn’t have chosen a much better way to kick off her acting career – the soulful singer will star in a movie, directed by X-Men: First Class and Layer Cake director Matthew Vaughn. Not...

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Adele To Take Up Acting? Singer Rumoured For 'Secret Service' Role

By Jack de Aguilar | 12th August 2013

Adele has already proved to everyone she can sing; millions of records sold sorts that one out. But now, having provided the sountrack for the world’s most successful spy movie – Skyfall – Adele is...

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Joss Whedon Says He Will Film 'Agents Of S.h.i.e.l.d.' His Way

By Joe Wilde | 5th August 2013

In the superhero show where none of the main characters have superpowers of their own, the upcoming Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. already looks like it has executive producer Joss Whedon's distinctive fingerprint all over it. The...

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David Beckham Offered Movie Role

3rd August 2013

David Beckham has been approached to play a bad guy in a new movie.The retired soccer star - who announced he was quitting the sport earlier this year - has been asked by Colin Firth...

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Samuel L. Jackson Set For The Secret Service

2nd August 2013

Samuel L. Jackson will play the villain in 'The Secret Service'.'The Avengers' actor has landed a leading role opposite Colin Firth in Matthew Vaughn's latest comic book adaptation, which is based on Mark Millar and...

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Avengers 2 Villain Will 'Juice Things Up'

1st August 2013

Joss Whedon says new 'Avengers' villain Ultron will ''juice things up''.The director recently revealed the highly anticipated sequel to his 2012 superhero team-up movie will be called 'The Avengers: Age of Ultron', and he believes...

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Aaron Taylor-johnson Confirms Avengers Talks

30th July 2013

Aaron Taylor-Johnson has confirmed he's held talks with Joss Whedon about starring in 'The Avengers: Age of Ultron'. The 23-year-old actor looks set to take on the role of Quicksilver - known for his superhuman...

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Captain America Stars Talk Comic-con At Comic-con

By Jack de Aguilar | 22nd July 2013

Captain America: The Winter Soldier was one of the many geek franchises to enjoy Comic-Con this weekend. The film’s stars, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson and Samuel L. Jackson were happy to talk about the film,...

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'Oldboy' Remake: Everything You Need To Know [Trailer + Pictures]

By Jack de Aguilar | 12th July 2013

Spike Lee’s Oldboy remake is finally gathering the momentum it deserves with a brand new trailer following the harrowing poster we were treated to not so long ago. Following what felt like years of stuttering,...

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Hammer-wielding Josh Brolin Wants Revenge In Spike Lee's 'Oldboy' [Trailer]

By Michael West | 11th July 2013

The first red-band trailer for Spike Lee's remake of Park Chan-wook's classic and disturbing movie Oldboy has rolled out online, featuring all the hammer-centric bloody revenge of the original. Josh Brolin plays a man abducted...

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Samuel L. Jackson: Hollywood Can Be Sleazy

6th July 2013

Samuel L Jackson says Hollywood can be sleazy.The 'Django Unchained' actor - who has appeared in over 140 films, including 'Star Wars' and 'The Avengers' - revealed that there is a lot of backstabbing...

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Friday Is Movie Day At San Diego Comic-con

5th July 2013

The Friday program at San Diego Comic-Con is a geek’s dream come true. The day kicks off with panels for “The World’s End” at 10AM and the upcoming Veronica Mars movie, at 11.15. For non-Marshmallows...

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Bet Awards 2013: Who Were The Winners?

By Elinor Cosgrave | 1st July 2013

The BET Awards were held on Sunday (30th June 2013) at the Nokia Theater in L.A. This year, artists who achieved awards included Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Miguel, Drake and Charlie Wilson. Charlie Wilson, pictured at...

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George Lucas Marries Mellody Hobson At Skywalker Ranch

26th June 2013

George Lucas married his girlfriend of seven years at Skywalker Ranch over the weekend. The 'Star Wars' filmmaker wed Mellody Hobson at an intimate gathering that took place at his movie ranch and workplace, which...

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George Lucas' New Wife Mellody Hobson Is A Success In Her Own Right

By Lauren James | 25th June 2013

Star Wars creator George Lucas and businesswoman Mellody Hobson tied the knot in a Californian ceremony last weekend that was described as "beautiful" by celeb guests including Samuel L. Jackson and Ron Howard. Hobson did...

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George Lucas Weds Long-time Sweetheart

By Lauren James | 24th June 2013

George Lucas, the creator of Star Wars and Indiana Jones tied the knot with his girlfriend of seven years, Mellody Hobson. According to sources speaking with People magazine, the wedding took place on Saturday (22nd...

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George Lucas Weds For Second Time

24th June 2013

George Lucas has married his girlfriend of seven years.The 'Star Wars' film-maker wed Mellody Hobson over the weekend and the star-studded event reportedly took place at the Peninsula Hotel in Chicago, Illinois. Among those on...

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Tributes Flood In For James Gandolfini

20th June 2013

Tributes have flooded in for the late James Gandolfini. The 'Sopranos' actor unexpectedly passed away from a suspected heart attack while on holiday in Italy with his teenage son, Michael. Many Hollywood actors have since...

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Samuel L. Jackson Auditioned Drunk

17th June 2013

Samuel L. Jackson has revealed he would turn up to auditions stinking of alcohol.The 64-year-old star - who is known for his roles in 'Pulp Fiction', 'Star Wars' and 'Django Unchained' - is one of...

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Samuel L. Jackson Offers Up Day Out With Fan As Part Of Online Fundraiser

7th June 2013

Samuel L. Jackson has launched a new crowdsourcing charity fundraiser by offering up a day out with him as a prize to one lucky donor.The Pulp Fiction star will lunch with the fan in...

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Glenn Close To Play Top Cop In Marvel's 'Guardians Of The Galaxy'

By Michael West | 30th May 2013

Well this is a surprising casting, though one that sort of makes a ton of sense. According to the, Marvel Studios has landed Oscar winning actress Glenn Close to play a major new role...

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Glenn Close For Guardians Of The Galaxy?

30th May 2013

Glenn Close is in talks to star in 'Guardians Of The Galaxy'.The '101 Dalmatians' actress is reportedly in negotiations to star as a leader of intergalactic space patrol Nova Corp in James Gunn's Marvel film,...

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