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Positive Reviews Ahead Of 'The Knick' Premiere On Cinemax

By Ed Biggs | 7th August 2014

All eyes are on the upcoming series ‘The Knick’ ahead of its premiere on US television tomorrow evening. The period medical drama features the likes of Clive Owen and Andre Holland and is directed by...

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Channing Tatum Writes 'Magic Mike' Roadtrip Sequel Under Gaze Of Mcconaughey Bust

By Lauren James | 11th February 2014

Channing Tatum has confirmed that a Magic Mike sequel is in the works by posting a photo of himself, pen and paper in hand, looking at a plaster bust of fellow actor Matthew McConaughey. Tatum,...

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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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Channing Tatum To Produce Broadway Adaptation Of Magic Mike

By Victoria Pavlova | 26th July 2013

There’s no denying the success of Magic Mike – for whatever reason, the film, which was made for just $7 million, out of Channing Tatum and Steven Soderbergh’s own pockets, went on to make $167...

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Meet Robert Downey Jr, Forbes' Highest Paid Actor In The World

By Michael West | 17th July 2013

Robert Downey Jr, the star of The Avengers and Iron Man 3 - two of the biggest grossing movies in history, has been named Forbes' highest paid actor on the planet with annual estimated earnings...

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'The Wolf Of Wall Street' Trailer: Could It Finally Be Leonardo Dicaprio's Time? [Trailer And Pictures]

By Michael West | 17th June 2013

Wow, this one looks pretty damn good doesn't it? The Wolf of Wall Street trailer, starring Leonardo DiCaprio as stockbroker Jordan Belfort, exploded onto the internet on Sunday (June 16, 2013) with tons of verve...

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Behind The Candelabra Reviews – Critics Fall In Love With Liberace Soderbergh’S Swansong

By Jack de Aguilar | 9th June 2013

Side Effects was supposed to be Steven Soderbergh’s last film, but the sequence of events that led it from being a TV movie to a fully fledged feature conspired in the director’s favor, as Behind...

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Behind The Candelabra: Denied An Oscar, Liberace Biopic Ignites Critics' Passion

By Lauren James | 7th June 2013

Liberace biopic, Behind The Candelabra, has been released today in UK cinemas today but due to troubles securing big-buck Hollywood funding, the glitteringly kitsch film will only be seen on TV in the US, making...

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Michael Douglas Cancer Remarks Denied, Newspaper Provides Audio [Listen]

By Michael West | 4th June 2013

The nature of Michael Douglas' cancer remarks have been cleared up by his spokesperson Allen Burry, though the Guardian newspaper is sticking by its story. On Monday 3 June, the newspaper published an interview with...

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Michael Douglas Says He Got Throat Cancer From Oral Sex, Doctors Say He Didn't

By Michael West | 3rd June 2013

Michael Douglas, the legendary American actor and star of Steven Soderbergh's new movie Behind The Candelabra, claims he got throat cancer through oral sex. When asked whether he regrets his years of heavy drinking and...

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A Week In Movies: The Hangover Saga Ends, The Hunger Games Cast Talk Catching Fire And Jennifer Aniston Plays A Stripper

By Staff Writer | 24th May 2013

The big global release this week is The Hangover Part III, and the cast has been jetting around the world for premieres in Los Angeles and London, where fans screamed at actors Bradley Cooper, Zach...

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Behind The Candelabra At Cannes 2013 – First Impressions

By Jack de Aguilar | 21st May 2013

Steven Soderbergh's Side Effects was supposed to be the inconstant director’s last film, but he’ll want Behind the Candelabra his biopic of the pianist and composer Liberace to be remembered as his last work. The...

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A Week In Movies: Cannes Film Festival Kicks Off, Coen Brothers' & James Franco Are Potential Award Winners, Michael Douglas Portrays Liberace In Behind The Candelabra And Much More!

By Staff Writer | 17th May 2013

The 66th Cannes Film Festival kicked off this week with the glittering red carpet premiere of The Great Gatsby, attended by filmmaker Bas Luhrmann and cast members Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, Carey Mulligan, Joel Edgerton...

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Michael Douglas Stuns As Liberace In 'Behind The Candelabra' [Trailer & Pictures]

By Michael West | 15th May 2013

Michael Douglas as Liberace in Behind The CandelabraSteven Soderbergh lands in sunny Cannes this week with his HBO movie Behind the Candelabra, a biopic of the flamboyant pianist Liberace, played by Michael Douglas. The American...

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Dark Rooms, Bans And Bolshy Women: How The Cannes Jury Choose The Palme D'or Winner

By Michael West | 15th May 2013

What it's like to sit on the jury at the Cannes Film Festival and have the power to present the director of the very best movie with the prestigious Palme d'Or? This year, Steven Spielberg,...

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Why Steven Soderbergh's Final Movie 'Side Effects' Could Well Be His Best

By Michael West | 7th March 2013

Steven Soderbergh has made no secret of the fact he is taking an indefinite break from the movie business to focus on his painting, though his parting gift - provocative thriller 'Side Effects' - may...

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Soderbergh's Side Effects Bounces Back From Box Office Disappointment To Leave Berlin Film Festival Purring

By Contributor | 13th February 2013

Steven Soderbergh’s Side Effects didn’t fair quite as well as hoped on its opening weekend on the US Box office charts, opening with $2.8 million takings on a weather-hit chart to languish behind critically derided...

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Box Office Roundup: How 'Identity Thief' Became The Biggest Movie Of 2013

By Michael West | 11th February 2013

Melissa McCarthy's latest comedy caper Identity Thief defied poor reviews and blizzard conditions to top the US box office with rather huge takings of $36.6 million during its opening weekend. The movie, about a mild-mannered...

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If Soderbergh's Bowing Out With 'Side Effects,' It's An Impressive Swansong

By Hayley Avron | 8th February 2013

Steven Soderbergh’s Side Effects stars Channing Tatum and Rooney Mara and is another fine example of Soderbergh’s masterful storytelling. Fans of Soderbergh will do well to relish this one as it may be his last....

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Steven Soderbergh Signs Off With 'Side Effects': But Does It Hit The Spot?

By Michael West | 7th February 2013

Steven Soderberg's psychological thriller Side Effects - his final movie before retiring from movie directing - is winning high praise from critics. The movie - boasting an all-star cast including Jude Law, Channing Tatum, Rooney...

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Steven Soderbergh Could Not Find Backing For Latest Film

By Victoria Pavlova | 5th January 2013

You’d think that in a season when we’ve seen a spaghetti western about slavery, a film about the hunt for Osama bin Laden, featuring graphic torture scenes, a fantasy adaptation and a musical adaptation, nothing...

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