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Frank Finlay Dead At 89

The Oscar-nominated star of films like Othello and The Three Musketeers passed away on Saturday (30Jan16). A message on his website reads: "We are very saddened to announce that Frank died today...

Richard Lester Gives Acting Verdict On The Beatles

Moviemaker Richard Lester has opened up about his time shooting films with The Beatles in the 1960s, branding Sir Paul Mccartney too enthusiastic to act.The Superman Ii director helmed the Fab Four's first big screen...

Beatles Film Director To Be Honoured In Los Angeles

Richard Lester, the man behind the Beatles' film success, is to receive a career achievement award from the Los Angeles Film Critics Association.The 81 year old, who directed A Hard Day's Night and Help!, will...

Lester Receives Bfi Fellowship

A Hard Day's Night director Richard Lester has received the coveted Fellowship Award from the British Film Institute (Bfi).Lester, best known for his work with The Beatles in the 1960s, was presented with the Bfi's...

Hugely Different Superman Ii Cut Restores Lost Brando Footage

SUPERMAN II will be released in a radically different form this month (NOV06), as the director who was fired midway through filming has finally been given the chance to unveil his vision over a quarter...

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