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Moore Wins Foie Gras Battle With Top British Store

JAMES BOND star SIR ROGER MOORE is celebrating after persuading bosses at a British department store to remove foie gras from their fancy restaurant menu.Harvey Nichols chiefs were urged to take action by the former...

Movie Reviews For Colored People

In her review in the New York Times Manohla Dargis describes the challenges Tyler Perry faced in bringing Ntozake Shange's acclaimed play, For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf , to...

Movie Reviews Due Date

Virtually every critic is comparing Due Date with director Todd Phillips's last movie, The Hangover . This one is funny, most of them conclude; it's just not as funny. "The movie probably contains enough laughs...

Roger Moore: '23rd Bond Should Be Humorous'

Roger Moore wants the next James Bond film to be humorous.The British actor - who played the spy in seven films from 1973 to 1985 - believes the last outing of Bond in 'Quantum of...

Moore Calls For Humorous Bond Movies

SIR ROGER MOORE is calling on movie bosses to inject "a little humour" into the next JAMES BOND movie - because QUANTUM OF SOLACE was too serious.Daniel Craig made his second outing as 007 in...

Movie Review Saw Vii 3d

Like its predecessors, Saw VII 3D was not screened in advance for most critics. But Roger Moore, who reviews movies for the Orlando Sentinel and the Knight Ridder Tribune news service, managed to get a...

Movie Reviews Paranormal Activity 2

Roger Ebert in the Chicago Sun-Times calls Paranormal Activity 2 "an efficient delivery system for Gotcha! Moments," which he describes as those moments in a movie "when something is sudden, loud and scary." The dialogue...

Tom Jones Was Almost Bond

Sir Tom Jones almost landed the role of James Bond.The Welsh singer has revealed how Cubby Broccoli - who produced the action film franchise - seriously considered casting him as the iconic British spy, but...

Moore's Emotional Tribute To Curtis

Former BOND star SIR ROGER MOORE choked back tears as he paid tribute to his close pal, Hollywood legend TONY CURTIS, on Thursday (30Sep10).The veteran actor passed away at his home in Las Vegas on...

Movie Reviews Wall Street Money Never Sleeps

Money may never sleep, but that may not be the case when it comes to the audience watching Wall Street Money Never Sleeps , several critics suggest. "Greed is boring," writes Mick LaSalle in the...

Movie Reviews Devil

Devil , which was not screened for critics, was ignored by most of the major ones over the weekend, many of whom were winding up their coverage of the Toronto Film Festival. Those in the...

Movie Reviews The Last Exorcism

Compared with the no-budget likes of The Blair Witch Project and Paranormal Activity , The Last Exorcism , which cost $2 million to make, is a spendthrift affair. For the most part, critics aren't impressed....

Movie Reviews Piranha 3d

(Updated) Ordinarily a studio either decides to screen a horror film for the critics -- or, more usually, it does not. But The Weinstein Co. took a different tack with Piranha 3D it screened the...

Movie Reviews Step Up 3d

Critics are stepping on the toes of the Step Up 3D filmmakers. Sure, there's plenty of over-produced dance sequences, some of them say, but they all seem like interruptions of the story (what there is...

Moore Pays Tribute To Mankiewicz

BOND legend SIR ROGER MOORE has paid tribute to Hollywood's TOM MANKIEWICZ, calling the 007 screenwriter a "wonderful man" and a "great friend".Mankiewicz passed away aged 68 at his home in Los Angeles on Friday...

Movie Reviews Charlie St. Cloud

The box-office fate of Charlie St. Cloud probably hinges on the current status of 22-year-old Zac Efron as a teen idol. The former High School Musical star has probably been eclipsed by the Twilight stars,...

Movie Reviews Cats & Dogs The Revenge Of Kitty Galore

Three new movies make their debut at the box office this weekend, and, judging from the reviews, they're not likely to pose any obstacle to Inception 's retaining its position as the No. 1 film....

Movie Reviews Salt

Salt , starring Angelina Jolie, is being described by critics as an "action thriller." Their reviews indicate that the emphasis should be placed on the "action." The film moves with such speed, they say, that...

Movie Reviews Despicable Me

Many of Roger Ebert's recent reviews have amounted to a campaign against 3D. His review of Despicable Me is no exception. After giving the film a positive review, he writes "The sad thing," Ebert writes,...

Moore Complains Over Actors' Accents

Former JAMES BOND star SIR ROGER MOORE has accused British TV bosses of phasing out "proper English" accents in favour of regional dialects.The well-spoken actor reveals his daughter Deborah, who followed her father into showbusiness,...

Pierce Brosnan Doesn't Want Bond Back

Pierce Brosnan has no desire to play James Bond again.The 56-year-old actor - who appeared as the iconic British spy in 'GoldenEye', 'Tomorrow Never Dies', 'The World Is Not Enough' and 'Die Another Day'before being...

Movie Reviews The A-team

The A-Team doesn't get a single A from any of the leading critics. In fact, it gets an F from a lot of them. It's "an incomprehensible mess," writes Roger Ebert in the Chicago Sun-Times...

Movie Reviews Shrek Forever After

Although DreamWorks Animation is billing Shrek Forever After as "the final chapter," several critics are suggesting that it really amounts to the equivalent a perfunctory, unnecessary epilogue. As Joe Morgenstern puts it in the Wall...

Movie Reviews Robin Hood

Ridley Scott's Robin Hood opened the Cannes Film Festival Wednesday night, and there were arrows flying everywhere -- most of them let loose by critics. They are upset that there is no dashing, romantic hero...

Movie Reviews Iron Man 2

Most initial reviews of Marvel Entertainment's Iron Man 2 , while not totally corrosive, are not exactly glowing either. Most critics suggest that Robert Downey Jr. delivers another splendid performance and that they would have...

Movie Reviews The Losers

The "losers" in The Losers are a kind of Dirty Dozen team who must first do battle with the critics. Their mission, writes Kyle Smith in the New York Post , is "to drop idiotic...

Brosnan 'Never Nailed' Bond

Former JAMES BOND star PIERCE BROSNAN fears he let down 007 fans, because he never lived up to his iconic predecessors SIR SEAN CONNERY and SIR ROGER MOORE.Brosnan played the superspy four times before he...

Pierce Brosnan Never 'Nailed' Bond

Pierce Brosnan never "nailed" James Bond.The 56-year-old actor, who played the British spy in four instalments of the movie franchise, feels his performances suffered because he couldn't forget how previous actors had portrayed 007.Pierce -...

Movie Reviews Letters To God

How, you may rightly (or righteously) ask, could critics be cruel to a movie based on the true-life account of an eight-year-old child stricken with cancer who writes letters to God? Well, in the case...

A New Box-office Champ (But Does Anyone Know His Name?)

By Zeus! Sam Worthington has suddenly become the demigod star of the 21st century. After all, not only did his performance in Avatar produce all-time box-office records, but he has just set another record in...

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