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Samuel L Jackson 'Honoured' To Play Nick Fury

Samuel L. Jackson feels 'honoured' to play Nick Fury. The 66-year-old actor - who has starred as the comic book character in the 'Iron Man', 'Captain America' and 'Avengers' franchises - has confessed he is...

'The Hateful Eight': This Is What A Tarantino Western Looks Like [Pictures]

In case it wasn't clear already, Quentin Tarantino loves movies. He's talked on many occasions about his love for the Spaghetti-Western genre, which has led many people to wonder what a Tarantino-directed Spaghetti-Western would look...

Tilda Swinton Set For Doctor Strange Role

Tilda Swinton is in talks to star opposite Benedict Cumberbatch in 'Doctor Strange'.The 54-year-old actress is up for the role as The Ancient One, who is traditionally depicted as a man, in the Marvel Studios...

Colin Firth Learning To Sail

Colin Firth is learning to sail. The 'King's Speech' star is being taught how to captain his own boat in preparation for his latest movie role as Donald Crowhurst - a sailor who faked...

Music World Mourns B.b. King

The iconic performer passed away at his home in Las Vegas at the age of 89, and the tragedy has sent the music industry into mourning. Beatles legend Starr was among the...

Samuel L. Jackson To Star In The Blob Remake

The Pulp Fiction star will play a biochemistry professor who attempts to prevent the alien predator from wreaking havoc on Earth. Jack Harris, the producer of the original 1958 film, will...

Tim Burton Rushed To Hospital

Tim Burton was rushed to hospital after being injured during the shooting of his latest film. The 56-year-old director - who is currently filming 'Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiars' in Blackpool, in the North West...

Samuel L. Jackson Leads Tributes To Late Golfer Calvin Peete

The sportsman, who passed away aged 71 after battling lung cancer, was the most successful African-American golfer of his time, boasting 12 wins in Professional Golfers' Association of America tours. Jackson, who...

'Kingsman' Sequel In The Works

Having quietly accumulated global box office takings of over $400 million, the successful spy adventure film Kingsman: The Secret Service has apparently been given the green light for a sequel.According to movie news website The...

Kingsman Sequel Is In The Works

'Kingsman: The Secret Service' is getting a sequel.The 2014 spy action comedy film directed by Matthew Vaughn and starring Colin Firth just topped $400 million at the global box office, and a sequel is now...

Kingsman: The Secret Service Sequel In The Works

The surprise blockbuster has quietly raked in over $400 million (£250 million) at the global box office, and bosses at Fox are hoping to duplicate that success with a planned sequel, according to...

Johnny Kemp Dies, Stars Pay Tribute To 'Just Got Paid' Singer

Johnny Kemp has died at the age of 55. The Bahamian singer was best known for his Grammy nominated 1980s hit 'Just Got Paid' which reached No.1 in the US Billboard R&B chart. Kemp was...

The Incredibles 2 'Is In The Works'

Brad Bird has begun work on 'The Incredibles 2'.The 57-year-old screenplay writer has revealed that he's started penning the sequel to the hit 2004 Disney and Pixar film, which won the Oscar for Best Animated...

Director Spike Lee Courts Controversy By Calling New Film 'Chiraq'

Famed director Spike Lee was accused of insulting the residents of the city of Chicago by titling his new project ‘Chiraq’, a movie which will look at education and violence. He has also been criticised...

May The Fourth Be With You! Or April 10th For The Full 'Star Wars' Hd Collection

'Star Wars' is a phenomenon. The oddball 1977 original movie (later deemed to be "Part 4") was the first true blockbuster, changing the way movies are merchandised and reigniting the steadily dying science fiction genre....

Stars Come Out For Theatre Fundraiser

The Bad Romance hitmaker kicked off the benefit by performing her hit You and I at the Backstage at the Geffen event. She later joined Sir Elton John and his partner David...

Colin Firth May Feature In Kingsman: The Secret Service Sequel

Colin Firth may return for a sequel to 'Kingsman: The Secret Service'.The 54-year-old star appeared unlikely to return for the much-anticipated sequel after his on-screen character, Harry, was shot by Valentine - played by Samuel...

Samuel L Jackson Admits His Future With Marvel Is Uncertain

Samuel L Jackson only has two more films on his contract with Marvel.The 66-year-old actor has starred as the iconic Nick Fury since 'Iron Man' in 2008 and has become one of the franchise's most...

Colin Firth Wants More Action Roles

Colin Firth wants to make more action movies.The 54-year-old actor is best known for serious dramas such as 'The King's Speech' but he had such a good time making 'Kingsman: The Secret Service' - in...

Samuel L. Jackson Quits Veganism To Avoid Tarzan Sack

Samuel L. Jackson has quit veganism after he was threatened with the sack from upcoming film 'Tarzan'. The 66-year-old star claims movie bosses were going to ''fire'' him if he didn't put on 20lbs for...

David Beckham 'Was Wanted' For Kingsman: The Secret Service

David Beckham, Lady Gaga and Usain Bolt were all wanted to appear in 'Kingsman: The Secret Service'.Samuel L. Jackson, who stars as Richmond Valentine in the spy action film, has revealed the famous trio were...

Samuel L Jackson Rules Out Bond Role

Samuel L Jackson doesn't think he'll ever get to be in a 'Bond' movie.The 'Snakes on a Plane' star has revealed that part of the reason he signed up for 'Kingsman: The Secret Service' is...

Samuel L Jackson Reveals Jonathan Ross Is His Inspiration

Samuel L Jackson used Jonathan Ross as his inspiration for his latest on-screen character.The 66-year-old actor stars as internet billionaire Valentine in 'Kingsman: The Secret Service', and has revealed his character was partially influenced by...

The Vision Actor Paul Bettany Claims 'The Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Is "Biggest Thing Marvel Has Ever Done"

Paul Bettany was shocked with the size and scale of The Avengers: Age of Ultron set. The 43-year-old actor has previously had a role in The Avengers Assemble and the Iron Man trilogy as the...

Samuel L. Jackson Clashed With Football Hooligans

Samuel L. Jackson once got involved in a brawl with a group of football hooligans. The 66-year-old actor has revealed he punched ''three or four'' soccer supporters during a clash with a group on the...

Samuel L. Jackson Issues Challenge To All Celebrities To Sing 'I Can't Breathe' Protest Song

Any celebrities who took part in the popular Ice Bucket Challenge phenomena that occurred in the summer months has been challenged by Samuel L. Jackson to use their high-profile status for a more politically motivated...

Daniel Bruhl Reportedly Cast In 'Captain America: Civil War' In Unspecific Role

Daniel Bruhl has reportedly been cast in the next Captain America film entitled Captain America: Civil War.Daniel Bruhl has been cast in Captain America: Civil War.Read More: Rush, Starring Daniel Bruhl, Movie Review.The 36-year-old German...

Quentin Tarantino Reveals Retirement Plan: 'The Hateful Eight' Director Wants To Leave A 10 Movie Filmography

Quentin Tarantino had revealed he’s thinking about ending his film career after he completes his tenth film. The director, who is about to start work on The Hateful Eight made the announcement during a Q&A...

Channing Tatum Eyes Role In The Hateful Eight

Channing Tatum is eyeing a role in 'The Hateful Eight'.The 34-year-old actor is circling a major role in the upcoming Western epic to be directed by 'Django Unchained' filmmaker Quentin Tarantino, Deadline reports.The 'Foxcatcher' star...

Idris Elba To Apear In Avengers: Age Of Ultron

Idris Elba will appear in 'Avengers: Age of Ultron'.The British actor, who's previously appeared in 'Thor' and 'Thor: The Dark World', confirmed he's already shot scenes for the eagerly-awaited superhero sequel, which is set to...

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Trumbo - Review

Trumbo - Review

In 1947, Dalton (Bryan Cranston) is the film industry's top-paid screenwriter, so of course the House Un-American Activities Commission goes after...

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Seth Grahame-Smith's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies graphic novel has been made into a film.

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton's new album, 'Wonderful Crazy Night', came out the next day.

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

The video for 'Hymn For the Weekend' was filmed in Mumbai, India.

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

Three more seasons to go for this adored comedy.

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Matt LeBlanc "Couldn't Believe" The Response To His 'Top Gear' Appointment

LeBlanc was announced as one of Chris Evans' co-hosts on the brand new 'Top Gear' on Thursday.

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

New York trio Fun Lovin' Criminals first made an impact back in 1996 with the release of their since acclaimed debut LP Come Find Yourself.

Goosebumps - Review

Goosebumps - Review

This lively romp is entertaining enough to amuse the audience even when it veers off the rails.

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