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Celebrities Attend Playwright Brian Friel's Funeral

More than 200 mourners attended the send off, which took place just two days after the Dancing at Lughnasa writer died at his home in County Donegal, aged 86. Friel was buried...

A Foodie Delight: 'Tasting Menu' Serves Up Spanish Style, Foot Fetishism, And An International Cast [Trailer + Pictures]

Tasting Menu is preparing to open in America after having premiered in Spain last year to acclaim. The Spanish-set, bilingual movie pushes the boundaries of international cinema with a unique premise and sumptuous shots of...

Stars Turn Out For Seamus Heaney's Funeral

Rockers U2 and Hollywood actor Stephen Rea turned out in Dublin, Ireland on Monday (02Sep13) to pay their respects to award-winning poet Seamus Heaney at his funeral.Singer Bono was joined by his wife Ali Hewson...

Movie Reviews Rock Of Ages

Over rock and roll's "ages" since the 1950s -- and especially since the 1980s -- pop music lovers have split into separate in-groups, each one becoming a veritable religion unto itself, each one scorning the...

Movie Reviews Snow White And The Huntsman

Somewhat surprisingly, given what several critics regarded as a put-offish title, there are only a handful of negative reviews for Snow White and the Huntsman , starring Kristen Stewart and Chris Hemsworth in the title...

Movie Reviews The Five-year Engagement

In 2012 a movie with a title like The Five-Year Engagement hardly seems as provocative as one with a title like The 40-Year-Old Virgin but, despite the innocuous title, the movie is picking up some...

Movie Reviews Scream 4

It's a brave studio that opens its screening-room doors to critics for a horror film. Stephen Rea in the Philadelphia Inquirer suggests that the reason The Weinstein Co.'s Dimension Films has done so with Scream...

Movie Reviews Sucker Punch

Zack Snyder's Sucker Punch is being punched right and left by critics, with many of them suggesting that the real suckers will be those by tickets to see it. Of the leading film critics, only...

Movie Reviews Blue Valentine

Fresh off their victory in persuading the MPAA ratings board to reduce the rating of Blue Valentine from NC-17 to R, the Weinstein Brothers are receiving much critical praise for the film as it opens...

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 G-force

Roger Ebert in the Chicago Sun-Times heaps faint praise on G-Force , describing it as "pleasant, inoffensive." "It will possibly be enjoyed by children of all ages," he remarks with hardly a trace of enthusiasm....

Suvari + Rea Re-enact Hit + Run Windshield Death Drama

MENA SUVARI and STEPHEN REA are retelling the gruesome real-life story of a woman who left a homeless man stuck in the windshield of her car after a hit and run accident in a new...

Movie Reviews: 1408

Critics, who are used to roundly cursing just about every newly released horror film, aren't doing so in the case of 1408, a film based on a story by Stephen King about a cursed hotel...

Movie Reviews: The Good Shepherd

Critics seem to regard Robert De Niro's The Good Shepherd with respect. That's not to say they like it. Take, for example, Gene Seymour's review in Newsday, which concludes that the movie "absorbs without resonating,...

De Palma Movie Set For Remake

Veteran film director BRIAN DE PALMA's 1973 movie SISTERS is set for a remade, with film-maker DOUGLAS BUCK claiming he will fill his project with both "style and substance". The remake will star French actress...

Sex Shock Scene In The Crying Game Tops New Movie Poll

THE CRYING GAME's pivotal penis scene has topped a new movie poll of shocking moments. The scene in question, where STEPHEN REA's character is confronted by the naked truth that the dancer he's in...

River Queen Director Sacked

New Zealand director VINCENT WARD has been dumped from the troubled film production RIVER QUEEN after a string of problems besieged the film. Filming of the movie, set amongst the backdrop of the 1860...

Liotta Gets Control

RAY LIOTTA has taken MATT DILLON's role in CONTROL, a thriller directed by TIM HUNTER. Liotta will play a violent sociopath who becomes involved in a medical experiment that exposes his past....

Tommy Hilfiger Launches Entertainment Company

Former president BILL CLINTON and SEX AND THE CITY star KIM CATTRALL were among the celebrities at the launch party of designer TOMMY HILFIGER's new TH ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY. The launch last night (05JUN03) onboard...

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Eagles Of Death Metal Intend To Return To Paris To Reopen Bataclan Venue

Eagles Of Death Metal Intend To Return To Paris To Reopen Bataclan Venue

The Californian rockers were defiant in their intention to play the venue once again.

Don't Just Pray For Cancer-Stricken Lil Boosie, Pray For These Stars Too

Don't Just Pray For Cancer-Stricken Lil Boosie, Pray For These Stars Too

Cancer's a terrible thing, and even the stars aren't immune.

Morgan Freeman's 'Momentum' Runs Out At Box Office, Taking Just £46

Morgan Freeman's 'Momentum' Runs Out At Box Office, Taking Just £46

Some films perform below expectations when it comes to the box offices; some movies flop...

Justin Bieber's stylist defends singer for wearing Nirvana T-shirt

Justin Bieber's stylist defends singer for wearing Nirvana T-shirt

The 'Sorry' hitmaker stepped out at the American Music Awards earlier this month wearing...

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