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Jamie Mathieson interview: writing Doctor Who

Simon Brew Interview Oct 22, 2014

The writer of Mummy On The Orient Express and Flatline, Jamie Mathieson, talks us through his Doctor Who experience....

First trailer lands for The Gambler, starring Mark Wahlberg

Simon Brew Trailer Oct 22, 2014

Mark Wahlberg stars in The Gambler, the new film from Rise Of The Planet Of The Ape's Rupert Wyatt. Trailer and poster here...

Enid Blyton's The Magic Faraway Tree heading to the movies

Simon Brew News Oct 22, 2014

Sam Mendes' production company has snapped up the film rights to Enid Blyton's Magic Faraway Tree books...

Doctor Who series 8: In The Forest Of The Night spoiler-free review

Simon Brew Review Oct 22, 2014

Series 8's winning streak continues with a Frank Cottrell Boyce-penned episode that has a great deal to say...

James Wan directing The Conjuring 2, possibly DC movie too

Simon Brew News Oct 22, 2014

James Wan moves from Fast & Furious 7 to The Conjuring 2 - but might he be directing Shazam for DC, too?

Marvel releasing Avengers: Age Of Ultron trailer next week

Simon Brew News Oct 22, 2014

Our latest Avengers 2 round-up: trailer news, the many effects shots, and Marvel making fewer films in the UK?

There's apparently life left in Bad Santa 2

Bad Santa
Simon Brew News Oct 22, 2014

Billy Bob Thornton has given an update on the missing, presumed dead, Bad Santa 2. Spoiler: it isn't dead.

Back To The Future live orchestra tour revealed

Back to the Future. One franchise, two great endings.
Simon Brew News Oct 22, 2014

Back To The Future, with the score edited out, and then replaced by a live orchestra playing it. How does that sound?

Ray Fisher didn't know he was to get standalone Cyborg film

Simon Brew News Oct 22, 2014

Ray Fisher will be playing Cyborg in Batman V Superman and two Justice League movies. The standalone film? It was a surprise to him...

UPDATED: 25 movies currently being turned into TV shows

Simon Brew Feature Oct 22, 2014

And they keep coming: our latest update adds Bachelor Party to the mix...

New My Little Pony movie set for 2017

Simon Brew News Oct 21, 2014

Bronies unite: there's a new My Little Pony film on the way...

Disney loses John Carter movie rights, new studio sought

Simon Brew News Oct 21, 2014

Disney no longer has the rights to make John Carter movies and TV shows, as Edgar Rice Burroughs Inc seeks "a new partner".

Jason Momoa on Aquaman and Justice League

Simon Brew News Oct 21, 2014

Jason Momoa has been chatting about the DC movie universe, Zack Snyder, Aquaman and Justice League...

Sean Bean joins Ridley Scott's The Martian

Simon Brew News Oct 21, 2014

Sean Bean joins Matt Damon in the cast of Ridley Scott's film of The Martian...

Walt Disney Animation Studios confirms its late 2016 release, Moana

Simon Brew News Oct 21, 2014

The directors of The Little Mermaid and Aladdin will being a new Disney princess, Moana, to the screen in 2016...

The Conjuring 2 put back to 2016, new Warner Bros horror movie scheduled

Simon Brew News Oct 21, 2014

Warner Bros has put The Conjuring 2 back to 2016 - and scheduled a mystery new horror movie for October 2015 instead...

Cabin Fever remake coming - using the same script

Simon Brew News Oct 21, 2014

A remake of Eli Roth's 2002 hit Cabin Fever is coming. Using the exact same script. That'll save a few quid...

James Cameron on Arnold Schwarzenegger's ageing Terminator

Simon Brew News Oct 21, 2014

James Cameron has been addressing the fact that Arnold Schwarzenegger's Terminator has aged in Terminator: Genesys...

Is Superman being shortchanged by the DC movie universe?

Simon Brew Feature Oct 21, 2014

Superman will appear at least three times in movies in the next five years. But will any of them be a standalone Man Of Steel adventure?

UK firm starts selling £70,000 zombie fortification cabin

Simon Brew News Oct 20, 2014

With a 10-year anti-zombie guarantee, one British firm is promising to keep you safe in the zombie apocalypse...

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