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The things cinema staff hate about cinema audiences

Simon Brew Feature Nov 25, 2014

Violence. Cleaning up. Taking the blame for prices. And, er, people failing to use the loo. What cinema staff hate about cinema audiences.

First trailer lands for Pan, starring Hugh Jackman

Simon Brew Trailer Nov 25, 2014

Peter Pan returns to the big screen next summer in Pan. Here's the first trailer...

First trailer lands for Jurassic World

Simon Brew Trailer Nov 25, 2014

Catch the first footage from Jurassic Park 4 - Jurassic World - in the new trailer, that's just landed...

UPDATE: Universal picks up Steve Jobs biopic

Simon Brew News Nov 25, 2014

Sony dropped the biopic of Steve Jobs, but Universal has now snapped up the film, which Danny Boyle is to direct.

Frank Grillo on Captain America: Civil War

Simon Brew News Nov 25, 2014

Marvel's Captain America: Civil War is set to shake things up a little. Frank Grillo has been talking about where he fits into the film...

Wonder Woman: Michelle MacLaren signs up to direct

Simon Brew News Nov 25, 2014

It's definite: Breaking Bad's Michelle MacLaren will be directing the standalone Wonder Woman movie...

James Gunn: shared universe movie model is "flawed"

Simon Brew News Nov 25, 2014

Guardians Of The Galaxy director James Gunn argues that some shared universes may be getting in the way of making a great film...

New trailer for The Interview: Seth Rogen may be in trouble

Simon Brew Trailer Nov 25, 2014

Seth Rogen and James Franco star in The Interview. That's the film that North Korean complained to the UN about. Here's the new trailer.

X-Men Apocalypse: Oscar Isaac to play Apocalypse

Simon Brew News Nov 24, 2014

Big news: Oscar Isaac will jump from Star Wars to X-Men, as he lands the role of major villain Apocalypse...

First Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer lands this Friday

Simon Brew News Nov 24, 2014

Good news! The first Star Wars: Episode VII trailer is days away. Bad news! Not for all of us, it seems...

In praise of cinema kids' club screenings

Simon Brew Feature Nov 24, 2014

Taking kids to the cinema can be a fraught experience, but kids' clubs make things easier. Simon's a fan...

Sylvester Stallone: PG-13 Expendables 3 was "horrible miscalculation"

Simon Brew News Nov 24, 2014

The Expendables 4 will go back to being R-rated, as Sylvester Stallone admits a PG-13 Expendables film was a mistake...

James Bond 24: major villain rumoured to return

Daniel Craig as James Bond
Simon Brew News Nov 24, 2014

Daniel Craig and Sam Mendes are set to start production on the new James Bond film next month - and a big rumour has landed...

Wanted 2 still on the cards

Simon Brew News Nov 24, 2014

Wanted 2 keeps edging closer to actually happening, as producer Marc Platt confirms the script is "getting pretty good"...

Christian Bale: "I'm jealous of someone else playing Batman"

Is The Dark Knight cursed?
Simon Brew News Nov 24, 2014

Christian Bale has been chatting about the moment when he heard that Ben Affleck was the new Batman...

New image: battle-damaged T-800 in Terminator: Genisys

Simon Brew News Nov 24, 2014

Arnold Schwazenegger has been taking damage in the latest pic from Terminator: Genisys...

Matt Smith joining Patient Zero

Simon Brew News Nov 21, 2014

One-time Doctor Who star Matt Smith will be joining Game Of Thrones' Natalie Dormer for Patient Zero...

Penelope Cruz to join Zoolander 2

Simon Brew News Nov 21, 2014

Ben Stiller is back for Zoolander 2 - and Penelope Cruz has now been added to the cast too...

Stephen King's The Stand to be split across four movies

Simon Brew News Nov 21, 2014

Josh Boone's adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand is set to span four films...

Brad Pitt nabs rights to new sci-fi thriller, Alpha

Simon Brew News Nov 21, 2014

Alpha, from Robopocalypse author Daniel H Wilson, has been picked up by Brad Pitt's company, Plan B.

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