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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.

Here's the first trailer for Pitch Perfect 2

Simon Brew Trailer Nov 20, 2014

Elizabeth Banks steps up to direct Pitch Perfect 2. Here's the trailer.

Sony drops Steve Jobs movie, Universal may save it

Simon Brew News Nov 20, 2014

The planned biopic of Steve Jobs has been dropped by Sony. Could Universal still make it happen?

Prometheus 2 to have "fresher form of alien"

Simon Brew News Nov 20, 2014

Ridley Scott wants a different kind of alien to be causing havoc in Prometheus 2.

Paul Greengrass set to tackle George Orwell's 1984

Simon Brew News Nov 20, 2014

Once he's done with Jason Bourne 5, director Paul Greengrass looks like he'll be tackling George Orwell's 1984...

LEGO Batman movie to cover "every era of Batman filmmaking"

Simon Brew News Nov 20, 2014

Chris Miller and Phil Lord have been chatting about The LEGO Batman Movie, which will see Will Arnett return as the Dark Knight...

Charles Dance on plans for a Game Of Thrones movie

Simon Brew News Nov 20, 2014

Charles Dance confirms that there have been talks about a Game Of Thrones movie, and chats about Game Of Thrones season 5.

Highlander reboot: Tom Cruise targeted to co-star

Tom Cruise. Looking serious
Simon Brew News Nov 20, 2014

Tom Cruise has been linked with the Sean Connery mentor role in the new take on Highlander...

Full trailer lands for Disney's live action Cinderella movie

Simon Brew Trailer Nov 19, 2014

Lily James and Cate Blanchett star in Disney's live action Cinderella, directed by Kenneth Branagh. Here's the full trailer...

Paddington movie: BBFC drops 'sex references' guidance

Simon Brew News Nov 19, 2014

The BBFC has clarified: the Paddington movie now has "innuendo", rather than "mild sex references". Phew.

Release date confirmed for Spooks movie

Simon Brew News Nov 19, 2014

Spooks: The Greater Good, starring Kit Harington, will arrive in cinemas in May 2015.

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