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13 ways directors dealt with tricky actors and situations

Simon Brew Feature Jul 25, 2014

Some director are said to live in fear of actors. Some have lots of cunning plans up their sleeve to help get what they want...

The black and white genius of Kubrick and Sellers

Aliya Whiteley Feature Jul 25, 2014

You don't need us to tell you Stanley Kubrick was great at making films. But there's something special about his work with Peter Sellers...

Joaquin Phoenix heavily linked to Marvel's Doctor Strange

Joaquin Phoenix.
Simon Brew News Jul 25, 2014

Could Marvel's Doctor Strange movie see Joaquin Phoenix taking the title role? Strong hints suggest that the job is his...

The trailer for Hot Tub Time Machine 2

Simon Brew Trailer Jul 25, 2014

Adam Scott comes in for John Cusack, but otherwise, the gang's all here for Hot Tub Time Machine 2. Here's the red band trailer...

Poster for The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies

Simon Brew Poster Jul 25, 2014

The poster lands for Peter Jackson's final venture to Middle Earth, The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies...

Benedict Cumberbatch plays down Doctor Strange rumours

Simon Brew News Jul 25, 2014

"It couldn't work out", says Benedict Cumberbatch, of playing Doctor Strange for Marvel...

The Death Of Superman Lives: What Happened? trailer

Simon Brew Trailer Jul 25, 2014

The eagerly-awaited documentary exploring why Tim Burton's Superman Lives, starring Nicolas Cage, never happened. Here's a trailer...

Keeping cinema's surprises

James Clayton Feature Jul 25, 2014

In this week's column, James looks at the tricky task of retaining movie surprises in modern cinema...

Earth To Echo review

Pete Dillon-Trenchard Review Jul 25, 2014

Three young friends meet a robot alien in Earth To Echo. Here's Pete's review of a sweet yet uneven family film...

Brand new close up look at Ben Affleck as Batman

Simon Brew News Jul 24, 2014

Ben Affleck as Batman! In colour! And closer!

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