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Hugh Jackman And Laura Dern To Star In ‘The Son’

Award-winning actors Hugh Jackman and Laura Dern will star in the upcoming film The Son, writer-director Florian Zeller’s follow up to his Oscar-nominated and BAFTA winning movie The Father. Written for the screen by Zeller and Christopher Hampton (Dangerous Liaisons), The Son is an adaptation of Zeller’s acclaimed stage play. The film will tell the […]Read More

Italy Abolishes Film Censorship Law

Italy has abolished a 1913 censorship law which allowed the government to ban films based on moral and religious grounds. This landmark change will see filmmakers now effectively self-regulating their work, providing an age rating for each film in line with the 2016 Cinema Law. These ratings will be monitored by a commission of 49 […]Read More

Cast Announced For Adaptation Of ‘Are You There God? It’s

One half of the gifted Safdie Brothers duo, Benny Safdie, will join award-winning actress Rachel McAdams in an adaption of Judy Blume’s 1970 novel Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret. Directed by The Edge of Seventeen’s Kelly Fremon Craig, Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret is an adaptation of Blume’s classic coming-of-age tale […]Read More

Trailer Released For FBI Thriller ‘Above Suspicion’

A new trailer was released last week for action-packed thriller Above Suspicion, starring Emilia Clarke and Jack Huston. The film was announced in 2016 during the Cannes Film Festival. Above Suspicion is based on the true story of Susan Smith (Clarke), who in 1989 became the first known person to be murdered by an FBI […]Read More

Trailer Released For Netflix Horror ‘Things Heard And Seen’

Netflix recently dropped its creepy trailer for upcoming horror film Things Heard and Seen. The gothic tale stars Amanda Seyfried (Mamma Mia!) and James Norton (Grantchester). Things Heard And Seen is an adaptation of Elizabeth Brundage’s novel All Things Cease to Appear. Seyfried portrays a young artist named Catherine, while Norton takes on the role […]Read More

‘Enchanted’ Sequel To Premiere On Disney+

Last December, Disney teased fans of the 2007 fairytale-reality mash up Enchanted with news of a sequel. According to IMDb, Disenchanted is to unravel ten years after Giselle settled happily ever after in New York. Beautiful, optimistic Giselle begins to feel discontent and unsure of her happiness in this new movie, which begins igniting chaos […]Read More

Derry Girls Star Cast In Superhero Film ‘The Flash’

Acclaimed actress Saoirse-Monica Jackson is set to appear in DC’s upcoming film The Flash. Best known for her portrayal of character Erin Quinn in popular Channel 4 comedy Derry Girls, the 27 year–old Irish actor has been cast in the upcoming comic book adaptation. Other actors cast alongside her include Ben Affleck (Good Will Hunting), […]Read More

Trailer Released For Netflix Original ‘Stowaway’

Netflix has released a trailer for its upcoming space thriller Stowaway. The film boasts a sensational cast, including Anna Kendrick (Pitch Perfect), Toni Colette (Hereditary), Daniel Dae Kim (Lost) and Shamier Anderson (Wynonna Earp). The trailer emphasises the film’s themes of survival and sacrifice. Stowaway follows three astronauts on a spaceship as they embark on […]Read More

Phoebe Dynevor To Star In ‘The Colour Room’

Phoebe Dynevor is set to play the lead in an original Sky film titled The Colour Room. The young actress rose to stardom as the leading lady in Netflix’s recent record-breaking series Bridgerton as Daphne. This will be her first role since the series. Dynevor will play the character Clarice Cliff, a pioneering ceramic artist […]Read More

‘Alien’ Actor Yaphet Kotto Dies Aged 81

Yaphet Kotto, known for his roles in sci-fi horror Alien and Bond thriller Live and Let Die, has passed away.  His wife, Tessie Sinahon, confirmed in a Facebook post that her husband died on Monday. “A good man, a good father, a good husband, and a decent human being, very rare to find,” she wrote on […]Read More

Nominees Announced for the BAFTA Film Awards 2021

In a historic year for the awards ceremony, the 2021 edition of the British Academy and Television Awards (BAFTAs) has announced the most diverse set of nominations the ceremony has ever seen. This is the first edition of the BAFTA awards since the organisation’s groundbreaking diversity review, proving necessary change can be implemented quickly and […]Read More

The Winners And Controversies Of The 2021 Golden Globes

Seeped in controversy before it even began, this year’s Golden Globes proved to be a historic night for women. Stella Baricic reports on the ceremony’s key winners and controversies. This year’s virtual 78th Golden Globe awards were no less entertaining (and controversial) than those of previous years. The night brought back a strange sense of normality after […]Read More