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First official image from Guy Ritchie’s The Man From U.N.C.L.E.

First official image from Guy Ritchie’s The Man From U.N.C.L.E.

I’ve posted set photos in the past, but Warner Bros have sent out the first image from The Man From U.N.C.L.E. movie. Henry Cavill (“Man of Steel”) stars as Napoleon Solo opposite Armie Hammer (“The Social Network”) as Illya Kuryakin in the Guy Ritchie action adventure, an adaptation of the hugely popular 1960s television series. Set against...

Review: Into The Woods – “Dark and delightful in equal measure”

Review: Into The Woods – “Dark and delightful in equal measure”

Into the Woods takes many beloved fairytale characters – Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk, Little Red Riding Hood – and throws them all together into one story that asks you to be careful what you wish for by taking the ‘happy endings’ and twisting them around to look more closely at just how far people will go to get what they want. It’s a bold,...

Codebreaker: William Goldenberg talks about The Imitation Game

Codebreaker: William Goldenberg talks about The Imitation Game

Trevor Hogg chats with William Goldenberg about bringing a heroic and tragic biopic about Alan Turing to the big screen… “At the BAFTA Awards two years ago when I was there for Argo [2012] and Zero Dark Thirty [2012] Morten Tyldum, the director, told me about this project that he had,” recalls William Goldenberg who was not available at the time to...

Turing Point: The Making of The Imitation Game

Turing Point: The Making of The Imitation Game

While at the 39th Toronto International Film Festival, Trevor Hogg participated in a series of roundtable interviews with Morten Tyldum, Benedict Cumberbatch, Matthew Goode and Allen Leech where they talked about Alan Turing and The Imitation Game… Known for the action thriller Headhunters (2011), Norwegian filmmaker Morten Tyldum became intrigued with...

New Kingsman: The Secret Service trailer features Mark Hamill

New Kingsman: The Secret Service trailer features Mark Hamill

This keeps looking better and better. 20th Century Fox have released a new trailer for Kingsman: The Secret Service, the adaptation of Mark Millar’s comic. Based upon the acclaimed comic book and directed by Matthew Vaughn (Kick Ass, X-Men First Class), Kingsman: The Secret Service tells the story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an...

Top 10 Action Movies

Top 10 Action Movies

With the release of the action-packed Son of a Gun it’s time to revisit some of the best action movies that have defined and redefined the genre and many actors’ careers. Die Hard (1988) Die Hard is an action-packed thrill ride set in the claustrophobic setting of one multi-storey building. Bruce Willis looks like he’s having a ball with the quip-smart...

Win Annie goody packs

Win Annie goody packs

A Broadway classic that has delighted audiences for generations comes to the big screen with a new, contemporary vision in Columbia Pictures’ comedy, Annie. Director/Producer/Screenwriter Will Gluck teams with producers James Lassiter, Will Smith & Jada Pinkett Smith, and Shawn “JAY Z” Carter, Laurence “Jay” Brown, and Tyran “Ty Ty” Smith...

Review – Black Mirror: White Christmas

Review – Black Mirror: White Christmas

You have to wonder if at some point Charlie Brooker took the lyrics to Wizzard’s song literally and imagined what it would be like if it really was Christmas everyday – the answer is nightmarish. Have you ever felt that there’s something more sinister about Christmas – that beneath the perceived merriment and togetherness lurks an unspoken darkness?...

Tech Review: Lenovo YOGA Pro 3

Tech Review: Lenovo YOGA Pro 3

I have been lucky enough to use Lenovo’s new YOGA Pro 3 for the past few weeks as part of their Lenovo You Inspired project and so I thought it was about time I shared my thoughts on it. First of all, it is a lovely looking machine and very slim. I have been using the silver It has a 360-degree hinge that means you can fold it over so it is a tablet...

Review: Dumb And Dumber To

Review: Dumb And Dumber To

Carrey and Daniels return as Lloyd and Harry after a 20-year break, Bobby and Peter Farrelly revisit their original collaboration after 13 movies together; but it seems they should not have waited so long. The lovable imbeciles that are Harry and Lloyd are off on another wild goose chase, it’s 20 years later and they are just as stupid, if not more than...