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Actors Turned Directors

Actors Turned Directors

Many people have many talents and actors are certainly no different. Some of the best know actors have been on the other side of the camera producing some of the best films you’ll see! The alternative comedy Don Jon is one of those films with Joseph Gordon Levitt placing himself in the director’s seat. To celebrate the release of Don Jon on Blu-ray and DVD...

The Many Faces of Scarlett Johansson

The Many Faces of Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson may be known as a Hollywood bombshell, but she has also been praised for her plethora of roles showing off her true skill as an A-list talent. From 14th century English royalty to Marvel super hero, Johansson has transformed from one role to another seamlessly. In her latest film, Under the Skin, Scarlett dons a black wig and red lips as an...

The Best Bingo Movie Scenes

The Best Bingo Movie Scenes

The game of bingo has been around since the sixteenth century and has existed in many forms since then.  It has been played by people of all walks of life and for various different purposes.  Given that the game has been so globally recognised over the years, it is little surprise that bingo scenes have appeared in various movies. Because the game can...

Forbidden Love in Film

Forbidden Love in Film

The theme of forbidden love has formed the basis of many romantic dramas; fuelling scenes of passion, desire, and devotion. The latest film to add to the line-up is The Invisible Woman, the true story of Charles Dickens and his young mistress, actress Nelly Ternan. Ralph Fiennes directs himself as Dickens, with Felicity Jones as the young beautiful actress....

Best Casino Films

Best Casino Films

Gambling has become a massive part of today’s society, with global gaming revenues set to hit $182.8 billion by 2015. Online gambling sector alone is expected to generate $11.4 billion by 2017. Betting on sports at places like SportsBettingDime.com are on the increase as well as the more traditional casino type site. It’s no wonder then that Hollywood wants...

Robert Redford Career Highlights

Robert Redford Career Highlights

Robert Redford is one of the few actors in Hollywood that has been constantly involved in Hollywood for the duration of his career. Embarking on his 77th birthday Redford has spent 53 of those years in the spotlight for his participation in front or behind the camera. Starting as a Hollywood heartthrob in the 60s, becoming a top-box office actor in the mid...

Top 10 Alternative Musical Movies

Top 10 Alternative Musical Movies

I recently took part in one of Virgin Media‘s #MovieSOS chats over on Twitter. This is basically a live Q & A on Twitter with Virgin Media asking the questions. I then responded with my thoughts while many others shared their answers as well. It was most enjoyable and I will be taking part in another one on the week commencing 16th December where...

4 New Must-See Sequels

4 New Must-See Sequels

This year really has been a big year for the movie industry, with BIG being the keyword. This year has seen such cataclysmic, explosive and out-of-these-world spectaculars such as Pacific Rim, Elysium, Kick Ass 2 and Star Trek: Into Darkness. Nothing beats the feel and sights of the cinema. With the budgets and visions of directors and film makers getting larger...

Top 10 Musicals

Top 10 Musicals

Ahead of her supercalifragilistic renaissance in the motion picture, Saving Mr Banks, Disney proudly announces the world’s most famous nanny, Mary Poppins, making her long, anticipated high definition debut on Disney Blu-ray on 18th November 2013. Marking 50 years since Mary Poppins was originally released, the digitally restored Mary Poppins 50th...

10 of the Most Famous Watches from the Movies

10 of the Most Famous Watches from the Movies

Who doesn’t love a good movie? From action to comedy, sci-fi to rom-com, there are movies out there to suit all tastes, moods and circumstances, with some of the most well-known names in the world owing their fame to the film industry. However, it isn’t just famous faces who are remembered from the movies as quotes, costumes, locations and accessories live...