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The force isn’t with me

Is there anybody else out there who doesn’t care a jot about the new Star Wars film, or any of the previous George Lucas fantasy, sci-fi action adventures from the last 38 years?  I think I see a few hands in the air. But not many.

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Home James? Not tonight Moneypenny

Staying In is the new Going Out, so the social commentators would have us believe. 

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Bond gets a modern makeover

Big news: James Bond has become a modern man!

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Amy on film

In a summer of blockbuster films scoring big at the box office it’s an understated documentary about tragic singer Amy Winehouse that is grabbing the headlines.

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2015: a blockbuster year

2015 has undoubtedly been a big year for the box office as blockbuster after blockbuster has hit our screens. Gone are the Orange Wednesdays that were loved by many but the pull of the cinema definitely hasn’t left. The selection of films released this summer indicate that this trend has no intention of slowing down as records are being smashed in film genres across the board.

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Does your social media need a spring clean?

The hearts and minds of the internet are a-flutter following the discovery of man’s-man and film-star-of-the-moment Tom Hardy’s MySpace profile.

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Roll out a red carpet for the Oscar speeches

Once again the Oscars have arrived to entertain us, with the acceptance speeches becoming as compelling as the films themselves.

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And the Academy Award goes to…

The 2015 Oscar’s may not go down as a classic but it was certainly a good night for the Brits, and in particular one Eddie Redmayne.

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Boyhood wins big at the BAFTAs

The Brit brigade ruled in this year’s BAFTA nominations, but when it came to Sunday’s star-studded…

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Bond 24: What do we know

“Bond. James Bond” is an introduction that many will be familiar with. After all the world’s least secretive secret agent is setting off on his 24th double 0 outing.

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