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MOVIE NEWS: New Batman in ‘Superman Vs Batman’ Movie to be Named Within 30 Days

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Ever since the news that two of our favourite superheroes will team up on screen for the first time was announced last month, fans have been speculating about who will play the role of Batman opposite Henry Cavill's Superman. According to reports, Jake Gyllenhaal, Luke Evans and Ben Affleck have all been asked to screen test for the role after current Batman Christian turned down a reported $50 … [Read more...]

MOVIE STYLE: Princess Leia’s Gold Bikini Making A Comeback For Star Wars Episode VII

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Princess Leia's iconic gold bikini will be getting another airing as Carrie Fisher, who played the original sci-fi babe in the 1970s Star Wars trilogy, has revealed she's been sent a personal trainer ahead of the release of Star Wars: Episode VII in 2015. The actress, who was the cause of many a teenager fantasy with the sizzling bikini scene, admitted she was over-joyed that Star Wars would be … [Read more...]

SHUTTERBUG AT THE EUROPEAN PREMIERE OF LINCOLN IN DUBLIN

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Director Steven Spielberg, Wicklow based actor Daniel Day-Lewis and Oscar winner, Sally Field, along with President Michael D. Higgins, were among the guests who gathered at the Savoy Cinema In Dublin on Sunday night for the European premiere of Lincoln, in association with Moët & Chandon. The event was a cultural gathering of the Irish and American film worlds, one of the first of Fáilte … [Read more...]

MONDAY MARVEL: ANOTHER 50 SHADES CONTENDER – CHRISTIAN GREY FRONTRUNNER RYAN GOSLING

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Not a week goes without hearing a new name thrown in to the ‘who will play Christian Grey’ rumour mill; but one name that continues to pop up time and again is Ryan Gosling. The Notebook actor has been quick to deny the rumours, even pretending he has never even heard of the Fifty Shades books, but one thing’s for sure, he seems to be a popular choice on internet forums and in the general … [Read more...]

SOMETHING FOR THE WEEKEND: WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU’RE EXPECTING MOVIE REVIEW

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Directed by: Kirk Jones Starring: Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Lopez, Elizabeth Banks, Brooklyn Decker, Dennis Quaid, Chace Crawford, Anna Kendricks, Chris Rock, Matthew Morrison Ben Falcone, Rodrigo Santoro Much like New Year’s Eve and Valentine’s Day, this is one of those ensemble pieces that boasts an all star cast and compresses many tenuously interlocking stories in to an average length … [Read more...]

SOMETHING FOR THE WEEKEND: AVENGERS ASSEMBLE MOVIE REVIEW

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Directed by: Josh Whedon Starring: Robert Downey Jr, Chris Hemsworth, Jeremy Renner, Scarlett Johansson, Samuel L. Jackson, Mark Ruffalo, Tom Hiddlesworth, Chris Evans Starring quite possibly the most beautiful cast ever assembled on the big screen, this is one of the most hotly anticipated movies of the year following on as it does from the individual Avenger films – Iron Man, Captain … [Read more...]

SOMETHING FOR THE WEEKEND: DAMSELS IN DISTRESS MOVIE REVIEW

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Directed by: Whit Stillman Starring: Greta Gerwig, Adam Brody, Analeigh Tipton, Megalyn Echikunwoke, Carrie MacLemore, Hugo Becker, Ryan Metcalf In cinemas April 27th Starring a cast of bright young things (many of them recognisable from popular US teen shows) and set on a college campus this could very easily have been standard Hollywood frat pack fare. What elevates this movie to … [Read more...]

SOMETHING FOR THE WEEKEND: LOCKOUT MOVIE REVIEW!

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Directed by: James Mather and Stephen St. Leger Starring: Guy Pearce, Maggie Grace, Vincent Regan, Joseph Gilgun, Lennie James and Peter Stormare In cinemas April 20th. Guy Pearce has had a strange career. An obvious leading man choice – especially after his performance in LA Confidential – he prefers to make varied, and sometimes questionable, role choices. While he works … [Read more...]

SHUTTERBUG AT THE IRISH PREMIERE SCREENING OF WRATH OF THE TITANS

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  The Savoy cinema on Dublin's O’Connell Street was the place to be for the Irish premiere screening of The Wrath of The Titans last week. First-nighters at the 3D fantasy sequel included Martin King and his sons, as well as model Tiffany Stanley. For social snaps from the red carpet, click on the gallery below. Pics courtesy of Brian McEvoy. … [Read more...]

SOMETHING FOR THE WEEKEND: MIRROR, MIRROR MOVIE REVIEW

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Directed by: Tarsem Singh Starring: Lily Collins, Julia Roberts, Nathan Lane, Armie Hammer, Sean Bean This retelling of the Snow White story is less “Whistle While You Work” and more “Welcome to the Jungle” as the sweet and gentle Snow White becomes a kick ass heroine working with renegade dwarves to steal back the townspeople’s money, which has been taken from them in whimsical … [Read more...]