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Jennifer Coolidge cast in Gentleman Broncos

Recently released from prison, two young musicians decide to form a band. Together they search the underworld of contemporary Tehran for other players. Forbidden by the authorities to play in Iran, they plan to...
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Batman 3

A fabulously entertaining 90-minute comic oratorio by Eric Idle and John Du Prez (creators of "Spamalot") inspired by "Monty Python's Life Of Brian" filmed at its only European performance at the Royal Albert H...
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No Education for Orlando Bloom

In 1642, the life of the famous Dutch painter Rembrandt takes a turn for the worst. He changes from a wealthy respected celebrity to a discredited pauper. His pregnant wife, Saskia, insists that he paint the Am...
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Crank 3 goes 3D

Based on the novel On Love by Alain de Botton, writer-director Julian Kemp's My Last Five Girlfriends traces the romantic journey of thirtysomething bachelor Duncan (Brendan Patricks. As the film opens, the des...
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Buffys Gellar Decides To Die

Former Slayer to star in Paulo Coelho's 'Veronika Decides to Die' Sarah Michelle Gellar is in final negotiations to star in the film version of Paulo Coelho's best-selling book 'Veronika Decides to Die'.  ...
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New RoboCop

A conman whose love for a cellmate leads him to make several prison escapes. AICN is reporting a list of new films on the cards including a new RoboCop movie. The movie was listed alongside upcoming franchise f...
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David Fincher to direct Heavy Metal

Set in the mythical world of burly Vikings and wild dragons, and based on the book by Cressida Cowell, this action comedy tells the story of Hiccup, a Viking teenager who doesn't exactly fit in with his tribe's...
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Francophonie Film Screening

Aarush is the world's unluckiest man. Being jinxed, he believes his bad luck can vanish if he finds true love. In this quest for true love, one lie leads to another and different people from different walks of ...
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Carry On Continues

A profoundly stirring drama about the consequences of prejudice as a family is torn apart by hate. The film follows one man's struggle to reform himself and save his brother after living a life consumed by viol...
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New Muppets Movie

A coming of age story told through the eyes of a precocious 10-year old boy who lives with his grandmother in turbulent 1969 Argentina. Estranged from his eccentric parents, young Valentin yearns for a real fam...
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Charlie Sheen For The Big Screen

In 1939, the King of Navarre and his three best friends swear an oath to give up women for three years whilst devoting themselves to the study of philosophy. One of the terms of their pledge specifically prohib...
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Incredibles Director shakes up 1906

In Roman Polanski's first American film, adapted from Ira Levin's horror bestseller, a young wife comes to believe that her offspring is not of this world. Waifish Rosemary Woodhouse (Mia Farrow) and her strugg...
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Billy Bob Thornton To Direct

A group of travelers takes a wrong detour and ends up the main course in a bizarre little town. Billy Bob Thornton is to return to the director’s chair, reports Cinematical. Billy Bob is reported to be involved...
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Bryan Singer confirmed for Superman Sequel

With a setting inspired by 19th Century Japan, director Kenneth Branagh adapts Shakespeare's lightest and most delightful comedy 'As You Like It,' a celebration of the enduring power of love in all its many dis...
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Lady Vengeance To Be Remade

A lonely man's life is changed when a big white dog enters his world. Juan Villegas loses his job at a petrol station and ends up taking on odd jobs. One customer pays him not with cash but with Bombon: a large...
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Harry Potter To Be Split

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows to be Split into Two Movies After months of rumours, it has finally been confirmed. The cash cow that is Harry Potter will see its final book of the series ‘Harry Potter and...
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Brendan Glesson Lands Lead

Brendan Glesson lands lead role in the latest Peter Greengrass film Irish actor Brendan Glesson has signed on to play the lead role in untitled ‘Green Zone’ thriller.  Bourne director Peter Greengrass will...
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Rolling Stones Premiere for Dublin

Ground-breaking Premiere Event of Martin Scorsese's Rolling Stones concert-biopic to visit Cineworld and IFI on April 2nd. Martin Scorsese's 'Shine A Light' is coming to Dublin. On April 2nd 2008, audiences in...
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Darklight Festival Deadline

Deadline for the 2008 Darklight Festival, March 14th. Just a reminder  to all film makers out there. The Darklight Festival’s open submission process is closing this Friday the 14th of March at 5pm. ...
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Monsters vs Aliens Cast

The latest cast info for new animation feature 'Monsters vs. Aliens' Reese Witherspoon, Hugh Laurie, Will Arnett, Seth Rogen, Rainn Wilson, Stephen Colbert, Kiefer Sutherland and Paul Rudd have signed on to len...