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The Mighty Boosh Movie

Soup, soup, a tasty soup, soup! A spicy carrot and corriander!! CRUTON CRUTON! Crunchy friends in a liquid broth! Fresh from selling out five live shows at Dublin's Olympia theatre the Boosh boys (aka Noel Fi...
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Daniel Radcliffe sets the record straight

Radclifee denies rumour that Spielberg will direct final Harry Potter film Rumours that Steven Spielberg is to direct the last Harry Potter film were finally denied today. It was Potter himself, aka Danie...
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JK Rowling Visits UCD

Harry Potter author receives James Joyce award from Dublin university. Acclaimed author J.K. Rowling visited UCD last night (12/02) to receive the prestigious James Joyce Award from the university’s Literary an...
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New Star Wars

Star Wars set for animated sequel Star Wars will return to cinemas this August in an animated movie titled Star Wars: The Clone Wars. The animated film will be roughly 100 minutes in length and will be set in t...
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Gibson sued over Passion Of The Christ script

Writer, Benedict Fitzgerald sues Gibson for breach of contract It’s not the writer's strike this time, it’s a full out writer’s lawsuit. Mel Gibson is back in the news today, this time under suspicion of fraud,...
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Coen brothers direct The Yiddish Policemens Union

Coen brothers add The Yiddish Policemen's Union to their to-do List After winning best director at the BAFTAs for No Country for Old Men, the Coen Brothers have signed on to write and direct The Yiddish Policem...
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John Malkovich Joins Jonah Hex

John Malkovich Joins Josh Brolin in "Jonah Hex" John Malkovich will square off against Josh Brolin in Jonah Hex, the film adaptation of the DC Comics property that begins production in April. Malkovich will pl...
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Farrell reveals fears for In Bruges

Farrell dicusses concerns over In Bruges performance Colin Farrell has revealed that he feared that his on/off-screen reputation would cause problems with his latest film In Bruges. Farrell was concerned that t...
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Breathnach filming in Belfast

Shrooms director returns to filming. Director Paddy Breathnach has started filming his new movie in Belfast. The cult director has previously directed  the classic 'I Went Down' alongside 'Man About Dog'...
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Superbad star signs on to Ricky Gervais project

Jonah Hill stars in This Side of the Truth. Superbad star Jonah Hill has signed on for upcoming Ricky Gervais comedy This Side of the Truth. Gervais will play lead man Mark, who discovers he can ...
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Russo for the IFTAs

The latest IFTAs update. Rene Russo has confirmed that she will attend the 5th Irish Film and Television Awards in support of her friend and colleague Mel Gibson. Gibson will recieve the Outstanding Contributi...
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Scorsese to make Bob Marley Documentary

Legendary Reggae singer's life brought to the big screen. Martin Scorsese has announced his plans to make a Bob Marley documentary. The project will be undertaken by Shangri-La Entertainment and Tuff Gong Pictu...
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Bond Teaser Revealed

New Poster for new Bond film, Quantum of Solace. The next Bond movie is still months away but there's already excitement around the film. This poster, the first glimpse of the upcoming adventure was unveiled at...
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Roy Scheider dies

Jaw's Roy Scheider dies at 75 Actor Roy Scheider, best remembered for his role as police chief Brody in Steven Spielberg’s JAWS, died on Sunday. The actor was diagnosed with myeloma in 2004 and according to The...
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BAFTA results

This year's BAFTA results. Hyped up as this year's award cermony to watch, due in part to the writer's strike in America, this years BAFTAs were held tonight in London's Royal Opera House. Here a...
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Writers strike ends

Documentary about Choro, also known as Brazilian jazz. The first genuinely Brazilian urban music, Choro is credited as being the first musical expression of Brazil's melting pot and had a prominent place in the...
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Swank to play Amelia Earhart

Everywhere you look, love is causing chaos. From the bachelor Prime Minister of the United Kingdom who, on his first day at 10 Downing Street, falls in love with the girl who brings him his tea, to a hopeless s...
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New Potter movie begins filming

Joe Kavanagh is on the wagon, but still raw after some chaotic years of drinking. He is bursting with energy, determined to live life to the fullest and ready to make up for his past mistakes. Sarah Downey is a...
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Mel Gibson To Attend Irish Film Awards

Drama, based on a true story and set in Christchurch circa 1954, about the extraordinary friendship between two adolescent girls which culminates in the murder of one of their mothers. Monoparesis embryogeny, p...
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Dominic Monaghan returns to the big screen

The star of Lost and Lord of the rings starts new film role Good news for former 'Lost' star Dominic Monaghan who has signed up to play the lead role in a new psychological thriller called 'Pet'. The plot tells...