Retro videogame character Sonic the Hedgehog, created by Yuji Naka, first appeared in 1991 in Sony’s original game in the series Sonic the Hedehog. Spawning multiple sequels, comics, and television cartoons, the much-loved original star of gaming is set to appear on the big screen in his very own movie!
The film, which will be created by Sony and Japan-based production company Marza Animation…
Last night, news broke out that an actor by the name of Rik Mayall had died. Within seconds this news spread worldwide as tribute posts, famous one liners and images of this comedy genius swarmed social media, and fans everywhere shared their grief over the loss of this monumental man.
For many of his generation who grew up in the 80′s when The Young Onesfirst premiered, Rik Mayall was the…
Film4 describe their latest themed season as ’12 nights of essential action’ and kicks off tonight at 9pm with the channel premiere of Hanna (Joe Wright, 2011). The season will run from Monday 24th March – 4th April 2014, screening films in a double, sometimes triple, bill everynight from 9pm onwards.
With the success of the Akira Kurosawa season (read more about that here), which ran on…
Winner: 12 Years a Slave (Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Steve McQueen and Anthony Katagas, Producers)
American Hustle (Charles Roven, Richard Suckle, Megan Ellison, and Jonathan Gordon, Producers)
Captain Phillips (Scott Rudin, Dana Brunetti and Michael De Luca, Producers)
Dallas Buyers Club (Robbie Brenner and Rachel Winter, Producers)
Gravity (Alfonso Cuarón and David Heyman,…
The world has lost perhaps its greatest and most-loved child star, the beautiful, curly-haired Shirley Temple. The adored young actress of the 1930′s, who brought joy to film viewers the world over, has passed away today at the age of 85.
It’s hard not to miss the impact this ‘bright-eyed’ little girl had on the world. During the Great Depression, the films and acting of Shirley Temple were a source of happiness and arguably escape from the bleak state of America. From making her acting debut in 1932 and following on in a series of shorts, the ‘little princess’ swiftly moved on to feature films, dazzling the world with her performing talents and sweet charm. Her first breakthrough performance came in 1933 in the film Stand Up and Cheer during the musical number ”Baby Take a Bow” in which she stole the scene with her performance:…
Estella: “You must know, Pip, that I have no heart”.
Pip: “I don’t believe it. How can there be beauty without a heart?”
Estella: “Oh I have a heart to be stabbed in or shot in and if it ceased to beat, I should cease to be. But there’s no softness there. No sympathy. Sentiment. Nonsense. I’ve been made that way”.