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Johnny Depp: A Journey Through His Movies

by on August 9th 2013 at 5:15 pm

The Lone Ranger

Today marks the release of Johnny Depp's latest blockbuster (or not, as the US critics have said) in the UK; The Lone Ranger. Mr Depp plays Tonto, a Comanche Indian who recruited lawyer John Reid to bring justice for the killing of his tribe. Armie Hammer stars in the title role, with support coming from William Fitchner, Tom Wilkinson and Johnny's frequent collaborator Helena Bonham Carter. To celebrate the film coming out over here, Victoria has put together a highlighted selection of Johnny's best work. It's hard to believe that The Lone Ranger is his 55th film! So who's off… read more »

Breaking Bad Returns!

by on August 9th 2013 at 12:50 pm

breaking bad 2 feature

After the final episode of the first-half of season 5, many Breaking Bad fans, myself included, were left despairing the enormous void that the mid-season 'intermission' would inevitably leave. Episode 8 (Gliding Over All) left us on a cliffhanger - scared to fall off, but too curious to resist looking down. The remaining 8 episodes of season 5 and indeed the entire series will be a thrilling ride, given the information that has already been realised. Bryan Cranston (Walter White) and Aaron Paul (Jesse Pinkman) are both very excited about the rest of the season, saying that it is 'very… read more »

10 Facts You Didn't Know About "Independence Day" (1996)

by on July 4th 2013 at 9:24 am

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Whether you like it or not, "Independence Day" is an iconic film for the 4th of July. It's like "Home Alone" for Christmas or "Hocus Pocus" for Halloween. You have probably seen it many times and will come across it in your TV Guides this year no doubt. But do you want to see how much you don't know about "Independence Day" (the movie)? Let's do this! 1. 20th Century Fox paid $1.3 million for the trailer to be shown during the Super Bowl XXX commercial break. It was so successful that it started the trend of promoting potential blockbusters… read more »

A Series of Unusual Synopses

by on May 10th 2013 at 1:59 pm

Strawberry Whats-it?

When you spend your days wading through tonnes of movie and TV data like we do, you can certainly find some strange things. Some shows are unimaginably imaginative, others make us laugh - well at least their descriptions do - whilst there were those shows that simply make us stop and question the meaning of life. So to celebrate these whacky shows, simply for the sake of celebrating, we've compiled a list of some of the strangest synopses we've come across so far. Strawberry Shortcake’s Berry Bitty Adventure "Following the life of Strawberry Shortcake living in Berry Bitty City with… read more »

Movie Releases - April 8 2011

by on April 8th 2011 at 3:10 pm

Image from Allposters.com

Stuck for something to do this weekend and in need of entertainment? Here are four perfect reasons for you to take a trip to the movies this weekend. What will you be watching? US 'Your Highness' - A prince sets out to rescue his kidnapped bride, but is hindered by his brothers' antics. Comedy-adventure starring Danny McBride, James Franco and Zooey Deschanel. 'Hanna' - A teenage girl is trained by her father to be the perfect assassin and must travels across Europe on a life-changing mission. Action Adventure starring Cate Blanchett, Eric Bana and Saoirse Ronan. 'Soul Surfer' - After loosing… read more »