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Emily Watson Joins Anthony Hopkins, Ian McKellen in 'The Dresser'

LONDON — Emily Watson, who was Oscar nominated for “Hilary and Jackie” and “Breaking the Waves,” has joined the cast of Starz and the BBC’s TV movie “The Dresser,” which stars Anthony Hopkins and Ian McKellen. 278 more words


The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

Cast: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage

Director: Peter Jackson

Time: 161 min

Year: 2013

Rating: PG

Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Science Fiction… 122 more words


Last Action Hero

A young film fan named Danny (Austin O’Brien) is sucked into a cinema screen, suddenly finding himself bang in the middle of an action film alongside his hero – the badass movie cop Jack Slater (Arnold Schwarzenegger). 409 more words


The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)

It’s hard not to allow Peter Jackson his indulgences when it comes to the final chapter of his second J. R. R. Tolkien. 2014’s The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies… 698 more words


X-Men: The Last(ish) Stand

Flashback-Backslide is happy to welcome a new author to the site! Lauren J. Grey reviewed X-Men: The Last Stand as part of the Marvel Blogathon. We will see more of Lauren soon when she reviews her favorite Marvel characters in… 1,046 more words



I wish I had more time to read and I wish I had more time to reread. I often discover and remember more if I read a book twice.  173 more words