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Review of "Hercules"

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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson takes a turn at playing the titular hero in this rationalization of the legend of Hercules. The legends are tales told by his nephew Iolaus to spread his fame. 108 more words


Merlin Series 1

Aired: 2008

Creators: Johnny Capps, Julian Jones, Jake Michie,

Starring: Colin Morgan, Bradley James, John Hurt, Richard Wilson, Anthony Head

Episode List:

The Dragon’s Call; Valiant; The Mark of Nimueh; The Poisoned Chalice; Lancelot; A Remedy to Cure All Ills; The Gates of Avalon; The Beginning of the End; Excalibur; The Moment of Truth; The Labyrinth of Gedref; To Kill the King; Le Morte d’Arthur… 498 more words

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Alien - "Alien manages to get under your skin in a way few films can..."

Short reviews for clear and concise verdicts on a broad range of films…

Alien (Dir. Ridley Scott/1979)

Often taught as an example of the genre mash-up of horror and science-fiction, Alien manages to get under your skin in a way few films can. 130 more words

Bitesize Review


Thought I would have a go at something with a bit of a storyline instead of just finding a face and painting away.

First I thought I might try using a track of music something from Mr Bowie. 61 more words


Derek Jacobi replaces ailing John Hurt in Montreal-shot 'The History of Love'

ABOVE: Watch Derek Jacobi on the set of The History of Love in Montreal.

TORONTO — Veteran actor Derek Jacobi has taken over a role from John Hurt, who recently announced… 267 more words


A Man for All Seasons (1966)

When it’s on: Monday, 22 June (3.15 pm)
Channel: BBC2
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The BBC is showing two films involving King Henry VIII this week. On Saturday, we had the splendid… 1,129 more words