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‘Arthur Christmas’ - Rekindles Christmas spirit (IANS Movie Review)


January 14th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Arthur Christmas"; Cast: James McAvoy, Hugh Laurie, Bill Nighy, Jim Broadbent; Directors: Sarah Smith, Barry Cook; Rating: ****One of the most delightful mythologies of the world is that of Santa ... Read more...

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Watson wants to play Juliet!


September 24th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 24 (IANS) Actress Emma Watson says she want to work in a classic Shakespeare adaptation and would love to play Juliet, one of the title characters in ... Read more...

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Third time lucky Knightley


September 15th, 2011 - 9:16 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) Keira Knightley, who teamed up with Joe Wright in two movies, is now working in the director's "Anna Karenina" and feels lucky to collaborate with ... Read more...

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James McAvoy to star in ‘Trance’


June 25th, 2011 - 2:41 am ICT by IANS
London, June 25 (IANS) Actor James McAvoy is set to take up the lead role in Danny Boyle's directed thriller "Trance".The film tells the story of an assistant at an ... Read more...

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3D movies waste of money: James McAvoy


June 18th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 18 (IANS) Scottish actor James McAvoy feels 3D movies are a "waste of money" and merely a way of making more cash out of cinema enthusiasts.McAvoy admits he ... Read more...

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‘X-Men’ packs a punch in opening week, earns Rs.14.5 crore


June 16th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Director Matthew Vaughn and his writers did a fascinating job in depicting the mutant universe, their fears and their need to belong in "X-Men: First ... Read more...

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‘X-Men: First Class’ - first class indeed! (IANS Film Review)


June 11th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "X-Men: First Class"; Cast: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender and Jennifer Lawrence; Director: Matthew Vaughn; Rating: ***1/2Americans, in the absence of their own ancient mythology unlike the Indians, Chinese or Europeans, ... Read more...

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‘X-Men: First Class’ whips up $56 mn on opening weekend


June 7th, 2011 - 6:33 am ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) "X-Men: First Class" made a good start at the box office by earning $56 million on the opening weekend.The opening for director Matthew Vaughn's "X-Men: First ... Read more...

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Jennifer Lawrence talks about her X-Men experience


June 3rd, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jennifer Lawrence has given an interview ahead of the release of her latest movie “X-Men: First Class.” The star said she was concerned that there will ... Read more...

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James McAvoy’s confusion


June 1st, 2011 - 4:33 am ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) Actor James McAvoy doesn't know how he has been changed by being a father and thinks he will only find out when his son Brendan grows ... Read more...

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Fans don’t recognise James McAvoy


May 28th, 2011 - 6:20 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 28 (IANS) Actor James McAvoy admits he hardly gets noticed while walking on streets."People have been asking me about fame since I did Narnia. It never seemed ... Read more...

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James McAvoy won’t move for work


May 8th, 2011 - 5:29 am ICT by IANS
London, May 8 (IANS) Actor James McAvoy insists he will not move to the US for the sake of his career.The Scottish actor insists he is content to stay in ... Read more...

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‘Gnomeo And Juliet’ will delight both kids, adults (IANS Movie Review)


February 18th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "Gnomeo And Julie"; Director: Kelly Asbury; Voiceover: James McAvoy, Emily Blunt, Ashley Jensen, Michael Caine and others; Rating: ***It is one of the most famous stories of all ... Read more...

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James McAvoy’s charming ways


February 14th, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 14 (IANS) Hollywood actor James McAvoy owes his successful career to his ability to win over directors and co-stars with his charm during auditions.The 'The Last King of Scotland" actor ... Read more...

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John wants Mcavoy to play him in biopic


February 7th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 7 (IANS) Veteran singer Elton John is making a biopic and wants James Mcavoy to play him on big screen.John and his partner Canadian film producer David Furnish are ... Read more...

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James McAvoy wants to play Elton John


February 6th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 6 (ANI): James McAvoy is apparently keen to play Elton John in a movie about the singer's outrageous life.The 63-year-old Rocket Man has declared he is making a film about ... Read more...

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Brawn mania: Feast of superhero outings this summer


January 25th, 2011 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Goons might just pack up their bags and head for retirement as Captain America, Thor, X-Men and Green Lantern are all set to save mankind ... Read more...

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First Image Of ‘X-Men: First Class’ Emerges Online


January 19th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
has surfaced online and here is a glimpse for you. This fifth movie is a prequel to the first three movies. It will feature the characters like the Beast, Emma ... Read more...

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James McAvoy to star as Darcy in zombie Pride and Prejudice?


December 14th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 14 (ANI): James McAvoy will take on the role of Mr. Darcy in a new horror adaptation of Jane Austen classic 'Pride And Prejudice', according to reports.'Pride and Prejudice ... Read more...

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Actor Justin Long Suffers Concussion In Car Accident


November 4th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is some disappointing news for all the ardent fans of noted actor Justin Long. According to latest reports, the "Galaxy Quest" star suffered an accident ... Read more...

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Justin Long Suffers Concussion After Being Involved In A Car Accident


November 4th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 4, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The plans of Justin Long seem to have suffered a setback now. The actor had been all set to travel to the Savannah Film ... Read more...

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Filming on new ‘X-Men’ movie halted after James McAvoy accident


October 7th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 7 (ANI): Shooting of the new 'X-Men' movie had to be abandoned temporarily after James McAvoy was involved in a freak accident on set, says a report.The Scottish actor is ... Read more...

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James McAvoy tumbles on movie set


October 7th, 2010 - 4:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 7 (IANS) Scottish actor James McAvoy fell on the sets of his new "X-Men" movie when an electronic golf buggy carrying him around crashed.The actor fell when the vehicle tipped ... Read more...

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BECOMING JANE on Zee Studio’s Maiden Mondays On 20th Sept, Monday at 1 pm


September 16th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):The year is 1795 and young Jane Austen is a feisty 20-year-old and emerging writer who already sees a world beyond class and commerce, beyond pride and prejudice, ... Read more...

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Angelina Jolie signed ‘Wanted’ because of James McAvoy


August 13th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 13 (ANI): Angelina Jolie has admitted that she signed up to work in 'Wanted' because James McAvoy was the leading man.The 35-year-old beauty said that it was the ... Read more...

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Clint Eastwood appeals to save UK Film Council


August 9th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 09 (ANI): American actor and filmmaker Clint Eastwood is fighting the decision to shut down the UK Film Council (UKFC).The 80-year-old actor wrote a personal letter appealing against the ... Read more...

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McAvoy, Blunt join campaign to save UK Film Council


August 5th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) Actors James McAvoy and Emily Blunt along with over 50 British actors have teamed up to oppose a decision to shut down the UK Film Council (UKFC). The UKFC, ... Read more...

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Kiran Rao’s ‘Dhobi Ghat’ to be premiered at Toronto fest


July 27th, 2010 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 27 (IANS) 'Dhobi Ghat', directed and produced by Aamir Khan's wife Kiran Rao, will have its world premiere at this year's Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), organizers announced here ... Read more...

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Kevin Bacon cast as the villain in ‘X-Men’


July 19th, 2010 - 12:15 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kevin Bacon has been added to the cast of the "X-Men" movie.A prequel to the original "X-Men" movie - "X-Men: First Class" would feature Kevin Bacon ... Read more...

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Kevin Bacon to play villain in X-Men?


July 16th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): 'Footloose' star Kevin Bacon has reportedly joined the cast of the new 'X-MEN 'spin-off - as a villain.According to EW.com, Bacon has joined James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender ... Read more...

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Jolie insists she’s naturally fit


July 10th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): Angelina Jolie says that her figure compliments the kind of action roles she does and she doesn't need to work out for them.The mother-of-six insists that she ... Read more...

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Lautner may join cast of ‘X-Men: First Class’


July 5th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 5 (IANS) Twilight star Taylor Lautner is being considered for a role in the upcoming film "X-Men: First Class". Hollywood studio 20th Century Fox is said to be eying the ... Read more...

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Kristen Stewart to replace Angelina Jolie in ‘Wanted’ sequel?


June 19th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): Kristen Stewart has sparked rumours of replacing Angelina Jolie in a 'Wanted' sequel after saying that she is excited to accept the role but only if the ... Read more...

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Would love to play lead in ‘Wanted’ sequel: Stewart


June 19th, 2010 - 1:49 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 19 (IANS) Hollywood actress Kristen Stewart would love to play the lead in the sequel to action movie "Wanted" if offered the role. It was reported earlier that the ... Read more...

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James McAvoy to play Professor X in latest X-Men movie


May 29th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 29 (ANI): Last King of Scotland star James McAvoy will play the younger version of X-Men's Professor X in the forthcoming 'X-Men: First Class'.The movie will trace the early ... Read more...

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