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30 Nov 2020
Fans of Nollywood movies are in for a fascinating trip to the historic town of Badagry, Lagos, through the eyes of The Kuju siblings in TMPL Motion Pictures first cinema release, Introducing The Kujus (ITK). The blockbuster movie, which is distributed by FilmOne goes to the theatres across Nigeria from Friday, November 27. ITK is one of the latest flicks expected to bring back the sparks and excitement to Nigerian cinema after the long COVID-19 induced industry shutdown.
28 Nov 2020
Channing Tatum has shaved his head to celebrate wrapping filming his latest movie Dog.
27 Nov 2020
Denzel Washington has been named the Greatest Actor of the 21st Century (So Far), beating Isabelle Huppert and Daniel Day-Lewis into second and third place respectively.
22 Nov 2020
Will Smith has shared the first official trailer for his forthcoming 'The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air' reunion special.
21 Nov 2020
Film critic Lisa Nesselson speaks to Eve Jackson about the latest film news, including a report on location at a film shoot in Paris that's under strict sanitary restrictions and a review of the British film "Only You" that she says everyone will like.
20 Nov 2020
"Black Panther" actor Michael B. Jordan was named People's magazine's "sexiest man alive" on Tuesday (November 17), becoming the third Black actor in a row to be given the annual pop culture honor.
20 Nov 2020
The late Chadwick Boseman, who died in August aged 43, will not return digitally for 'Black Panther 2', Marvel have confirmed.
13 Nov 2020
The Crown actor Charles Dance has shared that he believes it's much harder to be a royal than a movie star.
13 Nov 2020
Nasrin Sotoudeh is a women's rights attorney and winner of the prestigious Sakharov Prize. Over the years, she has become a voice for the voiceless, representing children, Iran's persecuted minority communities, as well as leading opponents of the death penalty. Back in 2019, the jailed 57-year-old was sentenced again, for defending women who had removed their hijabs. Last week, she was temporarily released on furlough to receive medical treatment. All that and more has been depicted in a new film, "Nasrin". We speak to Jeff Kaufman and Marcia Ross, who are behind the four-year project.
13 Nov 2020
Film critic Lisa Nesselson talks to Eve Jackson about the ongoing challenges for the film industry amid more lockdowns. They also discuss the viewing options available at this time, including 14 debut films by French and French-Canadian directors who went on to have noteworthy careers, which are being spotlighted on France's leading public television channels France 2 and France 3. Finally, they tell us about the restoration of French New Wave classic "Breathless" from Jean-Luc Godard, which is celebrating its 60th anniversary.
8 Nov 2020
A new documentary film about Princess Diana is in the works and will be released to mark the 25th anniversary of her death in 2022.
1 Nov 2020
Scottish movie legend Sean Connery, who shot to international stardom as the suave, sexy and sophisticated British agent James Bond and went on to grace the silver screen for four decades, has died aged 90.

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