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UK Film Review: Terminator Salvation

Starring: Christian Bale, Sam Worthington, Moon Bloodgood Directed by: McG The terminator, as represented first and best by Arnold Schwarzenegger, is an obvious signifier for brutish masculinity on film: black leather biker jacket, muscular build, modest dialogue. The irony being, … Continue reading

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First Trailer for Sherlock Holmes Online – No Deerstalker! No Mac Farlane!

Guy Ritchie is steering his Holmes away from the traditional, stuffier image of Basil Rathbone or Jeremy Brett. Continue reading

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The Cats Meow: Kirsten Dunst’s Chanel Style Beach Pyjamas

Costume designer Caroline de Vivaise dressed Dunst in nautically themed beach pyjamas, which were not just suitable for the location, but also a nod to Marion’s forward-thinking ways. Continue reading