Tuesday's TV tips
Your daily, spoiler-free guide to what to look out for on the box.
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
It may be a bone of contention, but even four-legged actors can get awards in Tinseltown - and six top dogs duly collected prizes at the inaugural Golden Collar Awards.
Tue, 14 Feb, 2012
PHYLLIDA Lloyd’s biopic of Margaret Thatcher, The Iron Lady (12A), opens with a doddery old Thatcher (Meryl Streep) making her uncertain way to the corner shop, there to be ignored as she attempts to buy a newspaper.
Sat, 07 Jan, 2012
Even while defying modern filmmaking techniques with a monochromatic palette and soundscape of silence, 'The Artist' is as conventional as they come.
Fri, 06 Jan, 2012
This futuristic yarn is set in a world where robotic clones stand in for humans when the going
Thu, 24 Sep, 2009
The BBC is turning the collapse of Lehman Brothers into a film, starring 'LA Confidential' and '24' actor James Cromwell and 'New Tricks' star James Bolam.
Wed, 19 Aug, 2009
HUNDREDS of mourners gathered to honour David Carradine at a sprawling hillside cemetery at the weekend at a funeral that was attended by family, former co-stars and other Hollywood friends.
Mon, 15 Jun, 2009
Hundreds gathered to pay tribute to Kung Fu actor David Carradine at a sprawling Los Angeles hillside cemetery in a funeral attended by family, former co-stars and other Hollywood friends.
Sun, 14 Jun, 2009
The first semi-biographical film about a sitting US President brings to the screen the story of George W Bush.
Thu, 06 Nov, 2008
HOLLYWOOD actors Josh Brolin and Jeffrey Wright, along with members of a crew filming an Oliver Stone movie, were arrested during a bar fight at the weekend, police said.
Mon, 14 Jul, 2008
Actors Josh Brolin and Jeffrey Wright and members of a crew filming an Oliver Stone movie, were arrested during a bar fight, police said today.
Sun, 13 Jul, 2008
We can’t get enough of Ms Austen, either from screen versions of her costume romances or from versions – real and otherwise – of her life.
Fri, 16 Mar, 2007
Mirren picked up the Best Actress award at the recent Venice Festival for her electrifying performance as Queen Elizabeth in this drama based on the events surrounding the death of Princess Diana.
Fri, 15 Sep, 2006
Dame Helen Mirren’s performance as the Queen has drawn rave reviews from critics at the Venice Film Festival.
Sun, 03 Sep, 2006
A tiresome, done-it-before tale with few genuine laughs and another performance from Sandler, surely one of the most charmless actors in Hollywood.
Fri, 09 Sep, 2005
Men In Black star Tommy Lee Jones is set to take on Humphrey Bogart's role in a special reading of 1942 film classic Casablanca.
Sun, 27 Feb, 2005
Most films of this sort come with the in-built assumption that one day computers will become ‘human’ and turn on us.
Fri, 06 Aug, 2004
Arnold Schwarzenegger cannot count on the support of some Hollywood big-shots in his efforts to become governor of California in next week’s recall election.
Fri, 03 Oct, 2003