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David Nicholls On Adapting Books, Personal Responses And Great Expectations

Find out why Jason Flemyng is an absolute hero. Once again.

Great Expectations Trailer And Two Clips

Like Harry Potter without the twizzle sticks. Or various other things.

London Film Festival Launch: Tim Burton, The Absentee Master And Pastries

Patrick Dane writes for Bleeding Cool. While Brendon was in a screening and Hannah was standing around in a field,* I had the pleasure of waking up early and scooting myself over to the BFI’s press release event for the …

La Grande Illusion Is One Of The Greatest Films Of All – Mike Newell Talks About How It Works

Titanic is not the only cinematic re-release hitting UK screens this weekend. We’re also fortunate enough to be seeing a new run for Jean Renoir‘s masterpiece, La Grande Illusion. Famously blacklisted by the Nazis, which is tantamount to it receiving …

Mike Newell Takes Over On Chesil Beach, Shows Off His Miss Havisham

Next out of the traps for Mike Newell will be an adaptation of Dickens’ Great Expectations starring Jeremy Irvine as Pip and featuring Helena Bonham Carter as Miss Havisham, described in the novel as looking like a witch, a skeleton …

The Stars And Directors In The Frame For Pride And Prejudice And Zombies

In the last few weeks, everything we thought we knew about the big-screen adaptation of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies pretty much fell away. Now, Natalie Portman is just producing, no longer starring, and original director David O. Russell has …