Pj Harvey To Receive Honorary Degree
Liz Bromley, Registrar and secretary of Goldsmiths, says, "Our honorands this year are a remarkable group of people... They have inspired us with their words, their music, and their art.
The Japan Times
Any movie with Orlando Bloom in it is getting an extra star this month because he recently did what so many of us have longed to do: He took a swing at Justin Bieber.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Hacking Traffic Lights is Apparently Really Easy
In the 1969 classic The Italian Job , Michael Caine and crew commit a major gold heist by hacking into the traffic light system of Turin, Italy, to cause a massive traffic jam, giving the robbers a perfectly synced path to escape through the gridlock.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Travel: Discovering Britain's forgotten coast
In the movie's final scenes, the hit man played by Michael Caine takes brutal revenge for his brother's death on a filthy coal-blackened beach, as a creaking aerial ropeway dumps tub-loads of colliery waste into the sea.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Better than They Told You - 'Noises Off!'
This one feels like a bit of a cheat. With a 57% rating, it's still rotten, but the only bad critical review available to read seems to have a huge *whoosh* factor working against it.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Village Voice
It's Business as Usual for The Trip Stars, and That's Fine
For women especially , it's wholly out of fashion to have sympathy for middle-aged, white men.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
'Why I would go to die at Dignitas': Actress Jane Asher says she...
'Why I would go to die at Dignitas': Actress Jane Asher says she would not hesitate to visit Switzerland's euthanasia clinic if she was in 'unbearable pain' But when it comes to her own life, Jane Asher has revealed she would have no hesitation visiting euthanasia clinic Dignitas if she ever found herself suffering from an 'unbearable' and ... (more)
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Sir Michael Caine to be focus of special night at Royal Albert Hall
The evening in question takes place at London's iconic Royal Albert Hall on Wednesday, October 1, 2014, with all profits going towards the NSPCC's vital work protecting children from abuse.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Michael Caine to be honoured
Actor Michael Caine will be honoured at a special event here in October this year.
After Charles Bronson becomes Charles Salvador meet 8 celebrities who changed their names
From entertainers and actors to wrestlers and musicians, performers have adopted pseudonyms to create new personas, especially if their real name is just plain dull.
The Ipcress File
For a discussion of The Ipcress File , I direct you to Anthony Nield's review of the 2006 Network Special Edition DVD.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Watch! New Interstellar trailer
Interstellar , the new movie from Dark Knight and Inception director Christopher Nolan, is out in November and it looks like quite a mind and foot-expanding head trip.
Michael Caine To Be Celebrated At Special Show
The British actor will be interviewed live on stage at the Royal Albert Hall by U.K. chat show host Jonathan Ross during the event, entitled A Night Out With... Sir Michael Caine.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Dylan Thomas... in Space! Our verdict on the new Interstellar trailer
But, judging from the trailer for the latest Christopher Nolan blockbuster, the Swansea poet is about to go where no bard's gone before - into space! Entitled Interstellar, the new movie from the director who revamped the Batman franchise by casting Haverfordwest's Christian Bale as the Dark Knight, seems to show his continued affinity for Wales by ... (more)
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Insterstellar launches with a brand new trailer
Christopher Nolan will certainly have moviegoers compelled this fall. The director behind Inception and The Dark Knight Trilogy brings what he believes to be his most ambitious film to date.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Gary Barlow tax controversy was unfair: Marcus Collins
Summary Singer Gary Barlow's former 'X Factor' protege Marcus Collins feels it was unfair for the Take That star to be condemned over his use of tax avoidance schemes.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Don't get too excited about Britain's economic recovery. It's built on shaky ground
When I think about global stock markets these days, the image that springs to mind is the final scene of The Italian Job - the 1969 original, not the tacky 2003 remake.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Celebrities Sign Petition To Ban Cruise Ships From Venice
Michael Douglas , Cate Blanchett and Sir Michael Caine are among the celebrities who have signed a petition urging the Italian Prime Minister to ban cruise ships from passing near Venice.