Thursday Mar 6
Book remembers Lavendon Zulu hero
The drama between the British Army and the Zulus would later make it to the big screen, in the epic 1960s war film Zulu, starring Michael Caine.
Michael Caine to star in Oscar winning 'Great Beauty'...
Acclaimed Italian director Paolo Sorrentino is hoping to build on the success of his latest film, The Great Beauty , by taking on his second English-language project.
City break: A trip to Newcastle has a lot more colour than just black and white
Sir Michael Caine would struggle to recognise Newcastle these days. The city's transformation since its - and his - finest silver-screen appearance in the 1971 Brit gangster flick Get Carter has been dramatic The industrial gloom that hung over Geordieland then has been replaced with a dynamic bar and restaurant scene, boutique hotels galore and an ... (more)
Brilliant Scoundrels a winning combination
DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS, Opera House, Manchester THIS musical has been around for a while but here comes up fresh and very funny in a revised version "for the UK stage", in what if anything is its perfect medium.
Zulu depicts the Battle of Rorke's Drift, which was between a British army of only 150 men, many sick or wounded, and 4,000 native Zulu warriors.
'Italian Job' Mini getaway gang face jail for violent A 340,000 raids on money shop staff
Robbers twice ambushed staff of a money transfer shop and raced away in Mini Coopers, just like in the classic Michael Caine film A gang of robbers are facing jail after stealing A 340,000 in two attacks on staff from a money transfer shop.
Charleston City Paper
Catch Footlight's hit before its gone
Everyone loves a good mystery. Knowing this, The Footlight Players have taken on Ira Levine's Deathtrap .
'Batman Begins' is one of the best films in the series
Recently, it was announced that British actor Jeremy Irons has been cast to play Alfred, the multi-talented butler in the upcoming "Batman/Superman" movie.