Film Roles that Nearly Went to Different Actors…

Following the news that Robin Williams reportedly wanted to play Hagrid in the Harry Potter films, here’s a guide to some film roles which could have gone to different actors… 1.  John Travolta as Forrest Gump: now although it would be difficult to imagine anyone other than Tom Hanks starring in this classic film, it turns out… Read More

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REVIEW: Hail Caesar!

This latest film from Joel and Ethan Coen is as quirky as ever – with plenty to make you smile, even if the references to communism are a bit vague and don’t add much to the plot. The joy of this film lies in the number of Hollywood inside jokes there are to be enjoyed,… Read More

Review Roundup: Hail Caesar!

The latest Cohen brothers film stars George Clooney, Tilda Swinton and Channing Tatum – but is it as successful as their previous films?  The Guardian:**** Peter Bradshaw wrote that: “It’s not encumbered with significance, but richly affectionate and very entertaining.” Den of Geek: Ryan Lambie thought the film: “is a messy, lavish treat.” Financial Times:… Read More