Tuesday, 26 January 2021

Programmer wins Emmy award for film special effects

Programmer wins Emmy award for film special effects

A COMPUTER programmer who helped to create a special effects system used in major films and TV shows has won an Emmy award. Jerry ...

 

Ballet steps into the shoes of film classic

Ballet steps into the shoes of film classic

WITH theatres remaining off limits for now, the ability of cinemas to showcase works of art normally only experienced on stage is not ...

 

Naturalist has a wild solution for environmental problems

Naturalist has a wild solution for environmental problems

David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet | Henley Regal Picturehouse | Monday, September 28 AT 94, David Attenborough is perfectly ...

 

Falling in love is no walk in park

Falling in love is no walk in park

23WALKS, a story of love and companionship, comes to the Regal Cinema in Henley today (Friday). On their first walk in a north London ...

 

Best bits from King of Waltz

PERFORMANCES by one of the world’s greatest musicians will be screened at the Regal Cinema in Henley. Violinist André Rieu, who is ...

 

Trips down memory lane

Trips down memory lane

BILL & Ted Face the Music has been more than a decade in the making and this third outing in the cheerful saga comes to the Regal ...

 

Friction on family road trip

SALLY POTTER’S The Roads Not Taken (rated 15) is showing at the Regal Cinema in Henley from today (Friday). It follows a day in the ...

 

Mission Impossible star rehearses stunts for new film

Mission Impossible star rehearses stunts for new film

TOM CRUISE has been spotted rehearsing for the new Mission Impossible film in South Oxfordshire. The star was photographed on a 135m ...

 

Tenor gig screened at cinema

A PERFORMANCE by one of the world’s greatest tenors will be screened at the Regal Cinema in Henley. Jonas Kaufmann: My Vienna will be ...

 

Escape with time-twister

Escape with time-twister

TENET, the latest sci-fi thriller from Christopher Nolan, finally arrives at cinemas this week after being postponed twice due to the ...

 

Cinema re-opens

VUE cinema in Reading re-opens today (Friday) with measures to help halt the spread of coronavirus. Online booking is encouraged to ...

 

Brain-twister is 10 years old

Brain-twister is 10 years old

INCEPTION was first screened at cinemas 10 years ago, yet the ending still continues to baffle viewers. Its star Leonardo DiCaprio, ...

 

Is this Tom Cruise’s training track?

Tom Cruise’s training track?

FILM fans may be able to spot Tom Cruise rehearsing for his latest role in South Oxfordshire. A 135m temporary motorcycle track has ...

 

Moving tribute to working mothers

Moving tribute to working mothers

CAREER-DRIVEN mothers the world over face a struggle to juggle their careers while raising their children. This is the exact scenario ...

 

Hambleden cartoonist remembers his friend film director Sir Alan Parker

Hambleden cartoonist remembers his friend film director Sir Alan Parker

A CARTOONIST from Hambleden has paid tribute to his long-standing friend Sir Alan Parker, the acclaimed film director, who died on ...

 

Movement helped reshape our world

Movement helped reshape our world

WITH the #MeToo movement having been spectacularly vindicated by the jailing of Hollywood predator Harvey Weinstein, Philippa ...

 

Joy of singing saw wives top the charts

Joy of singing saw wives top the charts

THE director of the 1997 smash-hit The Full Monty is back with a new film inspired by the true story of the Military Wives Choirs who ...

 

Brutal retelling of Australian legend

Brutal retelling of Australian legend

FROM the outset, the future looked bleak for the young Ned Kelly, who would leave his mother’s shack every day and come face to face ...

 

Fashion magnate’s fall teaches lesson

Fashion magnate’s fall teaches lesson

IT was only a matter of time before a thinly-veiled parody of Sir Philip Green would be committed to film. Director Michael ...

 

Tinder is the night for today’s Emmas

Tinder is the night for today’s Emmas

PERHAPS the most spirited and witty of all Jane Austen’s heroines, Emma Woodhouse has long resonated with cinema audiences and her ...

 

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