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Sleepy Hollow review online!
• Tim Burton indulges his love of all things dark and spooky in this stunning re-telling of the classic American Gothic tale. Johnny Depp stars as Ichabod Crane, battling it out with the Headless Horseman. Film Review spoke to Depp and director Burton about this macabre masterpiece.

Kevin Spacey and Annette Bening: domestic bliss? No...

American Beauty
feature & review online!
• Kevin Spacey talks to us about life, love and this surprise smash-hit – a scathing, hilarious attack on US family life (one of the most acclaimed Hollywood movies in years)

Film of the Month

2000 Preview
• A special sneak preview of the films that will be hitting your screens over the next 12 months, including sure-fire hits from Tom Hanks, Jim Carrey, Julia Roberts, Matt Damon, Leo di Caprio, Robert De Niro and Tom Cruise - as well as the CGI stars of Toy Story 2

Robert Carlyle in the special Angela's Ashes

Angela's Ashes
• It pulls no punches in bringing Frank McCourt's best-selling memoir of a family's struggle for survival in 1930s Ireland to the screen. The film's star Robert Carlyle tells us why this makes the film so special for him.

The Bone Collector
• Angelina Jolie and Denzel Washington uncover this unusual thriller for us, as a disabled detective and a rookie cop join forces to stop a psychopathic killer strangely obsessed with bones…

Martin Scorsese fails to laugh at Nic Cage's latest joke

Bringing Out the Dead
Martin Scorsese's latest stars Nic Cage in a harrowing look at the life of a night-shift paramedic. The near-legendary director says: "I've always been interested in people who suffer."

Reviews - your every film need catered for!
This refreshing 35-page section covers:
 New Movies: 26 in total, with all the UK's January cinema releases – with the newbies above, plus:  Walt Disney's original musical odyssey updated for IMAX presentation in Fantasia / 2000
 Ashley Judd faces up duplicity, murder and injustice in the thrilling Double Jeopardy  Arnie Schwarzenegger crossing swords with the Devil in the apocalyptic End of Days
 Our brand new section At a Cinema Near You gives you the lowdown on all the films still showing  Reviews of the latest videos, books, CDs and DVDs - and some major new websites
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  • nine pages of news and box-office chartage in Despatches
  • Win a set of action-packed DVDs includng Die Hard and Speed ; exclusive Stigmata merchandise; or copies of 10 Things I Hate About You, A Simple Plan or Among Giants in our latest competitions! (UK callers only – sorry)
  • Douglas Henshaw, star of the brand-new comedy Fast Food is this month's Brit at the Back
  • Another face of the future, Adrian Brody, is interviewed in They Might Be Giants
  • We pay a special tribute to the late Desmond Llewelyn
  • James Cameron-Wilson answers all your movie questions in Film Facts

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