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Film of the Month: Shrek
As Dreamworks takes on Pixar in the battle to become the undisputed
heavyweight of the CGI world, we talk
to the voices behind the fairytales. Mike Myers, Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy
and John Lithgow reveal what it's like to bring monsters and legends to life -
often with only the vaguest idea of what they actually look like!
It's the biggest-budgeted film ever to go into production, and
Hollywood's latest heartthrob Josh Hartnett talks to us about his part in it,
and jumping off the LA treadmill in future
Cannes Film Festival 2001
Our Man in Cannes brings you the inside scoop on the films, the gossip
and the parties from the festival that's an international institution.
"Oh, we do like to be beside the seaside
Down to Earth
Chris Rock reveals why he chose to star in a remake of a Warren Beatty
film, as a man who dies before his time and has to be returned to earth in
another (white) man's body
Series 7: The Contenders review online
Director Daniel Minahan tells all about the excellent Series 7,
revealing the secrets behind its production history, and how you go about
making a reality gameshow based on murder
Mike Hodges, the man behind Get Carter and, er, Flash
Gordon, explains why this film starring Clive Owen is getting a re-release
just two years after it first appeared in a handful of British cinemas
A Knight's Tale
Newcomer Shannon Sossamon tells us why she refuses to be fazed by her
first big screen break in this forthcoming mediaeval comedy jousting movie with
rock music and farts
|Reviews - your every film need catered for!
than 30 pages in all, covering:
25 New Releases reviewed - and we've quite a few new recommendations this
Our diligent section At a Cinema Near You gives
you the lowdown on more than 50 films still showing in the UK at
Night Shopping Four young Scots pore over their lives in 'the
sharpest British youth film to emerge since Trainspotting'.
Read full review at
Plus 16 pages of Home Entertainment
Reviews of the latest videos, books, CDs, DVDs, websites and more,
including Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon...
Snaps Outstanding Canadian horror, in which a young girl,
attacked by a wild beast, finds herself developing a lust for blood as strange
hair starts growing from her wound
... The Omen trilogy and Close Encounters on DVD, the
new Spielberg companion The Complete Spielberg, and nine Satellite
Highlights for June
Night Falls Javier Bardem's outstanding performance in a
'masterpiece' biopic... Crimson Rivers Tense
French thriller with Jean Reno as a policeman chasing a cold-blooded killer
through snow and ice
Whet your appetite for the best of July's new movies including Lara Croft:
Tomb Raider, Jurassic Park III and eagerly awaited techno-thriller
Seven pages of the hottest movie news, with items on Tom Cruise, Marlon Brando,
Pierce Brosnan, George Clooney and the American Psycho
at the Back:
Rita Tushingham, the classic Sixties star, talk to us about Out of
Depth, her new film with former EastEnders star Sean Maguire.
Life: The Big Chill
We look at the subsequent careers of a cast that almost defined eighties
cinema in this High School reunion drama
Win a selection of prizes in this issue, including Crouching Tiger,
Hidden Dragon, Unbreakable and The Way of the Gun on VHS!
You can now enter our competitions by phone, e-mail or
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Best Seat in the House:
James Cameron-Wilson has a pop at Robert De Niro's gait. James also answers
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