What's the best Christmas film of all time?

'Tis the season for getting cosy with a Christmas film - but what's your go-to choice?
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Just magic: Eddie Redmayne delivers an infectiously fun performance

Review: Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them - familiar to Potter fans, yet dizzyingly inventive

Given the phenomenal success of the Harry Potter movies (and, latterly, the new stage show), a big-screen spin-off was always going to be something of a no-brainer.

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Film captures sights and sounds of Wearside at war

From Sunderland’s female shipyard workers to prisoner of war camps near Stanhope - a new film follows the path of the Wear to shine a light on war stories.


Trailer released for Trainspotting 2: Here's what to expect from T2

The trailer for the long-awaited Trainspotting sequel has been released, 20 years after the original film was in cinemas.
Ghost is one of the films showing during the entertainment event. Picture: YouTube.

18 films you can see at South Shields' drive-in cinema

It's time for a night at movies - and there's plenty to choose from at Bents Park's drive-in cinema.

Ben Affleck in The Accountant

Family passes: Pick of the flicks at Empire Sunderland

Fancy seeing the pick of the flicks - for free?

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Do you agree with the list from Empire Cinemas?

Film proven to inspire North East audiences to make positive life changes

One in five Brits have been inspired to go travelling after watching a film, research has revealed.

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What we can expect from Sunderland on Film Take 2

Some of Sunderland's most magical moments are to be relived on the silver screen - and organisers have now released a taster of what we can expect.

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Would you live in the Dursleys' house?

Fancy living in Harry Potter's old house?

The house where boy wizard Harry Potter lived in a cupboard under the stairs is up for sale - and it could be yours for almost half a million pounds.

Shelley Louise Scarth with son Dylan and Sir Anthony Hopkins at Bamburgh Castle.

Transformers fans get selfies with movie stars as filming continues in North East

Transformers fans flocked to some of the top locations in the region last week to watch the filming of the blockbuster film.

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Mark Wahlberg (left) and director Michael Bay (centre) during filming for the new film Transformers: The Last Knight filming, at Alnwick Castle in Northumberland. Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

Mark Wahlberg spotted filming for Transformers: The Last Knight in North East town

Explosions and Hollywood stars descended on historic North East town as the set from the new Transformers movie arrived in the region.

Willie Wonker (Photo: Blake)

On Roald Dahl day, which favourite character are you most like?

Exactly 100 years ago today (13 September) Roald Dahl was born and children and adults around the world will be coming together to celebrate the life and works of the much-loved author.

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New Dalton Park Cineworld

What to expect from the new Cineworld at Dalton Park, from the style of seats to the price of popcorn

The most anticipated feature has finally arrived at the box office - and it looks great.

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Take a first look inside the finished Cineworld at Dalton Park

This is the first look inside a new completed multiplex cinema which will wow film-lovers when it opens to the public this week.

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Are you disappointed not to be travelling to Hogwarts today? Picture: Theme Park Review on YouTube.

11 of our favourite Harry Potter moments on Back to Hogwarts Day

If you're a huge fan of the Harry Potter world and are stuck at work today, it would be a safe bet to say you're feeling a bit annoyed.

Shows to watch on Netflix and Amazon Prime in September

As September rolls around we take a look at what the two biggest streaming services in the UK are bringing to our screens.

Gene Wilder.

Gene Wilder’s greatest on-screen moments

American actor Gene Wilder has died at the age of 83.


Qashqais to take on the Death Star? Nissan joins forces with Star Wars for Rogue One project

Nissan has signed a deal with Lucasfilm as Star Wars fans eagerly await the release of Rogue One.

The film will be released on August 19. Picture: Ian West/Press Association.

Ricky Gervais: David Brent 'not that bad compared to CBB D-listers'

Ricky Gervais said his David Brent character is "not so bad" compared to the "ruthless D-listers" competing on Celebrity Big Brother.

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