What to expect from Sunderland Shorts Film Festival

Emerging filmmakers from across the globe are preparing to showcase their talent at the city’s international film festival.

Florence Pugh as Lady Macbeth / Katherine

New take on Lady Macbeth shot on secretive Wearside estate

It’s Lady Macbeth but not as we know her.

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The League of Gentlemen

The League of Gentlemen to make TV come back, writer announces

The League of Gentlemen will be returning to television screens, its writer has announced - much to the excitement of fans.

Dick Van Dyke

Dick Van Dyke still dancing as he completes filming of Mary Poppins sequel

Dick Van Dyke has praised Emily Blunt's performance as Mary Poppins but said "nobody compares" to Dame Julie Andrews after completing his work on the Disney sequel.
Larry Lamb as Brian Reader, Phil Daniels as Danny Jones and David Calder as Terry Perkins.

Cinema: Diamond geezers bring strange but true heist story to the big screen

Two years after the Hatton Garden robbery and its OAP instigators captured the public’s imagination, the story has been brought to the big screen. Jeananne Craig meets the movie’s stars and director


Star power backs Guardians Of The Galaxy sequel

The stars of Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2 have insisted the film is "bigger and better" than the original 2014 film.

How many of these films have you seen?

Top 20 films Brits claim to have seen

Consider yourself a movie buff? Turns out four in ten Brits claim to have watched a film they’ve never actually seen just to appear more cultured in front of friends.

It is due for release in September this year. Picture: Warner Bros. on YouTube.

It trailer gives closer look at Stephen King's terrifying clown Pennywise

It's time to think about what you're afraid of.
Keira Knightley as Juliet in Red Nose Day Actually. Picture: Trailers Promos Teasers on YouTube.

New teaser trailer for Comic Relief Love Actually sequel released

A new teaser trailer for the much anticipated Love Actually sequel filmed in aid of Comic Relief sees actor Andrew Lincoln brandishing his famous flash cards as the cast also poke fun at one of the film's stars Colin Firth.

Which film are you most looking forward to this year? Picture: Pixabay.

14 films to look forward to in 2017

We have already been treated to some big releases this year - but there's plenty more to come!

The film is set for UK release in June. Picture: Warner Bros Pictures on YouTube.

Watch the latest Wonder Woman trailer ahead of film's June release

Fans have been given a deeper look into the DC Extended Universe with the release of the latest Wonder Woman trailer.

Tom Hiddleston stars in Kong: Skull Island.

Cinema: Tom’s creature feature is much more than just a monster movie

Tom Hiddleston is proving difficult to pin down. He’s just been asked whether he believes creatures such as the Loch Ness Monster really exist.
Nicole Kidman, pictured here at the Baftas, caught everyone's attention at the Oscars. Picture: PA.

'Seal clapping' at Oscars was Nicole Kidman's way of protecting rings

Hollywood star Nicole Kidman has explained her unusual style of "seal" clapping at the Oscars, saying it was all down to expensive jewellery.
Emma Watson and Dan Stevens as Belle and Beast. Picture: DisneyMusicVEVO on YouTube.

Watch Ariana Grande and John Legend's Beauty and the Beast video

It's a tale as old as time - and it's nearly time to see it again in cinemas.


Frozen and Bridget Jones rated ‘F’ for ‘Feminist’ on IMDb

A new 'F' rating for films which highlights female influence has been adopted by dozens of cinemas and the industry bible IMDb.
Is there a film that makes you feel young again? Picture: Pixabay.

The top 10 films that make Brits feel young again

We've all got that one movie that makes us remember our childhood - but what do you watch when you want to take a trip back to your youth?

Veterans of the Comic Relief charity fund celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day, at a photocall in central London. Picture: PA.

Love Actually stars reunite to film sequel for BBC's Comic Relief

Love Actually stars Liam Neeson and Thomas Brodie-Sangster have reunited on the first day of filming for a new charity sequel film Red Nose Day Actually, 14 years after they appeared in the original film.

Sunderland Short Films Festival director Anne Tye, front centre, with her team at Sunderland Minster at a previous festival

Sunderland Short Film Festival hopes to unearth future Spielberg

Organisers of the Sunderland Shorts Film Festival are hoping the force will be strong when it launches on May 4 this year.

The Baftas will be held on Sunday.

Contenders for Best Film and Outstanding British Film at the Baftas

Here is a review round-up of films vying for Bafta glory on Sunday in the best film and outstanding British film categories.
Which film will you watch tonight? Picture: Pixabay.

55 films to watch while the weather is miserable outside

The weather outside is (sort of) frightful - so it's the perfect time to snuggle up on the sofa with a good film for company.

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