Andrew Joyce's Articles en-us Movie Review: Fast 5 Revs into 5th Gear When speaking about the Fast and the Furious franchise of movies, the phase ‘beating a dead horse’ comes to mind. The first movie in the franchise broke records when it finally brought the world of street racing and ‘pimping rides to the mainstream, makin... 13th July 2011 Bridesmaids: 2011’s Biggest Flop Bridesmaids has been heralded as the female version of The Hangover. However, judging by the film trailers it looks to be nothing more than a knockoff in search of horribly cheap laughs with an eerily familiar plot. Hopefully the film itself will consist... 13th July 2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: Live Forever or Die Trying Johnny Depp returns yet again as Captain Jack Sparrow in the latest of the Pirates of the Caribbean series, On Stranger Tides. This time around he is accompanied by Spanish beauty Penélope Cruz as they team up to find the mystical fountain of youth. This ... 19th May 2011 Celebrities endorse the weirdest things Celebrities are weird creatures. They claim they never want to be in the spotlight, but then they try their best to attract the attention of paparazzi and gossip columnists. Whether they’re out on a night on the tiles or simply popping down to their local... 17th May 2011 Jay-HOVA’s UK Takeover The best Hollywood twosomes begin in Chelsea. Well, maybe from here on out they do, as it was reported that stars Jay-Z and Leonardo Dicaprio hit it off in the Juliet Supper Club in Chelsea. The unlikely duo were spotted by celebrity gossip bloggers ente... 04th May 2011 The Wolfpack is Back - The Hangover Part II The Hangover, released in 2009, cost a mere $35m to make yet ended up grossing almost $468m worldwide. Converting that into sterling, as of April 2011 that’s £21.5m to produce and nearly £288m in gross revenue, and all for a film about a bachelor party an... 18th April 2011 Celebrity News – Twilight Stars to Split Teenage girls across the globe can rejoice as it is rumoured on celebrity gossip sites that smoking hot super stud Robert Pattinson has split with his fellow Twilight star and girlfriend Kristen Stewart. A source close to the couple said that their hecti... 18th April 2011 McFly set to star in own reality show With more and more television channels available to us now, it can be hard for schedulers to find programming to fill the hours they broadcast that aren’t repeats or shows that don’t attract a big audience. One format that’s been embraced by viewers aroun... 18th April 2011 The Professionals set for Hollywood Remake British television programmes have always been considered the holy grail of programming in America, with many formats being embraced and enjoyed by our state side cousins across the Atlantic. Game shows such as Who Wants to be a Millionaire?, The Weakest ... 13th April 2011 Daniel Radcliffe: Branching out After Harry Potter With the premiere of the final instalment of the Harry Potter saga growing ever closer, the conclusion of what the film trailer aptly calls “the motion picture event of a generation” marks both the end and the beginning for the young cast. Daniel Radclif... 13th April 2011 Turmoil in Buckingham as Prince William Separates Himself from Andrew It is a little over a month before the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton and the royal family is in an uproar over the recent happenings of William’s uncle, Prince Andrew. The Duke of York has, of course, been in the news as of late due to his... 25th March 2011 Celebrity News: Christina Aguilera Arrested for ‘Public intoxication’ Christina Aguilera is no stranger to being in the spotlight, starting off her career as a part of the Mickey Mouse Club alongside pop royalty Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake. But in recent months, Aguilera has cast an embarrassing light on herself af... 15th March 2011 Top Six Justin Bieber Facts Every 12-year old girl across the globe who has ever been blessed enough to gaze upon Justin Bieber’s luscious feathered locks will definitely want to brush up on his most treasured memories and secrets in preparation for that fateful day when he puts a r... 10th March 2011 Rosamund Pike Left Red Faced after BAFTA Awards Slip Up With the cinema awards season already in full swing, the recent BAFTA Awards was a chance for actors, producers, directors and filmmakers all to be recognised for the work they do. It also provides celebrities with an unending chance to embarrass not only... 07th March 2011 Blake Lively Rumoured to Star as Young Carrie Bradshaw in SATC Prequel Last year’s Sex and the City 2 was a box office failure and critical punching bag. Opening in third place in the US, the film had disappointing takings and was subject to terrible reviews that mocked its awkward attempt to glam up its aging stars and sque... 07th March 2011 Dancing on Ice couple already spilling beans to celebrity news magazines Things move quickly in the celebrity gossip world these days. It seems one week the latest star couple’s relationship is a closely-guarded secret, the next they can’t wait to tell the world about their undying love for each other. The latest famous pair t... 23rd February 2011 Celebrity gossip: X Factor loser Katie Waissel ‘hasn’t heard from Cheryl Cole in ages’ Just a couple of months ago, not a day went by where Katie Waissel wasn’t plastered all over the celebrity gossip columns during her stint on the X Factor. Whether she was being controversially kept in the talent show due to dubious judging practices or s... 23rd February 2011 Celebrity news: Katie Price confirms split from Alex Reid The celebrity gossip columns had been predicting it for some time, but it seems the whirlwind reality romance that was Katie Price and Alex Reid has finally come to a well-publicised end. After much press speculation about their 11-month marriage, Pric... 20th February 2011 What is in Those BAFTA Gift Bags? The buying craze that fans go into after the star of their favourite film has used any particular product can result in immeasurable success for many of the providers taking part in this year’s BAFTA Film Nominee gift bag. A simple product mention by a c... 18th February 2011 Celebrity gossip columns discuss Cole’s latest tattoo It was revealed this week that X Factor judge and pop princess Cheryl Cole has once again hit the celebrity news headlines thanks to her choice of body art. It seems the singer spent 11 hours in a tattooist’s chair being inked up with her latest piece - a... 17th February 2011 Celebrity news casting buoys upcoming blockbusters Recent financial woes over at Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM) had put a certain amount of uncertainty over two of the studios most highly anticipated and potentially profitable movies. However, this week has seen a number of celebrity news stories emerge that s... 17th February 2011 Film News: A Close Race for Best Picture Award Over the last year, we’ve seen a number of films released that have broken box office records, set new heights for action onscreen and found new ways of captivating the audience. Film makers have broken the boundaries of what was previously not possible a... 17th February 2011 A Handful of Britain’s Best Up and Coming Actors The BAFTA awards always provide an occasion to celebrate all things British, including England’s best up and coming actors. While the awards are a great excuse to take note of those who are excelling now, they also give a reason to look towards the next c... 16th February 2011 Hefner still taking the celebrity news headlines – via Twitter It seems that despite being part of the celebrity news culture since the 1950s, Playboy founder Hugh Hefner will continue to grab the headlines way into his twilight years – after announcing his engagement to a woman 60 years his senior. The magazine m... 11th February 2011 What’s Your Favourite Scary Movie….? Nearly 15 years ago, one film rejuvenated the slasher film genre completely; bringing a whole new audience to what would be an era of genre defining films. Of course that film can only be the horror film of the 1990’s, Scream. Wes Craven, known as the... 11th February 2011 Awards banter dominates the celebrity gossip pages Over the next few weeks, expect nothing but talk of nominations, red carpets and acceptance speeches across all of the celebrity news columns. That’s right, awards season is upon us and things kicked off this week with some big wins at the Golden Globes a... 11th February 2011 Celebrity news: Taylor Momsen’s Pretty Reckless attitude to geography doesn’t go down well Taylor Momsen has straddled two very different worlds over the past year or so – appearing in celebrity news columns due to her acting role in US drama Gossip Girl, while also courting the music press in her soft rock band Pretty Reckless. One world th... 31st January 2011 Celebrity gossip –Stacey Branning’s real-life sister ‘set to join EastEnders’ Cockney soap EastEnders is well known for ‘keepin’ it in the faaaaamily’, but it seems the bosses of the show have taken their plotlines a little too literally with their latest casting decision. According to The Sun’s celebrity gossip column, the BBC1 fa... 31st January 2011 Film News: Assessing the Golden Globe Nominations 2011 As the awards season approaches, movie makers across the world will be scanning all the film reviews and articles to get some sort of sense of what they can expect to be up for. This month, one of the first big ceremonies of 2011 unveiled its list of nomi... 26th January 2011 Film News: Eminem Signs up for Boxing Movie As he proved in his last film role in 8 Mile, hip-hop megastar Eminem isn’t afraid of confrontation – but his second appearance on the silver screen is set to take it up a gear. While he excelled during rap battles in the 2002 film, his new role in box... 26th January 2011 Celebrity news: Twitter ‘fails’ of 2010 It isn’t unusual nowadays for the stars to end up in the celebrity gossip pages having overshared a little too much online – and this is something that is becoming even more frequent thanks to the Twitter micro-blogging site Twitter. One of... 26th January 2011 Celebrity gossip: Brian McFadden dreams of Westlife return Like Robbie Williams, Brian McFadden made the decision to leave a boyband to make music on his own terms with a solo career. Of course, this is where the similarities end. We all know what happened next when Robbie waved goodbye to Take That in 199... 13th December 2010 Celebrity news: Has Kim Kardashian flushed away her remaining credibility? As American’s most notorious party girl, it’s often said that Kim Kardashian would turn up to the opening of an envelope. However, the US celebrity gossip fixture – known for appearances in reality shows such as Keeping Up With the Kasdashians – may have ... 13th December 2010 Best Fantastical Film series With the release of the first half of the last Harry Potter film, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1, approaching rapidly, there has been a lot of talk about the success of other film series based on well known fantasy books. While Harry Potter ... 29th November 2010 Superhero Spin-offs With the film news community reporting that Marvel are planning to do a spin-off of Iron Man featuring James Rhodes as War Machine, we had a look at some of the great and not so great superhero spin-offs and sequels we’ve seen in the past: X-men Origi... 29th November 2010 Three Winter Weather Films to Make You Stay Inside Today the British woke up to find their small island battered by the first strong storms of the season, with icy downpours of rain, winds up to 65 mph and snow and sleet closing Scottish roads in the north and on the east coast. If October’s unseasonably ... 29th November 2010 I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! 2010 Contestants There’s been a lot of celebrity gossip recently about the different people that are taking part in I’m a Celebrity 2010. This is fuelled by the fact that the line up keeps changing. In fact the ex-model, Gail Porter quit the show at the 11th hour. Sources... 29th November 2010 Film Trailers: Green Lantern Trailer Hits the Web There's been a great deal of film news lately for DC Comics fans to chew over. First off Zack Snyder was confirmed as the director of the upcoming Superman reboot and then the title of the third Christopher Nolan Batman was revealed as The Dark Knight Ris... 29th November 2010 Film News: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part One November brings with it the first part of a movie series finale that looks set to do great box office numbers and bring to an end a story that millions have been following worldwide since back in 2001. But now the first film reviews are out there, what ca... 29th November 2010 Tron: Legacy, the Film News Fans Were Waiting For For years, people have been keeping their eyes firmly fixed on film news columns in the hope that a sequel to the 1982 computer game action classic Tron would hit the screens. This year, Walt Disney Pictures has fulfilled that dream for many with the r... 29th November 2010 The Best Films Come in Threes The summer blockbuster season saw a number of Oscar-nominated films released. The film trailers whet the audience’s appetite, but you never know how successful your film is going to be until it is released. Some of the summer blockbuster films will becom... 07th November 2010 Watch more films for less with these great film offers The dark nights are closing in and it is tempting not to venture out the front door and to become a something of a hermit over the winter months. One place which might tempt you out on those cold winter nights, is the cinema. The comfy seats, the popcorn ... 07th November 2010 Celebrity gossip – Everyone Talks About It You cannot enter the office, pub, high street shop, without someone talking about the X Factor. Dannii Minogue even rushed back to the judging panel to fend off Nicole Scherzinger from taking her place on the biggest show of the year. X Factor still ... 22nd October 2010