TRAILERS: Iron Man 3, Bling Ring and Kick Ass 2

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Over the past couple of weeks, some much anticipated film trailers have been released. Check them out below!

Iron Man 3 starring Robert Downey Jr, Gweneth Paltrow and Guy Pearce




 
Released April 25th

 

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REVIEW: The Guilt Trip



You may not have heard of The Guilt Trip. Released Mother’s Day weekend it got swamped under the success of Oz: The Great And Powerful and seems to have been forgotten about. This new take on the road movie see’s Andy Brewster (Seth Rogan) taking his mother (Barbra Streisand) across country to market his new cleaning product.

 

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RECOMMENDED: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey as recommended by Anonymous:
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Based on the beginning chapters of JRR Tolkien’s book, and first in the trilogy, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is the prequel to the successful Lord of the Rings trilogy. Set in Middle-earth, the first of the three films follows Bilbo Baggins’ (Martin Freeman) as he is swept into the quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor from the fearsome dragon Smaug. Baggins joins the company of thirteen dwarves - Dwalin, Balin, Kili, Fili, Dori, Ori, Nori, Oin, Gloin,Glóin, Bifur, Bofur, Bombur - lead by legendary Dwarf warrior Thorin (Richard Armitage)
 
 
 

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TOP 10: Best Picture Box Office Takings

Sunday night revealed Argo as this years Best Picture at the Academy Awards and numerous other gongs, as well as bringing in $129,653,502 at the Box office. Although this seems like a lot, how does it compare to the rest of the Best Picture winners?

10. The Sound of Music (1965)

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Box Office Takings: $158,671,368
Nominated for 10 Oscars. Won 5.

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SHORT FILM: Oscar Winners 2012

With the Oscars just around the corner, it’s time to have a quick look back at last years Academy Award winning shorts.

The Fantastic Fly Books of Mr Morris Lessmore won the hearts of the Academy board and well deservedly took the gong. Inspired partly by Hurricane Katrina, The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr Morris Lessmore shows just what power books hold. Using a mix of techniques, William Joyce and Brandon Oldenburg present a hybrid style of animation that will no doubt capture your heart and imagination too:

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Wreck It Ralph has been credited as the new Toy Story by many critics, with it being hailed as one of the best animations of recent times. With multiple references to classic games and a great voice cast, Wreck It Ralph has been much anticipated by children and adult alike.

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Super Bowl Spot Round Up

As everyone knows, the best part of the Super Bowl is the adverts! This year was no different with an abundance of teaser clips for our delectation. Seems to be an odd assortment this year, starting with World War Z.

Brad Pitt’s zombie flick teaser shows it all beginning, as the world starts to fall apart under the threat of a zombie invasion. Take a look here:



World War Z is out in the UK on June 21st.


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RECOMMENDED: Howl’s Moving Castle

Howl’s Moving Castle as recommended by Sam Backhouse:


Loosely based upon the novel of the same name by Diane Wynne Jones, 
Howl’s Moving Castle is the 2004 film from Japanese animation studio, Studio Ghibli. The English dubbed version of this film boasts an array of well known voices including Christian Bale as Howl and Billy Crystal as Calcifer.

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RECOMMENDED

Recommended is a new section dedicated to those films that are recommended to me.

All you have to do is leave a message on here or tweet me (@steph_on_screen), with the name of the film and the reason why you recommend it. I will watch and review and say whether I recommend it! Simple really!

So get sending me those films and get featured on here, I’m ready and waiting!