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Fashion: Gown and out in La La Land for the Oscars 2017

The Oscars – the greatest catwalk show on earth – take place next weekend. Stephanie Smith previews the event by selecting the standout red carpet looks of the year so far.

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Taraji P. Henson as Katherine Goble Johnson and Kevin Costner as Al Harrison. PIC: PA

Film review: Hidden Figures (PG)

BASed on an inspirational true story, Hidden Figures is a crowd-pleasing drama, which celebrates three brilliant African-American women, who lit the touch paper on NASA’s 1960s space race.

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The Founder: Michael Keaton tells the story of the man who turned McDonald’s into a global brand

Sinking your teeth into a stack of hamburgers - and getting paid to do it - sounds like a pretty sweet deal, but a few takes into a scene for his new film, and Michael Keaton had definitely had his fill.

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My Life as a Courgette.

The kids are alright as a feast of film hits big screen in Leeds

Children in Leeds will have the perfect opportunity to swap the small screen for the big screen at Easter when the opening credits roll on the Leeds Young Film Festival.

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Review: The Lego Batman Movie (U)

The 2014 computer-animated comedy The LEGO Movie cleverly brought together DC Comics superheroes in a world of coloured building bricks. Humour was pitched perfectly between the young and the young-at-heart, and a knowing script mined humour from the physical limitations of LEGO without dinting the brand’s enduring appeal.

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Film review: The Lego Batman Movie

Everything was awesome with the 2014 computer-animated comedy The LEGO Movie, which cleverly brought together DC Comics superheroes in a world of coloured building bricks.

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Oscar nominated Hidden Figures gets a preview screening at Vue Cinema - we have tickets to be won.

WIN: Hidden Figures film preview tickets at Vue Sheffield Meadowhall

Oscar nominated real life space story Hidden Figures will blast off with a special preview screening at Vue Sheffield and we have tickets to be won.

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Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth II in The Crown. PA Photo/Alex Bailey/Netflix.

The Crown creator Peter Morgan on why it’s the Queen’s flaws which make her human

From Tony Blair to Brian Clough and the Queen, screenwriter Peter Morgan tells Sarah Freeman how he has turned the lives of a succession of famous faces into award-winning drama.

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Undated Film Still Handout from T2 Trainspotting. Pictured: Ewen Bremner as Daniel 'Spud' Murphy, Ewan McGregor as Mark 'Rent Boy' Renton, Jonny Lee Miller as Simon 'Sick Boy' Williamson and Robert Carlyle as Francis 'Franco' Begbie. See PA Feature FILM Trainspotting. Picture credit should read: PA Photo/Sony. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature FILM Trainspotting.

T2 Trainspotting: Director Danny Boyle and the cast talk about the long awaited reunion

Two decades on, the wait for a Trainspotting sequel is finally over. Susan Griffin chats to the cast and director about the reunion

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Film review: Gold (15)

Exchange rates rise and fall, share prices plummet and rally, but a precious metal like gold never seems to lose its seductive lustre.

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Alec Secareanu as Gheorghe Ionescu and Josh O'Connor as Johnny Saxby in God's Own Country.

How Yorkshire’s answer to Brokeback Mountain became the toast of the Sundance Film Festival

A love affair on a Yorkshire sheep farm could be one of this year’s most unlikely box office hits. Sarah Freeman speaks to God’s Own Country director Francis Lee.

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WORLD TOUR: The festival, popular with adrenaline junkies, is at Leeds Town Hall for two days next week.

Mountain film festival set for two-day stay in Leeds

A prestigious mountain film festival comes to Leeds Town Hall next week.

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Andrew Garfield as Desmond T. Doss and Teresa Palmer as Dorothy Schutte. PIC: PA

Film review: Hacksaw Ridge (15)

Director Mel Gibson returns, all guns blazing, with a riveting wartime drama based on the true story of Desmond Doss, who served with valour during the Second World War without having to fire a single bullet.

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Gold: Matthew McConaughey hits the big time with his new film

With cheeseburgers for breakfast, Matthew McConaughey had a lot of fun transforming his figure for his latest film Gold, but the true draw always hails from the chance to inhabit a ‘real person’. He tells Gemma Dunn what was so special about Kenny Wells

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Film review: Split (15)

Three’s company, 23’s an intimidating crowd in writer-director M Night Shyamalan’s intriguing thriller about a trio of teenagers who are abducted in broad daylight and held hostage by a thirty-something oddball exhibiting multiple-personality disorder.

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Live By Night: Ben Affleck talks bullseyes and brickbats

His career’s seen highs and lows, but that comes with the territory - as does hard work, if you’re directing, doing the screenplay and starring in the movie. As Prohibition gangster flick Live By Night hits cinemas, Ben Affleck tells Susan Griffin there were a ‘lot of sleepless nights’

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JOURNEYMAN:  Ben Affleck as Joe Coughlin in Live By Night. PICTURE: PA Photo/Warner Bros.

Review: Live By Night (15)

Ben Affleck’s journey as a filmmaker has been intrinsically linked to Boston, where he grew up and caught the acting bug.

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Film review: La La Land

The frenzied expectation surrounding writer-director Damien Chazelle’s musical love story was deafening before La La Land won a record seven Golden Globe awards earlier this week.

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Kate Beckinsale attending the UK Premiere of Love and Friendship at Curzon Mayfair, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday May 24, 2016. Photo credit should read: Ian West/PA Wire

Underworld - Kate Beckinsale goes deep for

As she steps back into Selene’s vampire ‘death dealer’ leathers, Kate Beckinsale and director Anna J Foerster tell Jeananne Craig why they couldn’t wait to sink their teeth into Underworld: Blood Wars, a movie with ‘kick-ass’ women at the helm

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EARLY WAKENING: Chris Pratt as Jim Preston and Jennifer Lawrence as Aurora Dunn. PICTURE: PA Photo/Sony. WARNING:

Review: Passengers (12A)

Mankind searches for new planets to inhabit and the Starship Avalon launches, loaded with 258 crew and 5,000 passengers in deep sleep, bound for the distant colony of Homestead II.

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