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Dec 2008 • Out Now
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148 packed pages

Winter Preview Winter preview
• It might be cold outside but we’ve got all the hottest movies about to hit screens this winter, including...
The Spirit
Director and graphic novel supremo Frank Miller on his super-stylish film début
Lakeview Terrace
Samuel L Jackson talks us through his journey to the dark side
We’re so damned excited about this upcoming comic-book adap that director Zack Snyder takes pity on us and gives us some early insights

Daniel Craig as James BondQuantum of Solace
• We talk to star Daniel Craig about Bond’s action-packed second outing and how it feels to be cinema's smoothest action star

• Fresh from the Oscar-gobbling No Country, Josh Brolin is ready to take on everyone’s favourite president George Dubya, and the moustachioed star tells us how

Body of Lies
• We grovel at the feet of mighty onscreen duo, stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe along with master director Ridley Scott as they discuss their nail biter

Paul NewmanPaul Newman Tribute
• We take a look at the work and life of the late star

Pride and Glory
• Star Ed Norton and director Gavin O’Connor shoot the breeze about their gritty NY cop drama

Ghost Town
• British comic Ricky Gervais tells us about making it big in the States with his starring role in this big screen comedy

Max Payne
• Star Mark Wahlberg finally finds gets his chance to break out the big-guns and apparently he couldn’t be happier

• We snoop about on set for Jennifer Carpenters latest horror

Steve McQueen
• He’s creating quite a storm with hard-hitting drama Hunger, so we grab the Brit-director for a chat

Disney's Sleeping Beauty
• To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of this vintage animation we talk with the animators who crafted this much-loved classic


The Bigger Picture
• We’ve a pant-wettingly terrifying pic from Sam Raimi’s gore-fest Drag Me To Hell

Vox Pops
• The Film Review team give you our own bona-fide movie-buff opinions on Quantum of Solace

1-star film Our reviews section! 5-star film
What Film Review is all about!
16 packed pages of new movies

New Movies! 23 new releases –
including the above as well as...

  • A Streetcar Named Desire
    Marlon Brando’s career-defining classic

  • Scar 3D
    Gore that quite literally jumps of the screen

  • My Best Friends Girl
    Joyously silly romantic-comedy

Home Entertainment
22 pages of DVDs, books, cds and games…

  • DVD All the latest movies heading for a shop near you, including Indy’s triumphant return in Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

  • Books We flick through Roger Moore – My Word is My Bond

  • Video Games We flick through Roger Moore – My Word is My Bond We kick-ass without wrinkling our tux in Quantum of Solace


  • 15 pages of the latest film news

  • Competitions
    We’re giving away:

    10 DVD copies of Speed Racer in our crossword competition

    10 DVD copies of Kung-Fu Panda to anyone who gets a letter published in our letters pages

  • Next Issue
    We take a look at the hottest upcoming releases, including Baz Luhrmann’s sweeping epic Australia, starring fellow aussie delights Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman

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