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Time for Celebration: Taiwan celebrates Ang Lee success

Ang Lee’s recent Best Director Oscar win for the film Life of Pi, has brought global attention to the beautiful and captivating island of Taiwan where the world famous director was born.

Big budget westerns inspire movie goers to saddle up

Big budget westerns inspire movie goers to saddle up

Set-jetting, where movie locations dictate our travel appetites, is one trend exciting adventurers – recent reports suggesting 5% of tourism is inspired by the big screen.

‘Back to the Future’ replica car on display at Heritage Motor Centre

‘Back to the Future’ replica car on display at Heritage Motor Centre

The Heritage Motor Centre has just taken delivery of a new famous exhibit – a recreation of the DeLorean car that starred in the Hollywood blockbuster ‘Back to the Future’.

Visit the 'real' Gold Coast in New York as depicted in The Great Gatsby

Visit the 'real' Gold Coast in New York as depicted in The Great Gatsby

The hugely anticipated new Leonardo DiCaprio movie, The Great Gatsby, is tipped to be one of the box office hits of 2013.

One in ten film fans turns to illegal downloads

As the recession continues to affect consumers' entertainment budgets, cost conscious film lovers are seeking alternative ways of getting their film fix.

The Goldfinger Aston Martin DB5 returns to Bond In Motion

The Goldfinger Aston Martin DB5 returns to Bond In Motion

The National Motor Museum at Beaulieu is pleased to announce the return of the most iconic of all Bond cars, the Goldfinger Aston Martin DB5, to its Bond In Motion exhibition.

Cult movie car to star in Race Retro sale

Cult movie car to star in Race Retro sale

A 1969 Lola race car which starred in the classic Steve McQueen film “Le Mans” is now taking centre stage at the Silverstone Auctions hosted Race Retro & Classic Car Sale.

Harley Davidson ‘Easy Rider’ escorted tours

Harley Davidson ‘Easy Rider’ escorted tours

Retrace the exact route of the iconic Easy Rider movie – considered to be the quintessential motorcycle film of all times - aboard a ‘throaty’ Harley Davidson, courtesy of US operator, Bon Voyage.

Virginia launches The Lincoln Movie Trail

Virginia launches The Lincoln Movie Trail

The worlds of movie magic and travel are set to come together in Virginia with the launch of The Lincoln Movie Trail.

Experience the Trilogy with New Zealand's must see attraction pass

Experience the Trilogy with New Zealand's must see attraction pass

With Peter Jackson's latest trilogy hitting UK cinema screens, New Zealand's stunning natural landscapes are once again taking centre stage for movie-goers around the world.

Living Apart Together: Charles Gormley classic restored

Living Apart Together: Charles Gormley classic restored

Long lost for years and in danger of disappearing forever this debut directorial feature and charming 80s Scottish comedy from Charles Gormley (Heavenly Pursuits - also available from Park Circus) has undergone an incredibly detailed digital restoration thanks to funding support from Creative Scotland, Channel 4/Film4 and Park Circus.

Amazon Instant Video App now available for iPhone and iPod touch

Amazon has introduced the Amazon Instant Video App, enabling customers to stream or download Amazon Instant Video movies and TV episodes from their video library directly on their iPhone or iPod touch.

Film fans left cold this Christmas

Movie lovers looking forward to their fill of festive film entertainment will be left sorely disappointed this Christmas. Of the 632 films being screened on Satellite and non-Satellite TV this year, a staggering 620 will be repeats.

Jet off for Life of Pi in India

Jet off for Life of Pi in India

Yann Martel's magical adventure, The Life of Pi, comes to the silver screen this month, a fantastic tale of Pi Patel, the son of an Indian zoo keeper shipwrecked at sea with a zebra, a hyena, an orangutan and a 450-pound Bengal tiger.

C4 warmly welcomes The Snowman and The Snowdog

C4 warmly welcomes The Snowman and The Snowdog

Thirty years ago this Christmas, Channel 4 broadcast The Snowman - an enchanting animated film that follows the adventures of a young boy and a truly remarkable Snowman, adapted from author and creator Raymond Briggs' iconic children's book.