Articles Posted in the " Ewan McGregor " Category

  • Salmon Fishing In The Yemen (12A) | Close-Up Film DVD Review

    Dir. Lasse Hallström, UK, 2012, 107 mins Cast: Ewan McGregor, Emily Blunt, Amr Waked, Kristin Scott Thomas, Tom Mison Review by Zaira Brilhante   This has to be one of the most odd premises for a story, nonetheless Paul Torday’s novel, Salmon Fishing In The Yemen, has become the most charming screenplay at the hands […]


  • Haywire (15) | Close-Up Film DVD Review

    Dir. Steven Soderbergh, USA, 2011, 93 mins Cast: Gina Carano, Ewan McGregor, Michael Fassbender, Channing Tatum, Antonio Banderas, Michael Douglas, Bill Paxton Review by Mark Byrnes Following his recent decision to take a sabbatical from the film business, director Steven Soderbergh is showing no signs of going quietly. Here is yet another feature following on […]




  • Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace (3D) (U) | Close-Up Film Review

    Dir. George Lucas, USA, 1999, 133 mins Cast: Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, Nathalie Portman Review by Carol Allen This is Episode I of the world’s most bizarrely ordered serial, which started in 1977 as simply Star Wars and then became Episode !V – A New Hope and the first part of a trilogy (V and […]


  • Star Wars Episode I : The Phantom Menace in 3D – In cinemas February 9th

    EXPERIENCE IT FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 3D FEBRUARY 9 th   Whether you’re an old fan or new, there’s no denying that seeing Star Wars on the big screen is an event not to be missed — especially when it’s the first Star Wars movie to ever be presented in spectacular 3D! The duel […]


  • PERFECT SENSE (Arrow Films). Available to buy on DVD from 30th January 2012

    “A SMART AND CEREBRAL SCI-FI ROMANCE.” – SIGHT AND SOUND. “THIS END OF THE WORLD SHOCKER IS TERRIFIC, INGENIOUS AND INTRIGUING. (8/10)” – DAILY STAR. Following its critically acclaimed UK theatrical release in October 2011, the apocalyptic sci-fi fable, Perfect Sense , starring  Ewan McGregor  (Moulin Rouge; Star Wars; Trainspotting) and  Eva Green (Casino Royale; […]


  • Cinemascape 20/01/2012

    It’s often said that those who can, do, and those who can’t, criticise. This may be true, to some extent, except often those who do, actually can’t, or at least shouldn’t, and sometimes those who can, and do well, need those who can’t, or won’t, to spread the word. The point being… Welcome to Cinemascape! […]


  • Salmon Fishing in the Yemen Trailer

    A romantic, contemporary fable, SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN is the tale of government employee Dr Alfred, or Fred, Jones (Ewan McGregor), a rather introverted scientist at the Department of Fisheries and Agriculture. Trudging along in his day job, with his marriage stagnating, his world is suddenly thrown into turmoil when he’s drawn into a […]


  • 4 Weeks To Shine A Light On Filmmaking Skills! – Tropfest Deadline Approaching

    4 WEEKS TO SHINE A LIGHT ON FILMMAKING SKILLS!   -MOVIE EXTRA TROPFEST AUSTRALIA DEADLINE APPROACHING-     Movie Extra Tropfest Australia announces that filmmakers from around the globe have just four weeks to enter the world’s largest short film festival. The deadline for entries is Thursday 5th January 2012 at 6pm (AEDT), and Tropfest is urging film […]


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