Empire 242

2009

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Jennifer's Body12
Isle of Fright15
The Expendables18
Metal Mickey20
Creme de la Cannes22
Script Notes28
The likely lads30
The Wonderful World of Orci & Kurtzman33
Simon BraundPint of Milk36
Chris HewittInglorious Basterds38
Ian NathanPublic Enemies42
Kim NewmanThe Taking of Palham 12346
Nick De SemlyenTransformers: Revenge of the Fallen48
Ian FreerThe Proposal50
William ThomasLand of the Lost50
Angie ErrigoFrozen River53
PWSoul Power53
ALSAdam53
DPStrawberry and Chocolate53
DPKatalin Varga53
Simon CrookMoon54
Kim NewmanAntichrist56
PPCloud 956
STBurma VJ56
DP35 shots of rum56
LBThe private lives of Pippa Lee56
Liz BeardsworthCoco avant Chanel58
ALSSkin58
CHImagine that58
PPCharles Dickens's England58
PPBirdwatchers58
Dan JolinYear one61
Michael Sheen62
Simon BraundAre friends electric?64
Damon WiseDogs of war70
Tony Horkins"I'm supposed to be a famous stand-up comedian. What happened!?"78
Simon Braund(Alternate) Reality bites82
Simon BraundAnna Friel84
Olly RichardsIn conversation with Daniel Radcliffe117
Dan JolinLet the Right One In128
Kim NewmanGran Torino130
Ian FreerRachel getting married134
Philip De SemlyenKnowing135
Ian FreerDuplicity136
Dan JolinAnvil! The story of anvil137
Angie ErrigoThe Red Shoes138
Nick De SemlyenGhostbusters142
Ian NathanAmadeus144
Nick De SemlyenMad Men: Season 2146
Angie ErrigoThe world and its double148
Kim NewmanThe Top 10 ridiculous movie face-off titles152
Classic Scene162
Title:Jennifer's Body, Megan Fox swaps robots for zombie cheerleaders
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:12-14
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Jennifer's Body (2009)
Title:Isle of Fright, The inside track on the trailer for Martin Scorsese's new thriller, Shutter Island
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:15
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Shutter Island (2010)
Title:The Expendables, Pecs, tats and rock 'n' roll in Sly's testoterthon
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:18
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: The Expendables (2010)
Title:Metal Mickey, First look at Whiplash, Iron Man 2's fun-loving baddie
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:20
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Iron Man 2 (2010)
Title:Creme de la Cannes
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:22-23
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009)
Title:Script Notes, A key scene from a new film, explained by its writer
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:28
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009)
Title:The likely lads, Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant go '70s
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:30
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Cemetery Junction (2010)
Interview with: Ricky Gervais
Stephen Merchant
Title:The Wonderful World of Orci & Kurtzman, How two geeks became Hollywood's hottest scribes
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:33
Illustrations:  yes
Related persons:   Roberto Orci
Alex Kurtzman
Author:Simon Braund
Title:Pint of Milk, Danny McBride
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:36
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Land of the Lost (2009)
Interview with: Danny McBride
Author:Chris Hewitt
Title:Inglorious Basterds, Quentin Tarantino remakes World War II
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:38-40
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Inglourious Basterds (2009)
Author:Ian Nathan
Title:Public Enemies, The life, loves and bank robberies of John Dillinger
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:42-44
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Public Enemies (2009)
Author:Kim Newman
Title:The Taking of Palham 123, A heist-gone-wrong movie gone wrong
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:46-47
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009)
Author:Nick De Semlyen
Title:Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, Bigger, badder, madder, faster, dumber, more intense!
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:48
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
Author:Ian Freer
Title:The Proposal, Bullock and Reynolds try their hand at fauxmance
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:50
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   The Proposal (2009)
Author:William Thomas
Title:Land of the Lost, An adventure 65 minutes in the making...
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:50
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Land of the Lost (2009)
Author:Angie Errigo
Title:Frozen River, Oscar-nominated anti-chick flick
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:53
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Frozen River (2008)
Author:PW
Title:Soul Power
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:53
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Soul Power (2008)
Author:ALS
Title:Adam
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:53
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Adam (2009)
Author:DP
Title:Strawberry and Chocolate
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:53
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Fresa y chocolate (1993)
Author:DP
Title:Katalin Varga
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:53
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Katalin Varga (2009)
Author:Simon Crook
Title:Moon, Set phasers to think...
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:54
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Moon (2009)
Author:Kim Newman
Title:Antichrist, You may never forgive us for recommending it
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:56
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Antichrist (2009)
Author:PP
Title:Cloud 9
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:56
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Wolke 9 (2008)
Author:ST
Title:Burma VJ
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:56
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Burma VJ: Reporter i et lukket land (2008)
Author:DP
Title:35 shots of rum
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:56
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   35 rhums (2008)
Author:LB
Title:The private lives of Pippa Lee
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:56
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009)
Author:Liz Beardsworth
Title:Coco avant Chanel, It's just so pre-War...
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:58
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Coco avant Chanel (2009)
Author:ALS
Title:Skin
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:58
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Skin (2008)
Author:CH
Title:Imagine that
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:58
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Imagine That (2009)
Author:PP
Title:Charles Dickens's England
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:58
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Charles Dickens's England (2009)
Author:PP
Title:Birdwatchers
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:58
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   BirdWatchers - La terra degli uomini rossi (2008)
Author:Dan Jolin
Title:Year one, Apparently, God asked for an Alan Amithee...
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:61
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Year One (2009)
Author:
Title:Michael Sheen
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:662-63
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Michael Sheen
Author:Simon Braund
Title:Are friends electric?
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:64-68
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Surrogates (2009)
Interview with: Jonathan Mostow
Author:Damon Wise
Title:Dogs of war
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:70-77
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Inglourious Basterds (2009)
Related persons:   Brad Pitt
Author:Tony Horkins
Title:"I'm supposed to be a famous stand-up comedian. What happened!?"
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:78-81
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Funny People (2009)
Interview with: Judd Apatow
Author:Simon Braund
Title:(Alternate) Reality bites
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:82-86
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Will Ferrell
Anna Friel
Brad Silberling
Author:Simon Braund
Title:Anna Friel
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:84
Illustrations:  yes
Related persons:   Anna Friel
Author:Olly Richards
Title:In conversation with Daniel Radcliffe
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:117-122
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)
Interview with: Daniel Radcliffe
Author:Dan Jolin
Title:Let the Right One In, It's a vampire movie. But not necessarily a horror
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:128-129
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Låt den rätte komma in (2008)
Author:Kim Newman
Title:Gran Torino, Clint Eastwood is... Alf Garnett
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:130
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Gran Torino (2008)
Author:Ian Freer
Title:Rachel getting married
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:134
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Rachel Getting Married (2008)
Author:Philip De Semlyen
Title:Knowing, Nicolas Cage's career enters the Twilight Zone
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:135
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Knowing (2009)
Author:Ian Freer
Title:Duplicity, The Corporate Spy Who Loved Me
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:136
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Duplicity (2009)
Author:Dan Jolin
Title:Anvil! The story of anvil, Stuck between rock and a hard day job
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:137
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Anvil: The Story of Anvil (2008)
Author:Angie Errigo
Title:The Red Shoes, Real proof that Britain's got talent...
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:138-139
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: The Red Shoes (1948)
Author:Nick De Semlyen
Title:Ghostbusters, Too cool for Zuul
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:142
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Ghostbusters (1984)
Author:Ian Nathan
Title:Amadeus, It's The Dark Knight vs. The Joker with more semiquavers...
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:144-145
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Amadeus (1984)
Author:Nick De Semlyen
Title:Mad Men: Season 2, Smoking. Drinking. Cheating. Selling. Brilliant.
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:146
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Mad Men (2007-)
Author:Angie Errigo
Title:The world and its double
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:148
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Kim Newman
Title:The Top 10 ridiculous movie face-off titles
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:152-153
Illustrations:  yes
Author:
Title:Classic Scene, All About Eve
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:242
Year:2009
Pp:162
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: All About Eve (1950)