Empire 198

2005

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Olly RichardsEmily Rose Brings The US Box Office Back From The Dead26
Terrence Howard29
David HughesIs this sci-fi romance the weirdest movie of next year?30
Grimm times for Gilliam, but Terry still battles on32
Olly RichardsIs Guy Ritchie's Revolver simply ahead of its time?35
Ian NathanKiss Kiss, Bang Bang42
Ian NathanThe Constant Gardener44
Dan JolinThe Brothers Grimm44
Kim NewmanThe Legend of Zorro46
Colin KennedyHustle & Flow48
Liz BeardsworthIn Her Shoes48
Sam ToyThe Libertine51
David ParkinsonBlack Orpheus51
Helen O'HaraMrs. Henderson Presents51
David ParkinsonThe Beat That My Heart Skipped51
Ian FreerFlightplan52
Olly RichardsThe Exorcism of Emily Rose52
Angie ErrigoFactotum54
Kim NewmanThe Mysterians54
Dorian LynskeyRize55
Anna SmithMad Hot Ballroom55
Damon WiseEverything Is Illuminated57
Sam ToyDomino57
Jo BerryJust Like Heaven58
Kim NewmanSeparate Lies58
Colin KennedyPaths of Glory58
Miles FielderStoned60
Jo BerryDreamer60
Steve O'HaganMurderball60
Chris HewittTransporter 260
David ParkinsonThe Times BFI 49th London Film Festival62
Who the hell is... Ashley Scott72
(Pint of Milk)74
Chris HewittThe 10 Best Double Acts78
James SwanwickQ & A82
Ian Nathan"This boy, Harry Potter, whoever he was, was in danger"86
Dan Jolin"And may I ask, O Lucy daughter of Eve, how have you come into Narnia?"92
Chris HewittBang Bang100
Damon WiseQ & A108
Damon WiseEverything is inevitable112
Olly RichardsHow Does It Feel116
Chris HewittPower Corruption and Lies128
Simon BraundQ & A132
Rob FraserDecade Death Match '90s144
Nick de SemlyenYour 10 Best '90s Movies150
James ClarkeIt's nearly here...153
Kim NewmanWorld War One160
Angie ErrigoBlockbusters under fire188
David HughesKing of the ring192
Will LawrenceThe Sting193
Ian FreerGeek power194
Adam SmithDominion: Prequel to the Exorcist195
Adam SmithUnsinkable196
Rob FraserThe first action hero198
Colin KennedyHearts and Minds200
Patrick PetersGoodbye yellow brick road204
Kim NewmanThe Descent208
Alan MorrisonThe profane in Spain210
Will LawrenceEscape to Victory212
Olly RichardsWho's the boss?222
Nick de SemlyenThe Muppet Show224
Danny GraydonStar Wars Chronicles: The Prequels228
Simon CrookQuentin Tarantino230
Classic Scene242
Author:Olly Richards
Title:Emily Rose Brings The US Box Office Back From The Dead
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:26-28
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005)
Author:
Title:Terrence Howard
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:29
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Terrence Howard
Author:David Hughes
Title:Is this sci-fi romance the weirdest movie of next year?
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:30
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: The Fountain (2006)
Author:
Title:Grimm times for Gilliam, but Terry still battles on
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:32
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Terry Gilliam
Author:Olly Richards
Title:Is Guy Ritchie's Revolver simply ahead of its time?
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:35
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Revolver
Author:Ian Nathan
Title:Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:42-43
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)
Author:Ian Nathan
Title:The Constant Gardener
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:44
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   The Constant Gardener (2005)
Author:Dan Jolin
Title:The Brothers Grimm
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:44
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   The Brothers Grimm (2005)
Author:Kim Newman
Title:The Legend of Zorro
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:46
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   The Legend of Zorro (2005)
Author:Colin Kennedy
Title:Hustle & Flow
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:48
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Hustle & Flow (2005)
Author:Liz Beardsworth
Title:In Her Shoes
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:48
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   In Her Shoes (2005)
Author:Sam Toy
Title:The Libertine
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:51
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   The Libertine (2004)
Author:David Parkinson
Title:Black Orpheus
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:51
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Orfeu Negro (1959)
Author:Helen O'Hara
Title:Mrs. Henderson Presents
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:51
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Mrs Henderson Presents (2005)
Author:David Parkinson
Title:The Beat That My Heart Skipped
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:51
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   De battre mon coeur s'est arręté (2005)
Author:Ian Freer
Title:Flightplan
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:52
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Flightplan (2005)
Author:Olly Richards
Title:The Exorcism of Emily Rose
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:52
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005)
Author:Angie Errigo
Title:Factotum
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:54
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Factotum (2005)
Author:Kim Newman
Title:The Mysterians
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:54
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Chikyű Bôeigun (1957)
Author:Dorian Lynskey
Title:Rize
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:55
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Rize (2005)
Author:Anna Smith
Title:Mad Hot Ballroom
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:55
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Mad Hot Ballroom (2005)
Author:Damon Wise
Title:Everything Is Illuminated
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:57
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Everything is Illuminated (2005)
Author:Sam Toy
Title:Domino
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:57
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Domino (2005)
Author:Jo Berry
Title:Just Like Heaven
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:58
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Just Like Heaven (2005)
Author:Kim Newman
Title:Separate Lies
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:58
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Separate Lies (2005)
Author:Colin Kennedy
Title:Paths of Glory
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:58
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Paths of Glory (1957)
Author:Miles Fielder
Title:Stoned
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:60
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Stoned (2005)
Author:Jo Berry
Title:Dreamer
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:60
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story (2005)
Author:Steve O'Hagan
Title:Murderball
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:60
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Murderball (2005)
Author:Chris Hewitt
Title:Transporter 2
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:60
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Transporter 2 (2005)
Author:David Parkinson
Title:The Times BFI 49th London Film Festival
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:62
Illustrations:  yes
Author:
Title:Who the hell is... Ashley Scott
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:72-73
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Ashley Scott
Author:
Title:(Pint of Milk), Dominic Monaghan
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:74
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Dominic Monaghan
Author:Chris Hewitt
Title:The 10 Best Double Acts
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:78
Illustrations:  yes
Author:James Swanwick
Title:Q & A, Cameron Diaz
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:82-83
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Cameron Diaz
Author:Ian Nathan
Title:"This boy, Harry Potter, whoever he was, was in danger"
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:86-90
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
Author:Dan Jolin
Title:"And may I ask, O Lucy daughter of Eve, how have you come into Narnia?"
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:92-97
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)
Author:Chris Hewitt
Title:Bang Bang
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:100-107
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)
Related person:   Shane Black
Author:Damon Wise
Title:Q & A, Ralph Fiennes
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:108-109
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Ralph Fiennes
Author:Damon Wise
Title:Everything is inevitable
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:112-114
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Everything is Illuminated (2005)
Author:Olly Richards
Title:How Does It Feel
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:116-127
Illustrations:  yes
Related persons:   Rachel Blanchard
Guy Ritchie
Joel Schumacher
Tad Hilgenbrink
Julia Roberts
Tom Cruise
Shelley Michelle
Keira Knightley
Daniel Craig
Andrea Arnold
Halle Berry
Rick English
Ahmed Best
Daniel Radcliffe
Author:Chris Hewitt
Title:Power Corruption and Lies
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:128-130
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Simon Braund
Title:Q & A, Monica Bellucci
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:132-133
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Monica Bellucci
Author:Rob Fraser
Title:Decade Death Match '90s
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:144-149
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Nick de Semlyen
Title:Your 10 Best '90s Movies
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:150-151
Illustrations:  yes
Author:James Clarke
Title:It's nearly here...
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:153-159
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: War of the Worlds (2005)
Author:Kim Newman
Title:World War One
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:160
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: The War of the Worlds
Author:Angie Errigo
Title:Blockbusters under fire
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:188-190
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   War of the Worlds (2005)
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
Author:David Hughes
Title:King of the ring
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:192
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Rocky (1976)
Author:Will Lawrence
Title:The Sting
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:193
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   The Sting (1973)
Author:Ian Freer
Title:Geek power
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:194
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Starwoids (2001)
Ringers: Lord of the Fans (2005)
Author:Adam Smith
Title:Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist
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Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:195
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist (2005)
Author:Adam Smith
Title:Unsinkable
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:196-197
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Titanic (1997)
Author:Rob Fraser
Title:The first action hero
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:198
Illustrations:  yes
Related persons:   Errol Flynn
Author:Colin Kennedy
Title:Hearts and Minds
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:200
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Hearts and Minds (1974)
Author:Patrick Peters
Title:Goodbye yellow brick road
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:204
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Author:Kim Newman
Title:The Descent
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:208
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   The Descent (2005)
Author:Alan Morrison
Title:The profane in Spain
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:210
Illustrations:  yes
Related persons:   Pedro Almodóvar
Author:Will Lawrence
Title:Escape to Victory
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:212
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Victory (1981)
Author:Olly Richards
Title:Who's the boss?
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:222
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Extras (2005-2007)
Author:Nick de Semlyen
Title:The Muppet Show
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:224
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   The Muppet Show (1976-1981)
Author:Danny Graydon
Title:Star Wars Chronicles: The Prequels
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:228
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Simon Crook
Title:Quentin Tarantino, Magpie. Film geek. Maverick. Foot fetishist
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:230-233
Illustrations:  yes
Related persons:   Quentin Tarantino
Author:
Title:Classic Scene, The Thing
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:242
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: The Thing (1982)