The UK’s first Dolby Cinema to open in London

London’s iconic Odeon Leicester Square cinema has already firmly established itself in the silver screen history books, having hosted more than 700 film premieres since its opening in 1937. Now, it’s getting another accolade. Following an 11-month, multi-million pound refurbishment, the cinema will re-open its doors this Christmas, complete with the UK’s very first Dolby […]

‘London Fields’ Director Admits His Movie Deserved to Bomb

If you read that headline and thought, “Wait, London Fields was adapted into a movie?”, you’re not the only one. A film version starring Billy Bob Thornton, Amber Heard, and Jim Sturgess was released in theaters this past weekend, made only $ 168,575, and received a rare 0% score on Rotten Tomatoes. That puts it in […]

First World War play of TRUE tale of Football Battalion set to tug heartstrings in London

The show, written by Michael Head and directed by Adam Morely, provides insight into the lives of footballers who enlisted to fight in the war. James Phelps – who played Fred Weasley in the Harry Potter films – will ditch the Battle of Hogwarts for the Battle of the Somme as he swaps his wizardry […]

This Week In Trailers: Trust Machine, Meow Wolf: Origin Story, Sink or Swim, Super Drags, The London Korean Film Festival

Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget: What better way to hone your skills as a thoughtful moviegoer than by deconstructing these little pieces of advertising? This week […]

Star Wars 9 trailer DELAYED? John Williams rushed to hospital, pulls out of London show

The legendary composer was expected to conduct The London Symphony Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall this Friday, October 26, in a celebration of his remarkable career. Instead, the 86-year-old has been admitted to hospital. Concerts with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra on November 3 and 4 have also been affected. All three shows will go […]

Uber Unveils $260 Million Plan to Help All London Drivers Get Electric Cars by 2025

Uber’s $ 260 Million Plan to Go to Electric Cars in London Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This […]

1,000s gather in London for ‘biggest’ anti-Brexit rally seeking final say (VIDEO)

Thousands of protesters are descending on Westminster for what organizers claim is the “biggest, loudest and most important” anti-Brexit demo since the vote. They insist Brexit is taking the UK to a “future nobody voted for.” The participants, mainly young activists, of the so-called “March For the Future” gathered at Park Lane in the British […]

How (and why) a London poet who never shot a gun came to lead Defense Distributed

Enlarge / Paloma Heindorff (center) in Austin, announcing herself as the new head of Defense Distributed. (Attorneys Josh Blackman, left, and Chad Flores, right, joined her to field questions about the company’s legal efforts against various states’ attorneys general.) (credit: Nathan Mattise) Prior to 2015, Paloma Heindorff had never even shot a gun. But last […]