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My 14 films to watch out for at London Film Festival

This morning the BFI London Film Festival announced its line-up for 2015. While there was. Lot to look forward to, there were also some glaring omissions (does LFF not like Eddie Redmayne??).

Now I’ve had some time to digest the line-up, here’s my (and this is very subjective) list of 14 films to watch.

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It’s LFF launch day!

Today is one of my favourite days of the year – the day the BFI London Film Festival unveils its programme for 2015. The Festival consistently manages to programme most of the Best Pictures nominees every year – will 2015 be any different?

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Downtown Abbey – The Movie?

Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes and the show’s executive producer have both said they would be open to making a film version of the hit ITV show.

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Downtown Abbey to receive special honour

As the ITV drama prepares for its final series, BAFTA has announced it will pay tribute to Downton Abbey with a special event in August.

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Stars set for Marigold Hotel royal premiere

British acting legends Dame Judi Dench and Dame Maggie Smith will walk the red carpet at the world premiere of The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel in London on February 17.

The acting Dames will be joined by co-stars Richard Gere, Celia Imrie and Ronald Pickup as well as members of the royal family for the event which is this year’s Royal Film Performance.

Here’s a behind the scenes video featuring interviews with the cast including both of the Dames and Richard Gere: http://youtu.be/IGZ5xqAfIa4

Return to The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

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A brand new poster and trailer for The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel have been released.

You can see the poster above and I’ve also got my hands on the picture below.

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The film stars Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, Dev Patel, Celia Imrie, Penelope Wilton, Richard Gere and David Strathairn.

It’s released in the UK on February 26.

Here’s the brand new trailer: http://youtu.be/IQiwpTp5mQ4