Roald Dahl's plans for classic character Willy Wonka are being revealed - and he didn't get his way on all of them.
Film critic Mike Shaw picks out his winners and losers at Sunday's 89th Academy Awards ceremony.
From sure-fire winners to surprise absences, film writer Mike Shaw gives his view on the snubs and surprise nominations for the 2017 Academy Awards.
From The Nice Guys to Arrival and Spotlight via The BFG: the best films of 2016, as chosen by Kent film writer Mike Shaw.
From The Man Who Fell to Earth to The Prestige - a look at David Bowie's film credits.
We take a look at 10 of the most anticipated films of 2016, from Star Wars to Superman and Independence Day to the BFG.
Elements of audience behaviour in the theatre are highlighted by our film buff, as movie celebrities tread the boards
Aragorn agrees with our movie buff that overeager special effects marred Lord of the Rings
Book reading gives an insight into film-making adaptations by directors, highlighted by our film crictic
To appear on the silver screen is changing with the ability to hit people giving good prospects in movies, highlighted by our film buff
Our movie critic highlights a wager that is ongoing concerning Steven Spielberg and George Lucas films in the 1970s
Our film buff takes a look at nostalgic TV sit-coms that may be coming to the big screen
Sequel to films are in the pipeline highlighted by our movie buff
Our movie buff looks ahead to a trilogy of films of Fastastic Beasts And Where To Find Them, by author JK Rowling
Mike Shaw highlights the difficulties of movie-making, with the latest set-back for The Freddie Mercury biopic
Our film buff looks into the feasibility of Zorro coming to the screens with a darker, gritty backstory
Our movie buff is not sure if Expendables spin-off ExpendaBelles will enthral cinema-goers
There was a sense the best may yet to come from Philip Seymour Hoffman, but now will never know
In this week's column, our movie buff Mike Shaw reveals the latest plans for a remake of cult sci-fi flick Barbarella
In this week's column, our movie buff Mike Shaw reveals plans to turn hit Disney animation Frozen into a stage musical
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