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The set of Secret Cinema doesn't look quite ready. Picture by Alex Pickup.

Secret Cinema Back to the Future set at Olympic Park

This picture shows how the Secret Cinema Back to the Future set looked at 11.30am on Friday 25 July.

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The racy film tells the story of the forbidden romance between Anastasia Steele and the enigmatic Christian Grey. [Youtube]

VIDEO: Fifty Shades Of Grey trailer features Beyonce

The first trailer for the film of sexy smash-hit book Fifty Shades Of Grey has finally been released! You can take your first look at the enigmatic Christian Grey, played by Northern Irish actor Jamie Dornan, below, but we’re most excited about the exclusive version of Beyonce’s Crazy In Love!

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What are you doing this weekend? Why not watch a film in a bath full of strangers?

Hot Tub Cinema gets cool in Shoreditch

When Hot Tub Cinema first sprang up in 2012, we all thought the idea was a bit weird and slightly gross. But two years later it’s become a summer staple and we’re excited to announce that the bubbly entrepreneurs are leaving their rooftop hotspots to take Hot Tub Cinema underground – literally.

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Edge of Tomorrow

Film review: Edge of Tomorrow

The concept of a time loop is not an original one and there are strong flavours of Bill Murray’s Groundhog Day, Jake Gyllenhaal’s Source Code and even Adam Sandler’s 50 First Dates in Tom Cruise’s latest sci-fi blockbuster.

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Director and president of the jury David Lynch during a photocall at the Palais des Festival during the 55th Cannes Film Festival.

Soundtrack night to conjure up a David Lynch dream

Responsible for startling films like The Elephant Man, Eraserhead and Blue Velvet, as well as cult TV show, Twin Peaks, David Lynch is one of America’s most recognisable auteurs.

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(l-r) Patrick Stewart, James McAvoy, Sir Ian McKellen and Michael Fassbender  (Photo by Tim P. Whitby/Getty Images)

X-Men cast reunite for blue carpet premiere- PICTURES

X-Men stars James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender came face-to-face with their older counterparts Sir Patrick Stewart and Sir Ian McKellen at the rain-soaked UK premiere of their new superhero film.

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Actors Bob Hoskins and Jaime Winstone share a joke at the 'Made In Dagenham' premiere at the Odeon Leicester Square (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

7 of the best Bob Hoskins quotes

Acting legend Bob Hoskins’ classic films included The Long Good Friday, Who Framed Roger Rabbit? and Mona Lisa.

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Monty Python last November. From left to right: Michael Palin, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam and John Cleese (Picture: Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Monty Python to return to the big screen

Monty Python is returning to cinemas after the cult comedy troupe struck a deal to have their final ever gig at London’s O2 beamed worldwide.

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Belgian thriller The Salamander is out this week

DVD Reviews: Salamander, Wake in Fright and the Essential Jacques Tati

From Belgian thrillers to a lost Australian gem and the 30th anniversary of the ultimate mock-doc, Barry Forshaw reviews this week’s DVD releases:

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Best supporting actress and 12 Years a Slave star Lupita Nyong'o (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

Oscars 2014: Best and worst dressed

It’s the biggest night of the year for the mainstream film industry, so the pressure for celebs to look their best (or just simply make an impression) is on at the Oscars.

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The Grand Budapest Hotel

Not so Secret Cinema stages The Grand Budapest Hotel

Quirky film director Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel is the latest movie to get the Secret Cinema treatment

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The project will see the cinema's period features restored alongside the introduction of modern film display technology (Picture: Tim Ronalds Architects 2014/PA Wire)

Revamp plan for UK’s oldest cinema in London given green light

A £6million project to restore London’s Regent Street Cinema, the UK’s oldest, has been given the go-ahead by Westminster council, with broadcaster Sandi Toksvig also throwing her weight behind the plans.

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St John church in Bethnal Green is hosting a scary movie triple bill

Horror film triple by BFI in creepy Bethnal Green church

Horror fans can relive their childhood nightmares watching scary movies with a creepy film triple-header inside an eerily beautiful church in Bethnal Green.

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Steve McQueen arriving with Bianca Stigter at The EE British Academy Film Awards this evening (Picture: Ian West/PA Wire)

Baftas 2014: The awards in numbers

Steve McQueen’s 12 Years A Slave is tipped to continue its award season success at tonight’s Baftas, with the slavery drama taking 10 nominations into the ceremony in Covent Garden.

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Members of the cast of the Monuments Men, including John Goodman, George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray and Jean Dujardin, pose in front of 'Cupid Complaining to Venus', a painting once part of Adolf Hitler's private collection  (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

George Clooney calls on Britain to hand back Elgin Marbles

George Clooney has today defended his call for Britain to return the Elgin Marbles to Greece as he launched his latest film at the National Gallery in London.

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The Tunnel is an inferior remake of The Bridge, says Barry Forshaw

DVD Reviews: The Tunnel, Dead of Night and Le Weekend

From Swedish TV to classic French cinema, Barry Forshaw picks the best DVDs out at the moment in his round-up of recent releases:

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Mecia Simson in a Lego dress (Picture: Sean Dempsey/PA)

Stars and their kids attend Lego Movie screening - pics

Celebrities and their children walked red carpet in the West End yesterday for a special screening of The Lego Movie, with some more appropriately dressed than others.

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A Cornel Lucas shot of Brigitte Bardot from 1955

Cornel Lucas photo exhibition to open at the National Theatre

Work by the only stills photographer to be awarded a Bafta for his services to British film will go on show at the National Theatre later this month, it has been announced.

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La Roux - Trouble In Paradise

Album review: La Roux - Trouble In Paradise

Everyone’s favourite bequiffed dance-pop delight is back - and giving it both barrels on this sophomore LP.

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curious incident of the dog in the night time

Theatre Review: Curious Incident Of A Dog In The Night Time

It’s fantastic that the National Theatre’s exemplary production didn’t disappear when the ceiling of the Apollo Theatre came down during a performance last December.

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The set of Secret Cinema doesn't look quite ready. Picture by Alex Pickup.

Secret Cinema Back to the Future set at Olympic Park

This picture shows how the Secret Cinema Back to the Future set looked at 11.30am on Friday 25 July.

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