• The best films on TV today: Wednesday, 17 June
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    The best films on TV today: Wednesday, 17 June

    Choose from high fantasies, taut dramas and intricate family character studies.

  • The best films on TV today: Sunday, 14 June
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    The best films on TV today: Sunday, 14 June

    This Sunday you can enjoy some scientific piracy, a deeply affecting kitchen sink drama and snowbound thrills.

  • 'Doctor Strange' director Scott Derrickson signs up for 'Labyrinth' sequel
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    'Doctor Strange' director Scott Derrickson signs up for 'Labyrinth' sequel

    Although not a huge box office hit, the original has gone on to be cult classic.

  • The stealth Jim Henson tribute that was cut from 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'
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    The stealth Jim Henson tribute that was cut from 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'

    'Star Wars' creature guru Neal Scanlan reveals how his team created a character inspired by Jim Henson's 'Labyrinth'.

  • The puppet designer on Netflix's new 'Dark Crystal' series was the baby in 'Labyrinth'
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    The puppet designer on Netflix's new 'Dark Crystal' series was the baby in 'Labyrinth'

    A 'fun fact' from the Netflix about the new Dark Crystal series has blown our minds.

  • Classic movies that will NEVER be remade
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    Classic movies that will NEVER be remade

    Don't try to get the rights to this lot.

  • 'Drunk' Johnny Depp tried to attack crew-member on 'toxic' film set
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    'Drunk' Johnny Depp tried to attack crew-member on 'toxic' film set

    Johnny Depp tried to attack a crew-member on the 'toxic' set of new movie LAbyrinth in Los Angeles, after 'drinking all day', it's been claimed.

  • Fede Alvarez to write and direct Labyrinth sequel
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    Fede Alvarez to write and direct Labyrinth sequel

    'Don't Breathe' filmmaker signs on for sequel to Jim Henson's 1986 fantasy classic with David Bowie.

  • 10 Brilliant Stories From David Bowie's Film Career
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    10 Brilliant Stories From David Bowie's Film Career

    As well as being a musical great and style icon, the late David Bowie was also a brilliant actor. According to director Nic Roeg in his book ‘The World is Ever Changing’, he was initially going to cast a 6’8” doctor he’d met at a dinner party as alien Thomas Newton in this quirky sci-fi, but it didn’t work out.

  • What's Happening With Labyrinth 2?
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    What's Happening With Labyrinth 2?

    30 years ago today, David Bowie debuted a brave – even by his outré standards – new look, involving bouffant hair, ruffled shirts, leather gloves and a pair of jodhpurs which left little to the imagination. The Jim Henson’s classic fantasy ‘Labyrinth’ came out on June 27, 1986, in the US, starring David Bowie as the goblin king Jareth, and Jennifer Connelly as Sarah, the teenager tasked with finding her kidnapped infant brother Toby somewhere in Jareth’s bizarre labyrinth.

  • Labyrinth Gets A 30th Anniversary Special Release
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    Labyrinth Gets A 30th Anniversary Special Release

    According to USA Today, the classic 1986 fantasy flick is getting a 30th Anniversary re-release… as well as a brand new anniversary edition DVD and Blu-ray. “For those who missed out on seeing it on the big screen in 1986, the film is coming to select theaters around the [USA] Sept. 11 and 14 through Fathom Events,” they revealed. After all, it would be a great tribute to the late, great David Bowie.

  • Labyrinth Remake Isn’t Happening Says Writer
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    Labyrinth Remake Isn’t Happening Says Writer

    ‘Labyrinth’ may not get a remake after all, as its supposed writer says it isn’t happening. After reports claiming that ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ writer Nicole Perlman was involved in an upcoming reboot of ‘Labyrinth’, it looks as though the writer herself has taken to Twitter to debunk the rumour. “No one is remaking ‘Labyrinth’.

  • Sony Announce Labyrinth Reboot Plans
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    Sony Announce Labyrinth Reboot Plans

    The Hollywood Reporter just broke the news that Sony’s Tri-Star Pictures are getting to work on a new version of musical fantasy classic ‘Labyrinth’ - barely a week after the death of the film’s leading man, David Bowie. The 1986 film - the last to be directed by Muppets creator Jim Henson (who died four years later in 1990) - saw Bowie don a notoriously pointy wig and even more notoriously tight trousers to portray Jareth, the sinister Goblin King. When precocious teenager Sarah (Jennifer Connelly) unthinkingly wishes her baby brother Toby away, Jareth abducts the child.