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An attraction or deterrent? A look at film classifications

Over the years it has taken a lot more to shock an audience in the cinema. Photo: rpb1001

Are the public becoming more desensitised to violence and gore? Joel Murray takes a look at the ever-changing criteria for classifying films.

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Greek mythology facelift in ‘Clash of the Titans’

The remake of the 1981 film "Clash of the Titans" converted to 3D late on in the production process. Photo: Warner Bros

Greek mythology, gods and action: “Clash of the Titans” has finally hit our cinema screens. Starring Liam Neeson and Ralph Fiennes, Joel Murray reviews the latest 3D release.

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Oscars 2010: Our predictions and the winners

Avatar and District 9 have the most nominations at this year's Oscars.

UPDATE: The winners the 82nd Oscars are in. Were The Linc’s predictions right? Find out inside!

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Avatar wins big at the 67th Annual Golden Globe awards


Award season has gotten off to a flying start in Hollywood as the stars flock to the Golden Globes. Samantha Viner reports on the big winners.

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Modern Warfare 2 joins Avatar film with $1 billion in sales revenue

The £120 special edition of Modern Warfare 2 included real night-vision goggles. | Photo: Activision Blizzard

The controversial 2009 first person shooter is being compared to box office hit Avatar, after becoming the most successful game of the year.

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Avatar: where CGI meets reality

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Avatar might have been launched for Christmas, but it’s still making a splash on screens around the world. If you missed it, Joel Murray fills you in on the details.

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