July 21st, 2005

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Director Bay gives viewers two movies for the price of one "THE ISLAND"

http://www.southcoasttoday.com/daily/07-05/07-21-05/c10co537.htm

Director Bay gives viewers two movies for the price of one "THE ISLAND"




Directed by Michael Bay. Starring Ewan McGregor, Scarlett Johansson, Djimon Hounsou, Sean Bean, Michael Clarke Duncan and Steve Buscemi. Running time: 127 minutes. Classified: PG-13 (for intense sequences of violence and action, some sexuality and language).

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CHEAP COPIES - New thriller ‘The Island’ derivative but not dull

http://www.lacitybeat.com/article.php?id=2358&IssueNum=111







CHEAP COPIES
New thriller ‘The Island’ derivative but not dull

~ By ANDY KLEIN ~

With The Island, director Michael Bay – purveyor of such pumped-up megaproductions as Armageddon and Pearl Harbor – makes his first feature without the participation of producer Jerry Bruckheimer. Does it make any difference? Does Bay’s new film reveal him as a sensitive, personal filmmaker who, out from under Bruckheimer’s heavy hand, finally reveals his own voice?

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BEAN TO RETURN AS SOLDIER SHARPE






http://www.contactmusic.com/new/xmlfeed.nsf/mndwebpages/bean%20to%20return%20as%20soldier%20sharpe

LORD OF THE RINGS star SEAN BEAN is set to recreate his role as heroic 19th century British Army officer RICHARD SHARPE in a one-off Christmas TV movie.

The British actor found fame in his homeland playing Sharpe in 15 TV movies in the 1990s - and now he's keen to sign up for another period drama.
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