Robbie Coltrane

Remaking a literary and cinema classic can be a Dickens of a job.
If you’re going to remake a classic movie based on a much-loved novel, the trick is to appeal to devotees of the original work and to reach out to new audiences. Newell varies the tone from melodramatic to cool, austere and maudlin
An expansive, dark start to the long goodbye for the Hogwarts wizards.
The most pressing questions raised by the seventh edition of the most successful film franchise of all time can be summarized thus: Was Warner Bros.’ decision to film J.K. Rowling’s final Harry Potter novel as a two-parter a cynical plan to...
Novelty ringtones, myspace, Internet fridges, fitness boot camps, R&B blingsters from R. Kelly to P. Diddy – there are a lot popular modern phenomena I just don’t get. High on the list, below Dan Brown’s books but above Josh Hartnett’s...
After the assassination of an oil tycoon in the bowels of the British Foreign Office James Bond (Pierce Brosnan) feels partly responsible and gives death-defying chase to one of the perpetrators in a pre-credit sequence that is one of the most...
After all the hype and all the anticipation, there can't be many people in Australia unaware of Harry Potter, the boy magician raised by a hostile aunt and uncle, who make him sleep in the cupboard under the stairs. Harry is rescued from this...