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Coming Up This Week (30/04/12)

Coming up on this weeks show we only have one cinema film to review but it’s a big one, Captain America, Thor, The Hulk, Iron Man, Hawkeye and Black Widow team up to take down Loki in The Avengers Assemble.  On Blu-Ray/DVD we review the fourth Mission Impossible film and the live action directorial debut of Brad Bird, Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol, Meryl Streep attempts to bring more heart to Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady, the spiritual sequel to the Wicker Man, The Wicker Tree and documentary from Werner Herzog, Into the Abyss, on top of this we have the latest movie news and the UK Box Office and Blu-Ray/DVD top 10.

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2012 Oscar Winners

When it comes to the Oscars every year there is a film that is tipped to win everything, that didn’t happen this year however the biggest winners on the night winning 5 awards was both The Artist and Hugo however The Artist went away with 3 of the main awards where’s Hugo only took away the technical awards.

 

The only other film to take away more than one award was The Iron Lady however again one of the awards was for a technical category, the rest of the awards were spread out between The Descendants, Midnight in Paris, The Help and Girl With the Dragon Tattoo to name a few.

After the jump you will find all of this years winners.

 

 

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BAFTA 2012 Winners

It seems that you don’t have to speak in a film to claim the plaudits during awards season as the silent black and white film The Artist proved at last night BAFTA’s taking a massive 7 awards home with it.

British films also did really well at the BAFTA’s last night with Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Senna and the Iron Lady taking 2 awards each alongside Hugo, however there were also wins for the fantastic Tyrannosaur, Beginners and Harry Potter making it a fantastic night for British Cinema

Other films that walked away with awards were animated film Rango, Spanish film The Skin i Live in, drama The Help and kids film.

Full list of winners can be found after the jump.

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Golden Globes 2012 winners

The winners of the 69th Golden Globes have been announced and in the past the first main awards of the season normally predict what will happen at the Oscars next month, so check out the winners below and make your own mind up.

Best Motion Picture (Drama) – The Descendants

Best Motion Picture (Musical/Comedy) – The Artist

Best Director – Martin Scoreses – Hugo

Best Actor (Drama) – George Clooney – The Descendants

Best Actor (Musical/Comedy) – Jean Dujardin – The Artist

Best Actress (Drama) – Meryl Streep – The Lady

Best Actress (Musical/Drama) – Michelle Williams – My Week With Marilyn

Best Supporting Actor – Christopher Plummer – Beginners

Best Supporting Actress – Octavia Spencer – The Help

Best Foreign Film – A Separation

Best Animated Film – The Adventures of TinTin

Best Original Score – The Artist