Freda Cooper

Freda Cooper

Freda can’t remember a time when she wasn’t a film fan, so it’s no surprise that her natural habitat is a darkened room in front of a big screen. When she emerges blinking into the daylight, she can also be heard on the radio – inevitably talking about all things movies. Favourite film? The Third Man. Top ten? Don’t get her started…

Thelma & Louise At 30: An Ending Frozen In Time

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Thelma & Louise At 30: An Ending Frozen In Time

30 years on since the film debuted in cinemas, the ending of Thelma & Louise is still just as iconic. But that scene nearly didn't happen...

2021-05-24 16:12:29By Freda Cooper

The Big Screen Escape: Why We Can't Wait To Go Back To The Cinema

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The Big Screen Escape: Why We Can't Wait To Go Back To The Cinema

With cinemas due to reopen across the UK from Monday, we celebrate the magic of the big screen, something we can't wait to return to.

2021-05-12 17:39:02By Freda Cooper

Silence Of The Lambs At 30: How Clarice Starling Introduced A New Type Of Female Hero

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Silence Of The Lambs At 30: How Clarice Starling Introduced A New Type Of Female Hero

When Clarice Starling arrived on our screens 30 years ago in Silence Of The Lambs female characters turned a corner. They’ve never looked back.

2021-02-11 11:56:07By Freda Cooper

Interview: Ralph Fiennes Talks New Film The Dig And His Return As M In James Bond

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Interview: Ralph Fiennes Talks New Film The Dig And His Return As M In James Bond

We spoke to actor Ralph Fiennes about new film The Dig, how he nailed the Suffolk accent and what it is like to play M in the James Bond franchise.

2021-01-25 15:15:38By Freda Cooper

Cast Away At 20: Celebrating One Of Cinema's Unsung Heroes - Wilson

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Cast Away At 20: Celebrating One Of Cinema's Unsung Heroes - Wilson

With Cast Away turning 20 this week, we celebrate one of cinema's most silent and unsung heroes - Wilson.

2020-12-21 15:03:04By Freda Cooper