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David Hasselhoff is planning to move to Wales.
Inside the film awards were handed out – but outside there were other plaudits to be won, writes Harriet Walker.
The PM's new pal David Hasselhoff is, surreally, the subject of an Early Day Motion, tabled on Tuesday by David Morris, MP for Morecambe – and reportedly a friend of the Hoff's since the 1980s.
Kevin Costner is actually big in Turkey, and he's the latest to reorient his career with a foreign revival
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Anthony Quinn, our acclaimed film critic, concludes his five-day celebration of cinema's classics with this very personal Top 20, including his favourite movie ever made
The Independent's film critic selects his favourite films ever made: 40-21 - from Blue Velvet to The Big Sleep
Say what you like about Portishead; you can't accuse them of being in it for the money. The easy thing to do, a decade-plus since their much-adored debut, would be to play it safe and offer up 'Dummy' redux.