Sex And The City 2. Warner Bros.

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Sex And The City 2. Warner Bros.

Sex And The City 2 (15)
Opening to the strains of Alicia Keys's song Empire State Of Mind (Part II) Broken Down, a valentine to the concrete jungle of New York City, Sex And The City 2 takes another bite out of the Big Apple with the expertly coiffed cast of the hit TV series...
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The Wizard Of Oz at the London Palladium

The Wizard Of Oz - London Palladium
Andrew Lloyd Webber's new production of The Wizard of Oz is an enchanting adaptation of the all time classic, totally reconceived for the stage by the award-winning creative team that delighted audiences of all ages with their recent London Palladium revival of The Sound of Music...
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BigHappyVideo.com: Latest Video Laughs - The Olympus PEN story

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A year ago we posted what we thought was possibly the best video viral ad of the year, The Olympus PEN story. Created by shooting 60,000 pictures, developing 9,600 prints and re-shooting over 1,800 pictures again it was a piece of stop motion magic. Well, twelve months on, they've done it again with PEN Giant. This time the photographs have been pasted onto 355 billboards and plastered around a fast moving cityscape...
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Top Attractions Sellers (13/05/10 - 26/05/10):
1. London Eye, 2. Buckingham Palace, 3. Fra Angelico to Leonardo: Italian Renaissance drawings, 4. Legoland Windsor, 5. Madame Tussauds



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Diary: Sex On the Buses

Has London done something to annoy Sex and the City?

For the original, the world premiere was right here, but they had the temerity to screen this sequel first in New York, apparently SATC's home town, two nights before the London show.

Then there were the long-running rumours that Sex and the City 2 would be set in London, but Carrie and co. went for Abu Dhabi instead. Yeah, easy mistake that one. Horse Guards Parade has some sand, after all, and a certain royal has been said to look like a camel.

One suspicion is that they ached to film and unveil it here - obviously - but felt guilty about doing the dirty on New York, whose touchy inhabitants were upset about the premiere snub last time out.

Not to worry. Look closely at the film's plot and you'll find that deep in the desert, there lurks a touching tribute to London; more specifically to London-based 1970s sit-com On the Buses.

This classic was also about the complicated sex lives of wise-cracking city folk, was blessed with a dragged-out film-spin off in which the main characters went on holiday to hilarious consequences and, judging by the rumours of on-set in-fighting, it's odds-on Kim Cattrall goes, "I 'ate you, Bradshaw!", all the way through, if only with her eyes.

- David Clee

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Entertainment

See below for what's currently happening in and around London:
Cinema | Classical | Comedy | Music | Theatre

- Cinema

Sex And The City 2. Warner Bros.Blockbuster of the Week: Sex And The City 2 (15)
Starring: Sarah Jessica Parker, Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon, Kim Cattrall
Neurotic author Carrie Bradshaw is starting to appreciate the joys...
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The Losers. Optimum ReleasingComedy of the Week: The Losers (12A)
Starring: Idris Elba, Chris Evans, Zoe Saldana
Special Forces commander Clay and his men are left for dead in the Bolivian jungle...
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Tooth Fairy. 20th Century FoxTurkey of the Week: Tooth Fairy (PG)
Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Julie Andrews, Ashley Judd
Derek Thompson is a veteran ice hockey player who has acquired the nickname of Tooth Fairy...
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See Also:
A-Z of London Cinemas, A-Z of London Films, A-Z of UK Cinemas, A-Z of UK Films, Cinema News, Top 10 Movies, New Films This Week, Forthcoming Releases, Interviews



- Classical and Dance

The Pearl Fishers - London ColiseumThe Pearl Fishers - London Coliseum
A thrilling tale of friendship tested by love, set on an exotic isle in an eastern sea, Bizet's early masterpiece is a gem of 19th-century French opera...
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Top Classical and Dance Sellers (13/05/10 - 26/05/10):
1. Swan Lake, 2. Tosca, 3. Cinderella, 4. The Nutcracker, 5. Don Giovanni



- Comedy

Russell Peters at The O2Russell Peters - The O2
With all those immigrant bent jokes flying around, in the token words of Peters himself, "Somebody's gonna get real hurt..."
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Top Comedy Sellers (13/05/10 - 26/05/10):
1. Russell Peters, 2. Eddie Kadi, 3. Stephen K Amos, 4. Dara O'Briain, 5. Lee Mack



- Music

Leona LewisLeona Lewis
Due to overwhelming demand, singing sensation Leona Lewis has added three extra live dates on her first ever UK and Ireland arena tour...
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Top Music Sellers (13/05/10 - 26/05/10):
1. Lady Gaga, 2. Gotan Project, 3. Status Quo, 4. Primal Scream, 5. Jamie Cullum



- Theatre

The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde - King's Head Theatre

The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde - King's Head Theatre
Set in a tavern in 1888, a versatile ensemble cast will re-enact this classic tale using only the things you would find in a pub.
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Top Theatre Sellers (13/05/10 - 26/05/10):
1. Disney's The Lion King, 2. Les Misérables, 3. Billy Elliot, 4. We Will Rock You, 5. Oliver!



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Competition

Surviving Summer CompetitionSurviving Summer Competition
Win one of three copies of Surviving Summer on DVD...
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London Accommodation

Brown's Hotel - Mayfair (5*)

Brown's Hotel - Mayfair (5*)
Sophistication and Classic English style are the hallmarks of the legendary Brown's Hotel and has undergone a recent multi-million pound refurbishment...
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Curzon Plaza Mayfair - Mayfair (3*)

Curzon Plaza Mayfair - Mayfair (3*)
The apartments at the Curzon Plaza Mayfair are spacious and light, fully furnished, and offer a variety of services including free wireless internet access, same day laundry and more...
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39 Suites London - Bayswater (3* Studio)

39 Suites London - Bayswater (3* Studio)
Book a chic studio at 39 Suites and take advantage of affordable three star accommodation in Central London. During your stay you can walk to Queensway Tube Station...
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Journeys Kings Cross - Kings Cross (Hostel)

Journeys Kings Cross - Kings Cross (Hostel)
As Journeys Kings Cross is a relatively quiet hostel, you donít have to worry about constant noise and disruption...
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Top Hotels Sellers (13/05/10 - 26/05/10):
1. Queens Hotel London - Crystal Palace (2 Star Hotel), 2. Sleeping Beauty Hotel - Leyton (3 Star Hotel), 3. Belgrove Hotel - Kings Cross (2 Star B&B), 4. Warwick Rooms London - Paddington (2 Star Hotel), 5. Shaftesbury Kensington Hotel - Kensington (4 Star Hotel)

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