No Hype - No Nonsense - Just Movies!
Fan! Monthly Magazine from London ,United Kingdom
Ceased publication

- First and last issue: 1972-2008
- "Detailed coverage of upcoming releases"
- Britain's longest-running film magazine. Started as ABC Film Review in 1950.
- All the latest film news and reviews.
- Editor: David Richardson
- Published monthly with four quarterly special issues. 84 colour A4 pages.
- Published by Visual Imagination
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CONTENTS: 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 All GALLERIES: 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 All

Special #26, Yearboo
Every single cinema release of 1998 reviewed - over 320 films covered in our special A-Z compendium! Plus the year's most prominent stars profiled in ten faces of 1998: these new interviews include Leo di Caprio, Drew Barrymore, Ben Affleck, Gwyneth Paltrow, Christina Ricci, Jean Reno and... Vinnie Jones. With an overview of the major movie moments of 1998.

Issue 576
December 1998
Out of Sight - Supercool George Clooney and Jennifer Lopez on their sizzling thriller. The Negotiator - Samuel L Jackson and Kevin Spacey set out their terms. Rounders - Matt Damon on learning to hustle as a gifted poker player. Rush Hour - martial arts dynamo Jackie Chan on creating mayhem in Hollywood. Call sheet on Titanic (part 2) marks its video d?but. Plus 17 pages of review for November releases.

Issue 575
November 1998
The Truman Show - film of the year? Jim Carrey on being more than a bendy face in this instant classic. Ever After - Drew Barrymore and director Andy Tennant on a panto-free Cinders. A Perfect Murder - Michael Douglas on the glossy Hitchcock remake. Minnie Driver takes the lead - on location for The Governess. Call sheet on Titanic (part 1) to mark its video d?but. Plus 17 pages of review for October releases.

Issue 574
October 1998
It's a warzone! Tom Hanks and Stephen Spielberg on the brutal but red-hot Saving Private Ryan. John Travolta and Emma Thompson on Primary Colors. Mel Gibson on Lethal Weapon 4. Cameron Diaz and Matt Dillon, coupling up in There's Something About Mary. Call Sheet on the musical Dr Dolittle (1967). Plus 16 pages of reviews for September.

Special #25
Film Review's Sci-Fi Hall of Fame. 25 all-time great science fiction movies that have to be seen - with reviews, trivia and top moments. Star Trek: Insurrection - Jonathan Frakes, Mike Piller and Rick Berman on the ninth Trek movie. What Dreams May Come - Robin Williams on journeys into heaven and hell. Plus Bond's Moonraker in Call Sheet, 1999 Sci-Fi Movie preview, and behind-the-scenes at Jim Henson's Creature Shop.

Issue 573
September 1998
Into orbit with Bruce Willis and Ben Affleck from Armageddon. The Avengers: Sean Connery on being villainous. Gillian Anderson gets truthful about The X-Files movie. Robert Redford and Kristin Scott Thomas on The Horse Whisperer. Call Sheet on the Bond classic You Only Live Twice. Plus 21 releases reviewed for August.

Issue 572
August 1998
Cast & crew of Godzilla, Gary Oldman - Lost in Space, Grease re-released plus Six Days, Seven Nights

Issue 571
July 1998
Nicolas Cage City of Angels, Frank Sinatra, Robert Duvall The Apostle, Girl's Night, Les Mis?rables, Jennifer Aniston

Special #24
Here come the International Bright Young Things! It's our own top 50 of the most brilliant young movie stars, in over 50 colourful pages. Plus interviews with 10 of the contenders: Ben Affleck Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Mark Wahlberg, Kate Beckinsale, Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock, Skeet Ulrich, Robert Carlyle - and Leonardo di Caprio.

Issue 570
June 1998
T?a Leoni - Deep Impact, Drew Barrymore - The Wedding Singer, Rachel Weisz - Amy Foster, Denise Richards - Wild Things

Issue 569
May 1998
Leonardo DiCaprio - Man in the Iron Mask interview, Gwyneth Paltrow - Great Expectations, Neve Campbell - Scream 2, plus coverage of the Oscars

Issue 568
April 1998
Quentin Tarantino - Jackie Brown, Morgan Freeman - Kiss the Girls, As Good as it Gets, Anastasia, Mark Addy - The Full Monty

Special #23
, Summer Blockbusters 1998
Includes free music & interactive CD - 30 minutes of soundtrack music plus an exclusive collection of 15 trailers (software included for Mac or PC - needs multisession CD drive). Features on Godzilla, Lost in Space, The Avengers, The X-Files, City of Angels,. Plus Film Review's own Cannes diary

Issue 567
March 1998
Ewan McGregor is Obi-Wan Kenobi - Star Wars preview, Robin Williams - Flubber, Matthew McConaughey - Amistad, Christian Slater, Call Sheet: Curse of Frankenstein

Issue 566
February 1998
Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet and James Cameron on Titanic, Keanu Reeves & Al Pacino on Devil's Advocate

Issue 565
January 1998
SpiceWorld, Pierce Brosnan - Tomorrow Never Dies, Brendan Fraser - George of the Jungle, Sylvester Stallone - Cop Land

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