Tag Archives: Ben Wheatley

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Hats Off To Christopher Barry

If you were to compile a list of the people without whom there would probably be no Who, the director Christopher Barry, who died this week at the age of 88, would have to feature towards the top. He was responsible for delivering ...

Tom Hiddleston To Star In Ben Wheatley’s ‘High-Rise’

Ben Wheatley’s star is already fairly well whooshing skywards, after success with Sightseers, A Field In England and Kill List, and the news that he’ll be directing a couple of episodes in the next series of Doctor Who, but ...

WATCH: British Costume Drama Takes A Psychedelic Turn In ‘A Field In England’

Back in May, we spoke to the writer/director Ben Wheatley (Sightseers, Kill List) about his new project, in which a small group of soldiers, running away from the horrors of the English Civil War, are captured by an alchemist on the ...

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Doctor Clue

We are still a solid month away from the Doctor Who 50th anniversary special, and already fans are wondering about what is going to happen, how it is going to work, and what it will mean for the Christmas special in which the Eleventh ...

‘Americans Perfectly Capable of Understanding Irony,’ Says British Director

There’s a widely-held view that many Americans don’t get British humor, that they’re just too literal minded and can’t comprehend British irony.