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By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on August 8th, 2014
WATCH: Gay Rights and Coal Miners: Matthew Warchus Directs Film on Little-Known Moment in UK History
By Tom Brook | Posted on June 6th, 2014
June may be LGBT Pride Month, but, around the world, the involvement of gay activists in the Britain’s miners strike in the 1980s isn’t widely known. But that may now change thanks to the efforts of a film made by Matthew Warchus, ...
Around 18 months ago, we had a story about a mooted remake of the classic British sitcom Dad’s Army, in which a bunch of over-the-hill volunteers in the British home guard attempt to defend the shores of southern England from ...
By Brigid Brown | Posted on February 11th, 2014
Really good, confident actors aren’t afraid to share the spot light as does Bill Nighy (The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Love Actually) when lamenting about his BBC2 Turks & Caicos film co-star Christopher Walken, reports ...
Raise a glass to toast the tenth anniversary of the U.S. release of British director-writer Richard Curtis’ Love Actually, an enchanting, Christmas-themed movie that even Scrooges can embrace.
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on November 5th, 2013
About Time, an ever-so timey-wimey rom-com written and directed by Richard Curtis, arrived in limited release on November 1, ahead of a nationwide expansion this Friday (November 8). It tells the story of young British man (Domhnall ...
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, a story about a group of British retirees moving to India, must have clicked with audiences as a sequel has been confirmed, reports Radio Times.
By Brigid Brown | Posted on September 20th, 2013
Dame Maggie Smith is currently nominated for her third straight Emmy for her role as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham in Downton Abbey (available on Hulu.com).
By Brigid Brown | Posted on August 22nd, 2013
Writer Sir Tom Stoppard (Parade’s End, Anna Karenina) pays tribute to the 40th anniversary of Pink Floyd’s album Dark Side of the Moon with his BBC Radio 2 play, called Darkside, voiced by Bill Nighy (About Time), Rufus Sewell ...
By Brigid Brown | Posted on July 31st, 2013
Writer-director Richard Curtis, the man behind screen favorites like Love Actually, Bridget Jones’s Diary, Four Weddings and a Funeral and Pirate Radio (just to name a few) is debating retiring from directing. His next film About ...