Tag Archives: Colin Firth

WATCH: Colin Firth In Longer Trailer For ‘Devil’s Knot’

Last November, the first trailer was released for Atom Egoyan’s new homicide drama Devil’s Knot, which stars Reese Witherspoon and Colin Firth in a dramatic retelling of the story of the West Memphis Three.

WATCH: First Teaser Trailer For ‘Paddington’

As we have possibly mentioned before, the British children’s classic Paddington Bear is being made into a movie, with the lead role—a very English sort of Peruvian immigrant with a knack for causing trouble—being voiced by ...

WATCH: Colin Firth Plays an American P.I. in ‘Devil’s Knot’ Trailer

Colin Firth (The Railway Man) plays an American private investigator trying to figure out what happened to three young boys found murdered, in the film Devil’s Knot, which is based on a true story that took place in 1993. The police, ...

Saluting ‘Love Actually’ on Its Tenth Anniversary

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.

WATCH: Colin Firth in New ‘The Railway Man’ Trailer

Firth depicts the real-life experiences of Scottish-born Eric Lomax, who was a British Army officer during WWII. Lomax, 23, (Jeremy Irvine portrays the young Lomax) was captured by Japan and made a prisoner-of-war in 1942.

Forever Haunting: ‘The Turn of the Screw’ Scares Again and Again

Just in time for Halloween, we thought we’d take a look at one of the most malleable British ghost stories of all time, Henry James’ The Turn of the Screw.

Would THAT Scene In ‘Pride & Prejudice’ Have Worked If Colin Firth Had Been Naked?

Colin Firth is famous for having played two men called Darcy. One in the Bridget Jones movies, and one in the 1995 BBC adaptation of Pride & Prejudice.

Jim Broadbent: “Colin Firth Told Me Mr Darcy Is Dead”

This might be my favorite single aspect of the entire history of Bridget Jones, because it hints at a delightful back channel of conversation between two of Britain’s best acting talents, that no one suspected was there before.

10 TV Shows That Explain British Culture

British life – from the bassinet to the crematorium –  has been dissected, examined and reflected back through the prism of the TV since the earliest, pre-war transmissions from Alexandra Palace in London. And for a small island, ...

‘Bridget Jones’ Fans, Do Not Read This Story

There’s no easy way to say this, and actually if you’re the kind of person who hates a spoiler, maybe it is for the best that you don’t read it.