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Apologies if any of what I am about to say is a little rambly or incoherent, I’ve just watched this trailer for Christopher Nolan’s latest addition to the Batman franchise, The Dark Knight Rises, starring three top notch ...
By Paul Hechinger | Posted on February 26th, 2012
Even if Gary Oldman takes home one of those little gold statuettes at the Oscars for his performance in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, he’s already given away another object of no little importance connected to the movie.
By Leah Rozen | Posted on February 25th, 2012
Britannia isn’t going to rule this Oscar Sunday.
Unlike last year’s Academy Awards, when The King’s Speech and star Colin Firth owned the night, most major Oscar categories are sadly Brit-lite this time around. (The award show airs live on ABC, with the actual ceremony – that ...
The Motion Picture Academy finally righted a quarter-century of wrongs by nominating Gary Oldman as Best Actor for Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. In the humble opinion of the folks here at Anglo, the shape-shifting thespian should have ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on January 24th, 2012
The nominations for the 84th Academy Awards have just been announced, and while it is true that the strict anglophiles among us will struggle to claim another British takeover of Hollywood this year, there is one man who should be ...
By Tom Brook | Posted on December 9th, 2011
Gary Oldman, one of Britain’s more revered actors, is making a big impact with the espionage drama Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, which opens in US cinemas today (December 9).
By Leah Rozen | Posted on October 20th, 2011
Remember when you were asked to compare and contrast two books for an English exam back in high school or college? Well, now you can do that in real life, if only for your own edification, with two versions of Tinker, Tailor, Sailor, ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on September 19th, 2011
It was always a high-risk strategy, putting two of Britain’s best drama series up against each other on a Sunday night, especially given the plethora of means people can use to catch up with whichever one they didn’t watch ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on September 5th, 2011
Adele’s first album 19 was written largely about her first major boyfriend and the turmoil she went through when they broke up. Her second album 21 was written after she split with her second major boyfriend, and that is why it ...