Tag Archives: Jim Broadbent

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 ...

Greatest ‘Doctor Who’ References in Pop Culture: Spoofs

As you’d expect of any show that has lasted as long as Doctor Who has, there have been no shortage of skits based on Time Lords, Daleks, TARDISes and regenerations over the years. In fact, there’s a fairly comprehensive list ...

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.

WATCH: Jim Broadbent and Lindsay Duncan Behaving Disgracefully In ‘Le Week-End’

In the immediate aftermath of a major international film festival there are a lot of trailers doing the rounds, and it has to be said that most of them are dreary. This may be because trailers are often made to a template, or it may be ...

Brit Binge Watching: Mike Leigh and Terence Davies Films You Can View Online

Both critically acclaimed, British filmmakers Mike Leigh and Terence Davies, illustrate the human spirit in their narrative films, taking different cinematic approaches.

WATCH: Tiny Fragment Of ‘Sherlock’ Speech In New BBC Drama Trailer

Let’s be really clear about this, there is practically nothing of new Sherlock in the new trailer for forthcoming BBC Dramas that was aired last night. It’s a montage trailer, designed to lift the spirits, attract the ...

WATCH: James McAvoy Is Appalling In A Longer Trailer For ‘Filth’

Back in April, we brought you the early teaser trailer for James McAvoy’s new movie Filth, in which he plays a degenerate and bi-polar Scottish policeman with some very bad habits.

‘The Hour’ Star Ben Whishaw in ‘Cloud Atlas’: Watch Trailer

Twitter and the Interwebs have been abuzz today after the release of a gorgeous extended trailer for Cloud Atlas, an ambitious, visually arresting adaptation of British author David Mitchell‘s 2004 novel. The film features six ...

The Brit List: Top Ten British Character Actors in Movies Today

It’s well known among actors that while leading roles may afford the most screen time and biggest pay checks, supporting roles offer the greater acting challenges and often juiciest lines and scenes.

The Brit List: Red Carpet Interview with ‘The Iron Lady’s Jim Broadbent

The Brit List’s Asha Leo talks with the Oscar winner about The Iron Lady and upcoming projects (including Cloud Atlas).