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Andrea Riseborough: Madonna Has ‘Incredible Focus’ as Director, Wallis Simpson ‘Inspiring’ and ‘Sad’

Things have never been so good for 29-year-old British actress Andrea Riseborough, whose career is rapidly ascending. Her talents have been displayed on screen at the Venice Film Festival, where the eagerly awaited film W.E.

‘Control’ Star Sam Riley ‘Desperate’ to Get Work Before ‘Brighton Rock’

British actor Sam Riley recalls that getting cast as the lead in the film Brighton Rock (out today, August 26) came just in time: “I was very desperate for work but also wanting to keep some sort of standard going, and I couldn’t ...

‘Brighton Rock’ With Helen Mirren Will Hit U.S. Theaters

Some great news: Brighton Rock, the acclaimed new adaptation of Graham Greene‘s classic novel, will be seen in U.S. theaters this summer, thanks to IFC.

Sacha Baron Cohen as Freddie: Other Stars Who’ve Played Brit Rockers

Sacha Baron Cohen wants an Oscar, damn it! After years of presenting at various award ceremonies and shocking the audience with gleefully crude antics, the Borat comedian has decided he wants to go for the gold himself.

Control Is On a Roll: Ian Curtis Film Dominates the BIFA Awards

Ian Curtis biopic Control won five British Independent Film Awards, including Best Film, Most Promising Newcomer (Sam Riley), Best Director and Best Debut Director (Dutchman Anton Corbijn), and Best Supporting Actor/Actress (Toby ...

Ecstatic Reviews for Ian Curtis Biopic, Control

Five – count ‘em – five big stars for Control (watch trailer) from The Guardian‘s Peter Bradshaw, who calls it the film of the year and adds, “What a fantastic film this is. [Director Anton] Corbijn ...