The King’s Speech

British Hopefuls For This Year’s Oscar Nominations

Movie fans will want to wake up early tomorrow. At 8:30 a.m.

William, Kate, and the Marriage Lessons of ‘The King’s Speech’

As Prince William and Kate Middleton prepare for their married life together, they have a timely cinematic reminder of a successful and important royal marriage from the last century.

Paul Bettany Initially Wanted for ‘King’s Speech’ Lead?

Can you imagine anyone else in the lead role of King George VI in The King’s Speech besides the fantastic Colin Firth? We certainly can’t but the American screenwriter behind Tom Hooper‘s BAFTA-nominated film, David ...

BAFTA Nominations: ‘The King’s Speech’ Leads with 14

The final nominees for the British Academy Film Awards, the UK equivalent to the Oscars, have been announced, nearly two weeks after the organization released their longlist. The King’s Speech leads this year’s pack with a ...

The Golden Globes: How Did the Brits Fare?

The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards were handed out this evening. Ricky Gervais hosted for the second year in a row in a performance that was criticized as “mean-spirited” and “uncomfortable” by some.

WATCH: 22-Minute Behind-the-Scenes Look at ‘The King’s Speech’

If the Golden Globe and BAFTA nominations are any indication, The King’s Speech will be the movie to beat come Oscar time. (Anglophenia film writer Leah Rozen called the film “a royal treat” and listed it among her top ...

BAFTA Longlist: ‘Black Swan,’ ‘The King’s Speech’ Lead Field

This year’s British Academy Film Award longlist was announced earlier today. The British equivalent of the Oscars, the BAFTAs are set to be handed out on February 13.

Firth, Bale, Bonham Carter Nominated for SAG Awards

Hope all you Oscar prognosticators are keeping good notes. Just Tuesday, the Golden Globe nominations were announced, and today (December 16), the Screen Actors Guild issued its shortlists for their annual film and TV awards.

Golden Globe Nominations: Idris Elba Up for ‘Luther’ In TV Race

The road to Oscar is becoming a bit clearer as the 68th Annual Golden Globe nominations were announced (December 14). British comedian Ricky Gervais, who brought down the house last year as host of the Globes, will once again play MC at ...

The Year That Was: 2010′s Top Five British Films

Former People Magazine film critic Leah Rozen continues Anglophenia’s look back at 2010 with her selections for the top 5 best British movies of the year. You can read her previous column on ‘Black Swan’ and ‘The ...