Articles Tagged 'Bridget Jones's Diary'

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Where Did All the Kickass Feminist Movies Go?

Today (May 24) marks 25 years since iconic road movie Thelma & Louise was released, unleashing hopes that it might signal a new wave of feminist films (not to mention the fear that it might encourage volatile behavior among women). Such hopes have failed to materialize, however. So much so that at a panel in Cannes earlier this month, […]

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WATCH: ‘Bridget Jones’s Baby’ Trailer

At this point in Bridget Jones’s life, you might think she’s settled down, also keeping in mind the title of the next installment of the movie series being Bridget Jones’s Baby. Miss Jones (Renée Zellweger) had those expectations too in the new trailer. We get a glimpse of her walking down the aisle, ready for her “happy […]

‘Bridget Jones’s Baby’ Gets a Release Date

Mark your calendars or write it in your diary, however you remember things, because the third installment of Bridget Jones’s Diary has a date. Colin Firth and Renée Zellweger, already spotted on set, return for Bridget Jones’s Baby, with the film scheduled for September 16, 2016. Let’s see, it’s October now, so that’s a little […]

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Colin Firth Is on Set for ‘Bridget Jones’s Baby’

If you’ve read the third installment of Helen Fielding’s Bridget Jones’s Diary book series, forget everything. We say that because it turns out the next installment of the film franchise, Bridget Jones’s Baby, is said to be based on Fielding’s Independent newspaper columns that she wrote prior to the books being published, according to the U.K. […]

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Can Emma Thompson Save ‘Bridget Jones 3’?

To judge by the rumors alone, it seems that the third Bridget Jones movie may as well release its own production diary about the hilarious trials and tribulations of attempting to make a film, rather than y’know, making the movie itself. Ever since Bridget Jones: Mad About The Boy—Helen Fielding’s third book in the series—was […]

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Brit Binge Watching: Five Richard Curtis Films Available to View Online

Writer-director Richard Curtis’ latest film, About Time (Nov. 1), is a unique combination of comedy, romance and science fiction. Londoner Tim Lake (Domhnall Gleeson) learns on his 21st birthday, from his father (Bill Nighy), that he has the ability to travel through time and relive any moment. While Curtis is known for his romantic comedy writing (Notting […]

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Brits with Birthdays: Prince Harry and Other Hottie Hunks Take the Cake

Some weeks, it just rains men in drenched ol’ England. This week is one, with an outstanding example of British beefcake celebrating his birthday almost every day of the week. Let’s begin with Prince Harry, who turns 29 this Sunday, Sept. 15. (Technically, his birthday is next week but we wanted to be sure to give […]

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Writer-Director Richard Curtis Debates Retiring from Directing

Writer-director Richard Curtis, the man behind screen favorites like Love Actually, Bridget Jones’s Diary, Four Weddings and a Funeral and Pirate Radio (just to name a few) is debating retiring from directing. His next film About Time, may be his last. The sci-fi romantic comedy About Time follows a young man, 21, played by Irish actor Domhnall Gleeson, […]