Articles Tagged 'Joss Whedon'

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Brit Binge Watching: Rickman and Hiddleston Films You Can View Online

The Anglo Fan Favorites Tournament is nearing the end. Former champions Alan Rickman and Tom Hiddleston knocked out frontrunners like Benedict Cumberbatch, Matt Smith and Sir Ian McKellen. Let’s takes a peek at some of Rickman and Hiddleston’s performances which may have landed them in this year’s tournament finals. Here are three films from each, which you […]

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Keeping It Low-Key: No Tom Hiddleston In ‘Avengers 2’

Well, we may as well pack up and go home. It seems that the sequel to Joss Whedon’s Avengers movie – the one in which Tom Hiddleston’s Loki creates an alien invasion, and forces a ragtag bunch to superheroes to coalesce into a gang – will contain all of the things that made the first […]

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10 British Things About The Whedonverse

Joss Whedon’s take on Shakespeare’s proto-romcom Much Ado About Nothing hits American movie screens today, proof positive of the man’s abiding affection for all things British. In fact, there’s scarcely a Whedon project in existence that doesn’t have at least one favorable British element in it somewhere. Here are nine further examples, starting with the most […]

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Shakespeare Day: In Honor of the Bard of Avon

Poet and playwright William Shakespeare is celebrated on April 23 each year, affectionately known as Shakespeare Day, and while today is not a bank holiday (people don’t get the day off of work) in the U.K., it is indeed nationally observed. Why April 23? He was baptized on April 26 in 1564 but the actual […]