Articles Tagged 'Love Actually'

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Saluting ‘Love Actually’ on Its Tenth Anniversary

Raise a glass to toast the tenth anniversary of the U.S. release of British director-writer Richard Curtis’ Love Actually, an enchanting, Christmas-themed movie that even Scrooges can embrace. The film, which shuttles through ten overlapping stories showing Londoners either falling in love or having their hearts broken or both, starred a high-wattage cast, including Brits Hugh Grant, […]

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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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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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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, […]

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‘Love Actually’ Tops Romantic Movie Poll

Love Film and Mind Lab International polled 150 people in hopes of determining the most romantic movies with Love Actually landing in the top spot, reports the MailOnline. Actually, it isn’t too surprising to hear these results with the multi-layered, loved up story lines running throughout the film and possibly inspiring viewers to think, “That […]

The Walking Dead: Andrew Lincoln’s British Accent In Full Effect

From where I’m sitting, at the South-Western-most corner of Great Britain, biggest of the British Isles, it seems inconceivable that anyone would be unaware that Andrew Lincoln, star of The Walking Dead, is a British actor, with a British accent. And yet, from what I understand, fans of the show are either ignorant of this, […]

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Life Outside ‘Sherlock’: Martin Freeman

Martin Freeman, BAFTA winner in the Best Supporting Actor category for his role in BBC’s Sherlock, has mastered the modern day sidekick playing opposite Benedict Cumberbatch. He and Cumberbatch have both received 2012 Emmy nominations for their respective categories, which will be announced on Sunday, September 23.  Prior to joining the detective series, Freeman felt […]

A Valentine Day’s Gift Guide for Your Brit-Loving Sweetheart

My wife laughed when she heard that anyone had asked me for any kind of advice about Valentine’s Day. They’re just looking for some cool British-themed stuff, like movies and books, I explained. “Even if I can actually drag you to a romantic movie, you fall asleep,” she said. “You think chick-lit is chewing gum.” […]