These eight critically-acclaimed, award-winning films feature talented casts in riveting dramas and lighthearted comedies. From scandalous affairs to sidesplitting schemes, this collection includes some of the best of Miramax British cinema. RESTORATION Robert Merivel is a young man who seems to have everything…until an affair leads to scandal, suddenly leaving him heartbroken and penniless. Starring Meg Ryan and Robert Downey Jr. AN IDEAL HUSBAND… Continue reading British Cinema Collection: 8 Acclaimed Films
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It turns out you can’t down martinis 24/7 and live to tell the tale — not even if you’re James Bond.
A group of spoilsports British researchers proved that point recently when… Continue reading James Bond's Drinking Would Have Made Him the Worst Spy Ever, Say British Researchers
The most surprising thing about the trailer for ‘The Five-Year Engagement,’ which debuted on Wednesday to mostly high marks around the Internet? That brief glimpse of beloved ‘Community’ star Alison Brie speaking with a British accent. How did Brie affect such a charming voice?
“I think it went well, I’m nervous to see it,” she told The Insider. “I had a great vocal coach here in LA… Continue reading Alison Brie on Her 'Five-Year Engagement' British Accent: 'I'm Nervous to See It'
We’ve got an action remake with a body count for the ages, a horror remake that actually gets it right, and a romance that spans across decades just to balance things out. As if that weren’t enough, you’ve even got a scratch-n-sniff movie to look forward to.
Definitely one of the more unusual weekend lineups we’ve had as of late, but go ahead… Continue reading Weekend Movie Preview: Bloody Barbarians, British Lovers, and Hunky Vamps
If the Hogwarts crew were to reunite for yet another sequel, it might be called ‘Harry Potter and the Mixed Blessing Windfall.’
The windfall at issue here is the billions earned by the Potter film franchise, a jackpot that will expand one last time with the release of series capper ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2′ this week. On the one hand, the franchise’s success has been a boon… Continue reading Did 'Harry Potter' Save or Destroy the British Film Industry?