Latest British films Stories

2008-11-13 09:25:00

By Claudia Puig In Quantum of Solace (**1/2 out of four), the stunts are as muscular and the film as handsome to look at as the hero who so ably pulls them off. But the story linking it all together is thin and weak.

2008-10-27 15:00:18

British actor Malcolm McDowell was honored with a lifetime achievement award at the 11th annual Savannah Film Festival, organizers said Monday.

2008-10-23 18:00:16

Produced by Mr. Aron Govil of Aron Govil Productions Inc., the film "SHOOT ON SIGHT" which released on 17th October, 2008 in India, has won the critics' & the Indian audiences' heart in all the ways.

2008-10-20 06:00:15

By Theresa Howard NEW YORK -- Daniel Craig, the sixth and latest James Bond, didn't just bring in new fans with his debut two years ago. He also has lured new marketers to the movie franchise well-known for product placement and tie-ins.

2008-10-13 09:00:30

By JUDITH S GILLIES By Judith S. Gillies The Washington Post In "Crusoe," a new series that premieres Friday, NBC wants to take viewers on an adventure.

2008-10-11 18:00:21

MAMMA Mia! star Julie Walters was in Liverpool yesterday to promote her new book That's Another Story: The Autobiography. The 58-year-old actress greeted fans at the Bold Street branch of Waterstones.

2008-10-10 18:00:22

By JESSICA MELLOR Kidulthood may have been a small urban British film boasting unknown actors, but it hit UK cinema screens like a swift jab to the ribs. Now comes its bigger, bolder and better big brother Adulthood - and this belter of a drama has the ferocity of a Mike Tyson uppercut.

2008-10-08 06:00:26

By Harlan Jacobson TORONTO -- British writer/director Mike Leigh has made films about ordinary working-class families coping with bulimia, abortion, interracial adoption, Gilbert & Sullivan and all sorts of ordinary madness.

2008-10-07 15:00:25

The British big-screen comedy "A Bunch of Amateurs" has been selected as this year's Royal Film Performance, organizers said.

2008-10-06 15:00:23

By David Steinberg Journal Staff Writer The veteran musical "Oliver!" is packed with memorable songs and the national tour that's at Popejoy Hall today has toplevel performers from top to bottom who sing them.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.