Key distrib goes all in on sending out films, helping level field for category prize
Kudos stage a convention of unconvention
Thesp shifts smoothly between star and supporting endeavors
Battle of Bond vs. Hitchcock boils at Brit kudos, while Valjean, others lurk
LONDON -- You won't find them pontificating on panels or mingling at parties in Cannes, but the DVD buyers for the U.K.'s supermarkets are now among the most important players in the British film and…
LONDON -- Tesco, the U.K.'s biggest retailer, has made a concerted drive into digital entertainment over the past 18 months, with the acquisition of VOD platform Blinkbox, music site WE7 and most…
With his posh accent, cozy comedy and vast income, Michael McIntyre is a love/hate figure in the UK: loved by audiences, hated by jealous rivals.
"The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel," scripted by Ol Parker, was a wake-up call for Hollywood about the power of older audiences. It took several years of rejection, five different directors and "about…