British thesps Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen and David Thewlis have come on board as patrons of the British Independent Film Awards, which take place Dec. 6.
Danny Boyle's Mumbai-set thriller "Slumdog Millionaire" and "Hunger," Steve McQueen's account of a jailed Irish Republican Army member's hunger strike in the 1970s, each won three honors at the…
At first glance, it's hard to see what "Somers Town" and "The Dark Knight" have in common.
With "The Dark Knight," "Mamma Mia!" and "Quantum of Solace," 2008 has been another blockbuster year for British cinema. But strip out the studio movies, and that boast starts to look rather…
It's always a tough call when an actor must play a part everyone thinks they know. People will forever compare the performance to the original: "Oh, he doesn't have the voice right. And those ears!"
Whether it's Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro, John Ford and John Wayne or Spike Lee and Denzel Washington, creative partnerships between directors and their fave thesps are a time-honored…
The full list of nominations.
Helmer Anton Corbijn's "Control," about doomed Joy Division singer Ian Curtis, won five laurels at the 10th British Independent Film Awards at London's Roundhouse on Wednesday.
This year's nominations for the British Independent Film Awards are dominated, paradoxically, by the American majors.
British indie producers say it's too soon to tell if the U.K.'s new film tax credit is delivering the desired benefit to their business -- mainly because of an unexpected delay in its official…
A 61-year-old daughter of a Russian aristocrat might end up gently alerting Britain and the world to a little-recognized phenomenon: Queen Elizabeth II is actually a three-dimensional human…