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…
At her first costume fitting, before she stepped in front of the camera to begin filming "The Queen," Helen Mirren gazed at the tweed skirt, the thick sweaters, the clunky, sensible shoes, and the…
Blighty's state of independence has been redefined. With recent changes to the British Independent Film Awards' (BIFA's) rules, another chapter has been added to the saga surrounding those baffling…
"Not to act is to act." That line from the 1984 picture "Cal" is actually about the way that standing silently is actually a political position, but it could also be a summary of the remarkable…
Best British Independent Film “The Last King of Scotland” “The Queen” “Red Road” “This Is England” “The Wind That Shakes the Barley” Director Michael Caton-Jones, “Shooting Dogs” Stephen Frears, “The…
Fernando Meirelles' "The Constant Gardener" was the big winner at the eighth British Independent Film Awards, handed out Wednesday at the Hammersmith Palais.
As U.K. chancellor Gordon Brown prepares to unveil new rules for film tax incentives in his prebudget scheme at the beginning of December, British producers are in a somber mood.
On Oct. 5, London's Curzon Soho screened a matinee of Danish political thriller "King's Game" from a digital print. Although a seemingly unremarkable event, it was the first screening in the U.K…
Bitching about the U.K. Film Council has become Brit industryites' favorite pastime. Rather than recalling success stories such as "Gosford Park," "Vera Drake" or "Touching the Void," it's far more…
Ask any sales agent who's at the top of the list of bankable British talent and you can bet your domestic pre-sale that one name is going to crop up: Keira Knightley, one of the brightest young stars…
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Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%