The Hamptons Intl. Film Festival has tapped Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner, co-chairs of U.K. production company Working Title Films, to receive the fest's annual Golden Starfish Award for lifetime…
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Patrick McKenna, the chief exec of U.K. media investment and advisory group Ingenious Media, has been tapped as the chairman of the National Film and Television School. The financier, who has…
Formula One adversaries James Hunt and Niki Lauda's larger-than-life bout for the 1976 world championship title fuels Ron Howard's exhilarating "Rush" — not just one of the great racing movies of all…
Based on the true story of free black American Solomon Northrup's kidnapping and imposed bondage from 1841 to 1853, this epic account of an unbreakable soul makes even Scarlett O'Hara's struggles…
A week after Bradley Manning's sentencing in the U.S., this slick, smarter-than-usual British courtroom thriller challenges the validity of policies that shield key evidence from public scrutiny.
"Rush," the high-octane car racing film about the public rivalry between legendary Formula One drivers Niki Lauda and James Hunt during the 1970s, has all the markings of Tinseltown's latest flashy…
Richard Curtis returns to a quintessentially English milieu with this sweet, familiar and reassuringly bland romance.
Johnny Depp and producer Jerry Bruckheimer have spoken out for the first time since mega-budget Western “The Lone Ranger” crumbled at the global box office, blaming U.S. critics for one of the…
While Blighty's creative industries are seeing a boost in employment, the biz isn't as ethnically diverse as it should be.
Focus World and Screen Media Films have teamed to buy U.S. rights to Liz W. Garcia's drama "The Lifeguard," two months after its debut at the Sundance Film Festival.
LONDON — Parkville Pictures’ "Borrowed Time" has become the first U.K. film to use crowd-funding to secure a theatrical release. The filmmakers behind the micro-budget film turned to crowd-funding…