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Review - Paddington 2 (2017)

Director: Paul King

Starring: Ben Wishaw; Hugh Grant; Hugh Bonneville; Sally Hawkins; Madeleine Harris; Samuel Joslin; Julie Walters; Jim Broadbent; Brendan Gleeson; Peter Capaldi; Marie-France Alvarez; Sanjeev Bhaskar; Ben Miller; Jessica Hynes; Robbie Gee; Imelda Staunton… 832 more words


REVIEW: A Very English Scandal (S1 E3/3)

A memory from youth that hangs like a bat in your reviewer’s mind is being taken to Her Majesty’s Theatre, Haymarket, to see the third  1,492 more words

British Crime Drama

Julius Caesar

This NTL production is by far the best Julius Caesar I have ever seen. The cast was fantastic, with Ben Wishaw as Brutus and David Morrissey as Mark Anthony, among others. 90 more words

REVIEW: A Very English Scandal (S1 E2/3)

From this distance in time – especially in the age of social media when political reputations are made and dashed within a few tweets – it’s hard to imagine the kind of deference public figures could inspire in the 1960s, and only the newspaper cartoonists really had licence to lampoon. 1,270 more words

British Crime Drama

REVIEW: A Very English Scandal (S1 E1/3)

Back in 1970s when electronic newsgathering was still in its infancy and if you heard the phrase ‘Yew Tree cops’ it would just have evoked a woodland glade, ‘Rinkagate’ (aka the Thorpe Affair), threw the nation into a frenzy. 1,538 more words

British Crime Drama

BBC One confirms A Very English Scandal transmission date

One of the series we’ve been looking forward to most this year is Russell T Davis’s adaptation of John Preston’s book, A Very English Scandal… 188 more words

British Crime Drama

Tilda Swinton, Hugh Laurie Join Dev Patel in 'David Copperfield' (EXCLUSIVE)

Armando Iannucci’s new retelling of Charles Dickens’ “The Personal History of David Copperfield” is rounding out its cast.

Tilda Swinton, Hugh Laurie,”Dunkirk” breakout Aneurin Barnard, Ben Whishaw, Morfydd Clark, Anthony Welsh, and Rosalind Eleazar have all joined Dev Patel, who will  233 more words