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Gandhi (1982)

Dir. Richard Attenborough. Starring Ben Kingsley, Roshan Seth, Saeed Jaffrey

Two scenes in Gandhi – a movie which, at just over three hours, is less lengthy than its reputation – have always stood out to me as terribly impressive and, more importantly, as filmic blueprints for fighting back against stronger powers. 1,319 more words


The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Released 2011 Rating (UK) 18 Source of story A book by Stieg Larsson (One of the Millenium trilogy) and a Swedish film from 2009. Writer/s script… 204 more words
2010 - 2015

Where Do I Know That Actor?

As I mentioned yesterday, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is the #1 film in the nation. Certainly, you don’t need me to tell you that. 390 more words


Made In Dagenham (2010)

An ordinary working class machinist from the Ford factory in Dagenham becomes the spokesperson for a woman’s right to equal pay in Britain in the 1960’s. 178 more words


Happy Birthday: Geraldine James

Happy Birthday actor Geraldine James

Born: July 6, 1950 in Maidenhead, Berkshire, England, UK

Married to: Joseph Blatchley (June 1986 – present) (1 child)

She was nominated for Broadway’s 1990 Tony Award as Best Actress (Play) for portraying Portia in Shakespeare’s “The Merchant of Venice”. 61 more words

Lawrence After Arabia

It’s an odd experience seeing a historical drama referencing places we’re now used to seeing regularly on the news. It’s a century since the Arab Revolt for which T E Lawrence (of Arabia) is famous and we appear to be witnessing the very real consequences of the West’s actions at its conclusion. 329 more words


Casting Announced for Lawrence After Arabia

Hampstead Theatre has announced casting for the world premiere of Howard Benton’s Lawrence After Arabia, running at the Hampstead Theatre from the 28th April until 4th June.  253 more words