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10 hrs ago |

The Railway Man's Colin Firth is on track

If you looked up sophisticated in a movie guide, you would likely see a picture of Colin Firth next to the definition.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Colin Firth

22 hrs ago |

Royal pair on a first-name basis

THEY may have fancy royal titles, but William and Catherine have surprised followers on their royal tour by signing off using just their first names.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Prince William, Oceania, Prince Harry, Queen Elizabeth

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Royal fumble for Abbott

Prime Minister Tony Abbott did not take heed of the line made famous by the film The King's Speech when referring to Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, in Canberra on Thursday.


JAM! Showbiz

Colin Firth talks 'Railway Man,' Mr. Darcy and 'The Secret Service'

Colin Firth is playing a real man suffering the real consequences of torture in The Railway Man, a responsibility the actor takes very seriously.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Colin Firth

Tue Apr 22, 2014

'The Railway Man' lives up to high expectations

Watch a clip from "The Railway Man." A former British Army officer who was tormented as a prisoner of war at a Japanese labor camp during World War II discovers that the man responsible is still alive and sets out to confront him.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Colin Firth, War Horse

Sun Apr 20, 2014

South China Morning Post

The green light: Livia Firth and her Green Carpet Challenge

Livia Firth is using her fame as one half of a glamorous Hollywood power couple to make fashion ethical, writes Tamsin Blanchard The headquarters of Eco-Age, Livia Firth's consultancy business, are set back slightly from King Street in Chiswick, West London, behind a whitewashed facade.


Related Topix: A Single Man, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Celebrities, Colin Firth, KT Tunstall, Pop/Rock, Oscars

Fri Apr 18, 2014

CBS Local

Jan Wahl Movie Review: 'The Railway Man' & 'Watermark'

KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews "The Railway Man" and says this one is one of those films we get every once in a while that's a combination of deep, powerful and beautifully made.


Ain't It Cool News

Capone's Art-House Round-Up w/ the Railway Man, Only Lovers Left Alive, & the Unkown Known

Hey, folks. Capone in Chicago here, with a few films that are making their way into art houses or coming out in limited release around America this week .


Related Topix: Arts, Cinema, A Single Man, Celebrities, Colin Firth, The Wolverine

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Geoffrey Rush to Star as OLIVER! Composer Lionel Bart in Upcoming Musical Biopic

According to the Daily Mail, Geoffrey Rush will once again bridge the stage-screen gap by playing OLIVER! composer Lionel Bart in an upcoming biopic, directed by Vadim Jean.


Related Topix: The Warrior's Way, Celebrities, Lionel Bart, Geoffrey Rush

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Leaf-Chronicle

Colin Firth on being a star: 'You're a bit part in a farce'

NEW YORK a?? When it comes to mentors, you could do a lot worse than eloquent, elegant and cinematically agile Colin Firth.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Colin Firth, War Horse, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Jeremy Irvine

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Myanmar, Burma, death railway, Japan, Colin Firth, Railway Man, Nicole Kidman,

Shortly before wrapping up filming for "The Railway Man," a World War Two drama about a former British Army officer and victim of torture, actor Colin Firth dreamt he was drawing a map of a railway but was bluffing and didn't know how to do it.


Related Topix: Australia, The Hours, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Nicole Kidman, Colin Firth, War Horse

Posterized: His Majesty Colin Firth Makes a LOT of Movies

Great ensemble work all around, and kudos to anything that puts Mary Tyler Moore on the big screen.


Related Topix: A Single Man, Drama Movies, Another Country, Comedy Movies, Shakespeare in Love, Valmont, Celebrities, Colin Firth

Truro Daily News

Homemade hero Perrin made history in England

CUTLINE: Walter Perrin, left, of Truro will always remember his audience with the King of England, a story he recently shared with his friend Herb Peppard.


Related Topix: Opinion

Financial Times

Elstree begins multimillion-pound revamp

Charlie Chaplin is said to have described it as the "home of the British film industry", a British Hollywood where Alfred Hitchcock directed the UK's first "talkie" and screen legends Errol Flynn and Gregory Peck made classics such as Moby Dick .


Related Topix: Hertfordshire County, England, United Kingdom, Hitchcock, Gregory Peck, Celebrities, The Shining, Thriller, Horror Movies,

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The New York Observer

Prisoner of the Past: Colin Firth Stars in 'The Railway Man'

Wrenching, profound and beautifully made, The Railway Man is one of the stunning don't-miss surprises of the still-young 2014, teaming two of the screen's most popular stars, Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman, in a heartbreaking footnote to World War II that is certain to touch and humble all but the hardest and most jaded of hearts.


Related Topix: Prison, Celebrities, Colin Firth, War Horse

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Fox Point

Free Showing of "The King's Speech"

The Glendale Senior Citizens' Club will watch "The King's Speech" on Wednesday, May 25, at 1 p.m. in the clubroom on the lower level of Glen Hills Middle School, 2600 W. Mill Road, Glendale.


Related Topix: Oscars

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Kate Middleton pal hosts sex parties for the rich and famous - and randy oldies are welcome

Former public school beauty Emma Sayle began hosting A upmarket orgies for well-heeled under-45s in 2005 - now her Killing Kittens firm has launched a new branch A friend of the Duchess of Cambridge holds A sex parties for the rich and famous - and randy oldies are welcome as well, the Sunday People reveals.