Friday Mar 7
Blessed art thou who skips "Son of God"
"Son of God," the latest cinematic retelling of the saga of Jesus Christ, isn't based on the much-ballyhooed History Channel miniseries "The Bible."
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Globe and Mail
This side of the pond, Alan Partridge is a revelation
With the success of the Oscar-nominated Philomena, British comedian Steve Coogan has nudged up his North American profile, previously established in such movies as Tropic Thunder and, to the Anglophile crowd, Michael Winterbottom's films, Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story and The Trip , and the musical biography 24 Hour Party People.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Top 5 things youa ve seen Steve Coogan in
The character of Alan Partridge was inspired at least in part by British television presenter Tony Wilson, who became an unlikely musical godfather of the Madchester music scene in the 80s, launching Joy Division and the Happy Mondays on his Factory Records label.
Our guide to the European Union Film Festival at Gene Siskel Film Center
This year, through April 3, Gene Siskel Film Festival presents 64 new features from EU member nations, including Chicago premieres of new work by Daniel Auteuil , Francois Ozon , Paul Verhoeven , Lukas Moodysson , Michael Winterbottom , John Akomfrah , and Mika Kaurismki .
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Cambridge Evening News
Rob Brydon, Richard Curtis and Jim Broadbent to appear at student film festival Watersprite
With past speakers such as Eddie Redmayne, Bill Nighy and Olivia Colman , Watersprite is becoming quite renowned for its cinematic programme.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch
Inside the Best Picture Nominees: A deep dive into 'Philomena'
Movie Math: + The Catholic Church x x divided by Philadelphia . Tweetable Description: Sweet, old Irish lady and arrogant journalist team up to find her long-lost son, taken from her by evil nuns.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Coogan trades sneer for sentiment and lands Oscar nominations with 'Philomena'
Actor Steve Coogan and Philomena Lee pose for photos at the end of a press conference in Rome after her meeting with Pope Francis a day earlier and the Oscar-nominated film based on her story of trying to find a son taken from her 50 years earlier.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Steve Coogan teases future 'Alan Partridge' plans
Steve Coogan has hinted that he has future plans for his much-loved comedy character Alan Partridge .
Wed Feb 12, 2014
SFBG Politics Blog
Sundance, part nine: Foodies! Vampires! Kill! Kill
Blind is the directorial debut of Eskil Vogt, screenwriter of Joachim Trier's Reprise and Oslo, August 31st .
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Stewart's 'Camp X-Ray' acquired by IFC Films
LOS ANGELES, Feb 10, : IFC Films has acquired North American rights to Peter Sattler's directorial debut "Camp X-Ray," which stars Kristen Stewart as a Guantanamo Bay guard, the company has announced.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Inside Bay Area
'Philomena' proved Steve Coogen has a heart
For the British actor, who is famed for his snark and his doltish snobs , cynicism has become his stock in trade.