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  1. West End 'Speed-the-Plow' Starts Late, But Don't Blame Lindsay LohanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... before curtain. The show went up late, however, because Richard Schiff, who co-stars along with Nigel Lindsay ("Four Lions"), had taken ill, meaning understudy Adam Morris was called to step in without a single rehearsal. The last minute prep ...

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  2. I turned on the TV to find my old classmates had become Isis militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | New Statesman

    ... birthday wishes from friends, who I don't imagine had any idea what happened. In his list of likes is Barry from Four Lions , the black comedy send-up of Islamist terrorism. I've since heard that a third alumnus of my school has gone out there. ...

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  3. Lindsay Lohan Stars in SPEED-THE-PLOW, Opening Tonight in the West EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in A SMALL FAMILY BUSINESS at the National Theatre. Film includes a British Comedy Award nomination for Barry in 'Four Lions', 'Alpha Papa' and Woody Allen 's 'Scoop'. Television includes 'Poirot', 'Spooks', 'The Tunnel', 'Rome', 'Brass Eye', 'Alan ...

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  4. Homelessness, poverty recurrent themes at this year's Toronto film festRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Lifestyles

    ... paparazzo. He hires another frustrated job-seeker (played by British actor Riz Ahmed) as his sidekick. Ahmed ("Four Lions") speculated that entertainment tends to initially become escapist in times of crisis, but eventually swings back to reality. ...

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  5. Mr. Bean to Jihadi JohnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Foreign Policy

    ... radicals are more often bumbling losers than bin Laden. Throughout director Chris Morris's 2010 black comedy Four Lions , the would-be British jihadists who are the focus of the film engage in a running debate over what, exactly, they should bomb. ...

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  6. Isis fanatics declare war on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Metro UK News

    ... war to them in the real world on the ground'. Although the move is reminiscent of the Chris Morris comedy film Four Lions, in which a half-wit terrorist suggests blowing up the internet , there is nothing funny about making terrorist threats online, ...

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  7. Gyllenhaal on an 'elaborately flavoured' chewing gum diet for 'Nightcrawler'Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 6 | Lifestyles

    ... mindset. "It was intense man, it was really intense," said the British actor, whose screen credits also include "Four Lions." "I mean it was like claustrophobic, filming in a car, night shoots the whole time. After six weeks of not seeing daylight ...

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  8. Jake Gyllenhaal Receives High Praise For 'Nightcrawler'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | ContactMusic.com

    ... in a gradually shrinking job market. Gyllenhaal's menacing Bloom is supported by Rene Russo ( Thor ), Riz Ahmed ( Four Lions ), Bill Paxton ( Hatfields & McCoys ) and Ann Cusack ( A League Of Their Own ). The film has been written and directed by ...

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  9. Gyllenhaal on a chewing gum diet for movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... mindset. "It was intense man, it was really intense," said the British actor, whose screen credits also include "Four Lions." "I mean it was like claustrophobic, filming in a car, night shoots the whole time. After six weeks of not seeing daylight ...

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  10. Gyllenhaal on 'elaborately flavoured' chewing gum diet for 'Nightcrawler'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Brandon Sun

    ... mindset. "It was intense man, it was really intense," said the British actor, whose screen credits also include "Four Lions." "I mean it was like claustrophobic, filming in a car, night shoots the whole time. After six weeks of not seeing daylight ...

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  11. Caliph Cameron brings ISIS-style intolerance to BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Spiked

    e know from their Four Lions -style Twitterfeeds and video statements that some ISIS members dream of co-opting Britain into their unforgiving caliphate. They fantasise about raising their black flag over Downing Street and enforcing harsh sharia law ...

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  12. What the jihadists who bought "Islam for Dummies" on Amazon tell us about radicalisationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | New Statesman

    Ministers and security chiefs could learn a thing or two from Chris Morris's black comedy Four Lions.

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  13. Schiff and Lindsay Join Lohan In SPEED-THE-PLOW, Opens Sep 24Read the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in A SMALL FAMILY BUSINESS at the National Theatre. Film includes a British Comedy Award nomination for Barry in 'Four Lions', 'Alpha Papa' and Woody Allen 's 'Scoop'. Television includes 'Poirot', 'Spooks', 'The Tunnel', 'Rome', 'Brass Eye', 'Alan ...

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  14. Universal Veteran David Kosse Named Head of U.K.'s Film4Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... . Ross had a hand in nurturing British filmmakers in their first movie efforts, including Chris Morris ' Four Lions , Steve McQueen 's Hunger , Paddy Considine 's Tyrannosaur , Martin McDonagh 's In Bruges , Joe Cornish 's Attack the Block , Sam ...

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  15. Byo Ynms: Interstellar, November Man, Nightcrawler,Child of God, CantinflasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... Gyllenhaal I'm in without seeing a frame. Bonus points: possibly interesting supporting cast including Riz Ahmed (Four Lions), Rene Russo, and Bill Paxton. Extra Major Yes Please Bonus Points: Robert Elswit, one of the greatest working ...

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  16. Jake Gyllenhaal is the 'Nightcrawler' - watch first trailer - TV NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | NME

    ... ." Also starring Rene Russo ( Thor ) as Gyllenhaal's TV contact, Bill Paxton ( Edge of Tomorrow ) and Riz Ahmed ( Four Lions ), Nightcrawler will screen at the Toronto Film Festival and hit UK cinemas November 14th.

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  17. Who are Britain's stupidest jihadis?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | The Spectator

    ... belt for him. His co-conspirator Ashik Ali was caught on microphone telling his wife that they were like the Four Lions but 'one man short'. Indeed - the group also bought the bomb-making materials on eBay under the username 'terrorshop'. Perhaps ...

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  18. Loneliness of the long-distance jihadi: Morten Storm's double life inside al-QaedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | New Statesman

    ... in the 11 September 2001 attacks - his account can nevertheless sound unwittingly like the screenplay sequel to Four Lions , Chris Morris's slapstick poke at jihadist culture in the west. Mujahedin melodramatics in banal settings such as Barton ...

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  19. Actor 'racially abused' by England fan at Uruguay matchRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | ITV

    'Four Lions' actor Riz Ahmed has revealed he was racially abused by a fellow England fan while watching last night's match against Uruguay at the stadium in Sao Paulo.

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  20. Riz Ahmed received racist abuse from fellow England fan during World Cup gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Independent

    ... Ahmed - who is of Pakistani heritage - is known for his roles in Ill Manors , The Road to Guantanamo and Four Lions . He studied Philosophy Politics and Economics at Oxford, before completing a course at Central School of Speech and Drama in London. ...

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