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

    Tuesday Aug 26 | 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 ...


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

    Thursday Aug 21 | New Statesman

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


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

    Wednesday Aug 13 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Monday Aug 4 | 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 ...


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

    Jul 31, 2014 |

    ... 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 ...


  6. 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.


  7. 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 ...


  8. 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 ...


  9. 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.


  10. 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. ...


  11. In the so-called "Trojan horse" debacle, Birmingham schools have become Gove's sacrificial lambRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | New Statesman

    ... of radicalisation is required. A perfect illustration of this confusion is the classic scene in the cult film Four Lions when the police raid the house of the devout, big-bearded brother of the true terrorist, Riz Ahmed's character, rather than his ...


  12. PR :: The Final Member on Blu-ray & DVD Jun 17Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2014 |

    ... the films we love with widest audience possible," Drafthouse Films debuted in 2010 with the theatrical release of Four Lions which was named of Time Magazine's "Top 10 Films Of The Year." The 2012 release slate includes the acclaimed Best Foreign ...


  13. Four Lions at The Harbour LightsRead the original story

    May 21, 2010 | Hampshire Chronicle

    WRITTEN by Peep Show pen team Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong and directed by cult satirist Chris Morris , Four Lions is the latest British political comedy that is as tasteless as it is timely.


  14. Four LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2010 | Best of New Orleans

    If you think airport security screenings and TSA pat-downs are comically inept, get in line for Four Lions , a dangerously brilliant satire of Jihadi terrorism.


  15. A Small Family BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Tivyside Advertiser

    ... include Poirot, Gifted, The Tunnel, The Fear, Rogue Trader, Rome, Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa and Chris Morris's Four Lions. He recently appeared as Bolingbroke in Richard II alongside David Tennant at the RSC and in the title role of Shrek The ...


  16. Nick Cave to Perform at Select Screenings of 20,000 Days on EarthRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 |

    ... the films we love with widest audience possible," Drafthouse Films debuted in 2010 with the theatrical release of Four Lions, which was named of Time Magazine's "Top 10 Films Of The Year." Their diverse and unique slate includes the ...


  17. Maggie Smith for Alan Bennett filmRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | Newsday

    ... 1989. It is being produced by BBC Films, which has also commissioned City of Tiny Lights, starring Riz Ahmed of Four Lions and The Reluctant Fundamentalist fame. Based on the novel by Patrick Neate, it centres on a private eye who takes on the case ...


  18. Speakerblogggs: A fresh project from Das Racist's Heems, new...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | ChartAttack

    ... . Swetshop Boys are Heems (ex- Das Racist ) and Riz MC (a.k.a. Riz Ahmed, who's also acted in the excellent Four Lions ), and their rapping develops the track into a celebration of their heritages and a condemnation of the forces of imperialism ...


  19. Joe Wright's PAN Lands A Smee Who Enjoys Dancing In The MoonlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... , the production has just found their Smee in Adeel Akhtar, who was amazing as Faisal in Chris Morris's excellent FOUR LIONS. PAN is essentially an origin story in which the orphaned Peter is whisked off to Neverland for his first big adventure. ...