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  1. 'Mr. Turner' ReviewRead the original story

    Tuesday | Everybody's Got One

    With Vera Drake , Happy-Go-Lucky , Another Year and now Mr. Turner , writer-director Mike Leigh has been on a 10-year hot streak. His latest is his long-in-the-works portrait of 19th century artist J.M.W. Turner, which stars a singular Timothy Spall.

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  2. ZeptoLab Partners With Paddington the Movie for Cut the Rope: Holiday GiftRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Market Wire

    ... by David Heyman (HARRY POTTER franchise, GRAVITY) and stars Hugh Bonneville (DOWNTON ABBEY), Sally Hawkins (HAPPY-GO-LUCKY), Jim Broadbent (HARRY POTTER, CLOUD ATLAS), Julie Walters (HARRY POTTER, BRAVE), Peter Capaldi (DOCTOR WHO), Michael Gambon ...

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  3. Bear in there: Paddington and a friend navigate the London Underground.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | The Age

    ... of Britain's finest actors too, including Hugh Downton Abbey Bonneville and Sally Hawkins from Mike Leigh's Happy-Go-Lucky as Mr and Mrs Brown, Julie Walters as their eccentric housekeeper Mrs Bird, Peter Capaldi as deranged, pink-eyed neighbour Mr ...

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  4. Random ArticleRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Inland Empire Weekly

    Is it possible to exist in modern life with a positive mental attitude? Can having such an attitude become infectious for others? In Mike Leigh's latest, Happy-Go-Lucky , Poppy is an elementary school teacher who loves her life and shares her giddiness with everyone, ignoring their disdain - including crotchety driving instructor Scott . Despite her sometimes cringe-inducing motor mouth, we still come down on the side of Poppy as she struggles against No Nonsense Society .

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  5. Paddington Bear's trip to the big screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... of Britain's finest actors too, including Hugh Downton Abbey Bonneville and Sally Hawkins from Mike Leigh's Happy-Go-Lucky as Mr and Mrs Brown, Julie Walters as their eccentric housekeeper Mrs Bird, Peter Capaldi as deranged, pink-eyed neighbour Mr ...

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  6. what i watched last weekRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Steven Rubio's Online Life

    ... double-bill with this one. The Exterminating Angel also features Silvia Pinal, as does Simon of the Desert . Happy-Go-Lucky (Mike Leigh, 2008). I find Mike Leigh films to be a mixed bag. I admired Naked even though I didn't like it, thought Vera ...

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  7. Paddington: An opportunity to wallow in nostalgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | IcWalsall

    ... offered a family in London by kind-hearted parents-of-two Hugh Bonneville (Downton Abbey) and Sally Hawkins (Happy-Go-Lucky). Other stars include Julie Walters as housekeeper Mrs Bird, Jim Broadbent as antiques trader Mr Gruber and Peter Capaldi as ...

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  8. Imagine - " The One and Only Mike LeighRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Northern Echo

    ... Lies nominated for five Oscars, a lacklustre reception for Career Girls, and more recognition for Vera Drake, Happy-Go-Lucky and Another Year. He is the only British director to have won the top prize at both Cannes and Venice film festivals and ...

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  9. Paddington to Feature Original Song by Gwen Stefani and Pharrell WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | ComingSoon.net

    ... David Heyman ( Harry Potter franchise, Gravity ) and stars Hugh Bonneville ("Downton Abbey"), Sally Hawkins ( Happy-Go-Lucky ), Jim Broadbent ( Harry Potter , Cloud Atlas ), Julie Walters ( Harry Potter , Brave ), Peter Capaldi ("Doctor Who"), ...

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  10. Porthcawl takes lead role in Welsh film A Wonderful Christmas TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | IcNetwork

    ... on each scene to develop much quicker than I'd like, but again with people like Oliver Maltman (Star Stories, Happy-Go-Lucky) on board who has worked extensively with our greatest champion of improv led story telling - Mike Leigh - they hit the ...

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  11. 'Paddington': Film ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... big love letter to the city, and much of it was shot on location.) Kind-hearted Mrs. Brown ( Sally Hawkins , Happy-Go-Lucky , Blue Jasmine ), a children's book illustrator, takes a shine to the little bear, whom she names after the station. She ...

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  12. 'Too Many Cooks' Creator Reveals 6 Sources of InspirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    From David Lynch movies to a live-action recreation of a "Garfield" strip, here's what informed Chris "Casper" Kelly's insane viral video By now you likely live under a rock if you haven't at least heard of "Too Many Cooks," the insane parody of 1980s sitcom openings that went viral after Adult Swim put it YouTube. The Hollywood Reporter spoke to Chris "Caspar" Kelly , the Atlanta-based filmmaker behind "Cooks," to learn more about how the project came together and what's next for his career .

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  13. Tribeca Film Acquires North American Rights To 'Still Life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Deadline

    ... begin rolling out on cable/telco, satellite VOD and digital platforms beginning January 13. Eddie Marsan ( Happy-Go-Lucky ) and Joanne Froggatt ( Downton Abbey ) star in the movie about a UK council worker (Marsan) whose job is to notify the next of ...

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  14. Tribeca Film to Release Venice Award Winner 'Still Life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Life," the Uberto Pasolini film that premiered at the 2013 Venice Film Festival. Starring Eddie Marsan ("Happy-Go-Lucky") and Joanne Froggatt ("Downton Abbey"), "Still Life" will hit theaters Jan. 16, just after the movie is released on VOD and ...

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  15. 19th-century boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Economist

    ... films. It has a wider scope than "Secrets and Lies" and "Vera Drake". It is ostensibly more ambitious than "Happy-Go-Lucky" or "Life is Sweet", covering a bigger time period and a named historical figure rather, than a low-key creation. The ...

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  16. Mike Leigh awarded at Reykjavik International Film FestivalRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Indian Television

    NEW DELHI: Internationally renowned British film director Mike Leigh has received the ReykjavA k International Film FestivalA s Puffin Lifetime Achievement Award. Born in February 1943 in Salford, Greater Manchester, England, Leigh is a director and writer, known for Secrets & Lies , Happy-Go-Lucky and Vera Drake .

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  17. Mike Leigh's Oscar Hopeful Mr. Turner Grumbles More Than The BoxtrollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    English director Mike Leigh has won acclaim for dramas like Secrets & Lies and Vera Drake , as well as praise for more convivial fare like Happy-Go-Lucky and Topsy-Turvy . Now, this seven-time Oscar nominated writer-director heads to the New York Film Festival with his latest, a biopic that dabbles in drama and cartoonish humor to tell the tale of the unconventional and often coarse J.M.W. Turner, who bangs about canvases, slams doors, and roughly gropes his housekeeper -- all within his first sequence! Going into Mr. Turner , all I knew of the titular man was that he was a painter, and he was to be portrayed by Timothy Spall, a talented actor best known for playing the deceitful rat Wormtail in the Harry Potter movies.

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  18. NYFF review: The fiery firmament of "Mr. Turner"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | CBS News

    ... of starry-eyed strivers seeking success ("Life Is Sweet") or the self-destructive behavior of life's losers ("Happy-Go-Lucky"). In "Mr. Turner," Leigh looks at the artistic process and how a creative genius must navigate the shoals of public opinion ...

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  19. VIDEO: Stars design bears for London-wide Paddington TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | News Shopper

    Paddington Bear by Michael Bond, Paddington Sparkles by Frankie Bridge and Paddington Shakesbear by Michael Sheen Picture: Joe Pepler Film stars, musicians and other big-name celebrities have joined forces with the NSPCC and Visit London for a walking trail which goes across the capital, including Greenwich. Stars of the new Paddington film, including Hugh Bonneville, Nicole Kidman, Julie Walters and Peter Capaldi, have been joined by other famous faces such as David Beckham, Michael Sheen, Emma Watson, Guy Richie, Bear Grylls, Boris Johnson , Benedict Cumberbatch and Darcey Bussell for the Paddington Trail.

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  20. Dulverton Films - Happy Go Lucky October 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Somerset County Gazette

    HAPPY Go Lucky will be screened by Dulverton Films at the town hall on Friday, October 10 at 7.30pm. Director Mike Leigh fleshes her character so that even when you don't understand her, you find yourself rooting for her.

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