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  1. When Art MatteredRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Pordland Mercury

    ... the artist in his time. Leigh, the director who brought us Topsy-Turvy and Vera Drake - and, more recently, Happy-Go-Lucky and Another Year - is known for observant, occasionally bleak films that mine tension and humor from the misunderstandings, ...

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  2. Cheap Night: Mortdecai, Cake, Strange Magic make for slim pickingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... f Michael Bond's children's books onto the big screen. This version features Downton Abbey's Hugh Bonneville, Happy-Go-Lucky's Sally Hawkins and the delightful direction of Paul King who keeps the movie funny,

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  3. Golden Globe-Winner Joanne Froggatt Stars in Still Life, Set to Screen at the Ware Center, 2/04Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... at 42 N. Prince Street, Lancaster. Still Life, written and directed by Uberto Pasolini, stars Eddie Marsan (Happy-Go-Lucky) and Joanne Froggatt (Emmy Award nominee, "Downton Abbey"). The film had its world premiere at the 2013 Venice Film Festival ...

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  4. Review: 'Mr. Turner'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Examiner.com

    An exploration of the last quarter century of the great, if eccentric, British painter J.M.W. Turner's life. Directed by Mike Leigh , " Mr. Turner " is about the famed English painter J.M.W. Turner.

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  5. Sally Hawkins' crane injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | ContactMusic.com

    ... she attended the Golden Globes that year as after taking to the stage to accept her Best Actress prize for 'Happy-Go-Lucky' she had to immediately put the accolade down because she couldn't hold it. Speaking on talk show 'Conan', she added: ''I was ...

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  6. Review: Still LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Christianity Today

    ... Film. It was well received in the UK last year, and is just now making its way to the States. Eddie Marsan ( Happy-Go-Lucky, Vera Drake ) plays John, an unassuming (one might even say rather dull) man who works for the local council in South London. ...

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  7. Movie review: a PaddingtonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... is nonplussed about everything. Only the free-spirited Mrs. Brown (played by a delightful Sally Hawkins, Happy-Go-Lucky) notices the 3-foot-6 bear and invites him to spend the night, to the dismay of Mr. Brown. As in the books and the BBC TV series, ...

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  8. "Paddington" is British fun for kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... a train station. A simple scene, but having Mrs. Brown played by the eternally sympathetic Sally Hawkins ("Happy-Go-Lucky") makes it work. Naturally, her husband (Hugh Bonneville of "Downton Abbey") is against the idea. He's an insurance risk ...

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  9. REVIEW: PaddingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | NewsRadio540.com

    Nominated for two BAFTA awards , the very first film version of the children's classic book series is up for best adapted screenplay. More importantly, it's nominated for outstanding British film, vying with among others, "The Imitation Game" and "The Theory Of Everything".

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  10. "Dick Poop" Gaffe Wins the Internet after Oscar NominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Now, Pope is a veteran cinematographer from Kent, England, and has worked on the likes of T he Illusionist, Happy-Go-Lucky and Vera Drake - striking up a close connection with Mike Leigh , whose latest movie Mr Turner was nominated in this morning's ...

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  11. Charming bear, less charming filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Star

    ... nonplussed about everything. Only the free-spirited Mrs. Brown (played by a delightful Sally Hawkins, “Happy-Go-Lucky”) notices the 3-foot-6 bear and invites him to spend the night, to the dismay of Mr. Brown. As in the books and the ...

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  12. Sally Hawkins a big Paddington fanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Canada.com

    ... lass and lifetime Paddington Bear fan. After winning lots of acclaim as the lead in Mike Leigh's Happy-Go-Lucky, Hawkins got Hollywood's attention earning a supporting Oscar nomination opposite Cate Blanchett in Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine. Winning ...

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  13. Movie Review: Still LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Entertainment Weekly

    ... character study offers one big surprise by casting Marsan, the beady-eyed malcontent from Ray Donovan and Happy-Go-Lucky , as a gentle introvert. But the plot begs for a jolt of the Charlie Kaufmanesque-it's so pillow-smothered by tedium that even ...

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  14. Painting with lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Almanac

    ... cultural historian, Leigh more commonly focuses on contemporary life in lower-middle-class English 'hoods ("Happy-Go-Lucky," "Secrets & Lies," "Naked," "Life is Sweet"), but his obvious fascination with and affection for his fellow artists (perhaps ...

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  15. Painting with lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... cultural historian, Leigh more commonly focuses on contemporary life in lower-middle-class English 'hoods ("Happy-Go-Lucky," "Secrets & Lies," "Naked," "Life is Sweet"), but his obvious fascination with and affection for his fellow artists (perhaps ...

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  16. Imitation Game vs. Whiplash. All in Good FunRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... my delight that Sally Hawkins (also in X+Y) is just as amazing as you'd think she'd be. 'She's just like her Happy-Go-Lucky character. Well, not really.' I pointed out that by this time next week he'll already have two Best Picture nominees on his ...

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  17. Mr. TurnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | East Bay Express

    As characterized by writer-director Mike Leigh and actor Timothy Spall in Mr. Turner , English painter Joseph Mallord William Turner is a rather unpleasant guy. A stereotypical artistic eccentric, he scuttles down the streets of Victorian London and Margate like a choleric, fat crab, full of complaints and rheumy hallucinations when he's in his cups , making up lies about himself and spitting on his canvases to achieve the desired effect.

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  18. In - Mr. Turner,' Mike Leigh makes the screen his canvasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Boston.com

    ... has written and directed 10 feature films. His scripts for "Secrets & Lies," "Topsy-Turvy," "Vera Drake," "Happy-Go-Lucky," and "Another Year" have been Oscar nominated, as has his direction on "Secrets & Lies" and "Vera Drake." He was named best ...

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  19. Mr Turner review: Leigh, Spall paint masterful pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... studies of ordinary people. Detailed miniatures, studies in the round like his recent Another Year and Happy-Go-Lucky that are of a piece with the earlier work like Secrets & Lies and Life is Sweet that made him famous. When news was out in 1999 ...

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  20. Mike Leigh and Timothy Spall on painting 'Mr. Turner'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | JAM! Showbiz

    ... Marion Bailey, Paul Jesson and Ruth Sheen. On casting, the director of such films as Naked, Secrets & Lies, Happy-Go-Lucky and Another Year says, "First of all, the world of actors is very clearly divided between the smart ones and the stupid ones, ...

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