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  1. It's a girl! Keira Knightley and rockstar husband welcome their first childRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    ... doors for her and she has gone one to appear in hits including the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise, Pride & Prejudice and The Imitation Game. Actress Keira Knightley and musician James Righton attend the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards at The ...

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  2. Film review: 'Far From the Madding Crowd' not madding enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Examiner.com

    Light spoilers ahead. Nothing that will expose the story in its entirety but some plot points need to be revealed to explain certain opinions.

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  3. Elon Musk's ex-wife describes the first time they met: 'He seemed quite nervous'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Elon Musk, the billionaire who helped found Tesla, SpaceX, and PayPal, divorced actress Talulah Riley for the second time earlier this year . Musk's breakups have been in the spotlight - the first time he divorced Riley in 2012 he tweeted it publicly.

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  4. Movie review: a Far from the Madding CrowdaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Star-Telegram.com

    Thomas Hardy's romantic Victorian novel of class, labor and the fickle finger of love, Far From the Madding Crowd , earns a stately yet earthy and full-blooded film treatment from Danish director Thomas Vinterberg. The film makes a fine showcase for Carey Mulligan , Matthias Schoenaerts , Michael Sheen and Juno Temple.

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  5. Film reviews with Matt Henderson: Far From the Madding CrowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    This irresistible love story, which follows Bathsheba Everdeen , an attractive and independent young woman who is courted by a triumvirate of imperfect men, has charmed many for generations. The novel has been adapted before of course, most famously in 1967 by John Schlesinger, with Julie Christie in the lead role.

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  6. Carey Mulligan role a 'Crowd'-pleaserRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Boston Herald

    ... painterly dividends. I thought no one would equal the glory of Keira Knightley's sublimely shot visage in "Pride & Prejudice." I was wrong. Sheen is all frustrated, delusional longing as Boldwood. Belgian actor Schoenaerts boasts a credible (barely) ...

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  7. 'Far from the Madding Crowd' is a realistic love storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Daily Camera

    ... The smitten, chilly, painfully shy Boldwood (Michael Sheen) seems cut straight out of Austen's "Pride & Prejudice" or "Sense and Sensibility." But Bathsheba isn't swept away by this brusk, rich and handsome neighbor. A side story concerns young ...

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  8. Carey Mulligan is ready for her close-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Globe and Mail

    ... A depthless actress, she was arresting in her early work - she made her film debut at 19 in Joe Wright's Pride & Prejudice , and appeared in acclaimed British TV productions of Bleak House and Northanger Abbey . But it was her turn in 2009's An ...

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  9. 'Far From the Maddening Crowd' review: a good showcse for MulliganRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | TwinCities

    ... The smitten, chilly, painfully shy Boldwood (Michael Sheen) seems cut straight out of Austen's "Pride & Prejudice" or "Sense and Sensibility." But Bathsheba isn't swept away by this brusk, rich and handsome neighbor. A side story concerns young ...

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  10. From Game of Thrones to Pride and Prejudice - " the best TV gardens you can visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Radio Times

    British landscape gardens feature regularly in the top dramas on TV. All you have to do is think of the BBC's Wolf Hall, where Mark Rylance and Damian Lewis wander through the splendid gardens next to the Tudor properties, or Pride and Prejudice, starring Keira Knightley and Matthew Macfadyen, shot in the wonderful Groombridge Place Gardens.

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  11. Why Matthew Macfadyen isn't a fan of actors getting into shape for a roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Knutsford Guardian

    TV star Matthew Macfadyen has expressed his disdain with attempts by TV and film studios to make their male stars increasingly hunky. The actor, 40, was told to undergo a rigorous diet and fitness regime when he landed the role of Mr Darcy in the 2005 adaptation of Pride And Prejudice.

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  12. Macfadyen slams 'vanity' regimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Independent.ie

    Matthew MacFadyen was told to undergo a diet and fitness regime when he landed the role of Mr Darcy in the 2005 adaptation of Pride And Prejudice TV star Matthew Macfadyen has expressed his disdain with attempts by TV and film studios to make their male stars increasingly hunky. The actor, 40, was told to undergo a rigorous diet and fitness regime when he landed the role of Mr Darcy in the 2005 adaptation of Pride And Prejudice.

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  13. Mr Darcy's swipe at 'vain' Poldark: Matthew MacFayden has dig at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Daily Mail

    Mr Darcy's swipe at 'vain' Poldark: Matthew MacFayden has dig at actors who take to the gym before playing roles in period dramas Hollywood bosses tried to make the Mr Darcy actor more of a hunk by bringing in a fitness instructor to control his exercise and diet But Mr Darcy actor Matthew Macfadyen has criticised the 'vanity' of male stars who take to the gym before playing roles in period dramas. His comments come after Poldark actor Aidan Turner, 31, made headlines for showing off his toned physique in shirtless scenes.

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  14. Lessons from Poldark: Spooks actor Matthew Macfadyen says studios are ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | The Independent

    ... failed to impress Universal Studios when he was cast as Mr Darcy in director Joe Wright's 2005 version of Pride & Prejudice . He was handed a diet and fitness regime in order to bulk up for the Jane Austen adaptation. "You do the deal and then the ...

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  15. Cinema in Focus: 'Far from the Madding Crowd'Read the original story

    Monday May 4 | Noozhawk

    Far from the Madding Crowd , a classic tale written in 1874 by Thomas Hardy , is beautifully portrayed with a new set of fresh faces. Set in Victorian England, the independent and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak , a sheep farmer who she has known since her youth and is 6 years older than she; Frank Troy , a reckless, but dashing, military sergeant her own age; and William Boldwood , a prosperous and shy bachelor 14 years her senior.

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  16. Screen Idylls: Top 10 holiday cottage rentals as seen on TV or in filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Mirror.co.uk

    From screen set to holiday let, you can stay in a country cottage which has starred in TV or movie hits for a lot less than you think Whether you're a fan of romance, wizardry, documentary or DIY, these film sets turned holiday lets will have you swooning at their looks and charm Starring Carey Mulligan as Bathsheba, much of the latest film version of Thomas Hardy's 1874 novel was filmed around Shaftesbury. Tour the area during a stay at Updown Cottage, which was awarded five stars for luxury by Visit Britain and has a music room with a baby grand piano.

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  17. Carey Mulligan on playing Hardy's Bathsheba, milking cows and her fear of red carpetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Radio Times

    ... role, at the age of 20, was as one of the younger Bennet sisters in Joe Wright's film adaptation of Pride & Prejudice. Later that year, she starred in the award-winning BBC adaptation of Bleak House. But at 22, she got an Oscar nomination for her ...

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  18. Far From The Madding Crowd review: Period drama looks great but lacks emotional punchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Mirror.co.uk

    Mirror film critic David Edwards enjoys Carey Mulligan's performances but feels the Thomas Hardy adaptation fails to reach the heights of other period pieces Few writers are able to yank the heartstrings like Thomas Hardy , and if you've seen adaptations of Tess Of The D'Urbervilles, Jude The Obscure or The Mayor Of Casterbridge, it was likely through a veil of tears. This sumptuous version of his 1874 novel, on the other hand, comes with almost no emotional wallop whatsoever.

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  19. Carey Mulligan Tackles Thomas Hardy's Far from the Madding CrowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | ComingSoon.net

    While most Americans first learned about Carey Mulligan from her starring role in An Education , and she was even nominated for an Oscar for it, she had been working for years doing British theater and television. The attention she got from that movie has helped her to rack up quite an impressive array of films working with some of the top directors like Steve McQueen's Shame , Oliver Stone's Wall Street: Money Talks, Nicolas Refn's Drive , Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby and the Coens' Inside Llewyn Davis.

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  20. Far from the Madding CrowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | East Bay Express

    Not that the author of Pride and Prejudice and the filmmaking team of James Ivory and the late Ismail Merchant deliberately set out to ruin the costumed English-language romantic drama as a movie subgenre - but that was the net effect. Austen's adaptors were so good at what they did - alongside the adaptations of other authors' works by Merchant and Ivory - that together they virtually invented the modern "coffee table movie."

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