Martin Compston

Jed Mercurio to Adapt Lady Chatterley's Lover for BBC One

24th April 2014 -

 News

The BBC can’t get enough of Jed Mercurio; The Line of Duty creator is embarking on a third series of his popular crime drama, and he’s to start work on a Lady Chatterley’s Lover adaption...

Line of Duty Creator on Ending: "I'm Sorry Some People Have Been Disappointed"

21st March 2014 -

 News

'Line of Duty' has been hailed as one of the U.K’s best crime dramas alongside Luther and Broadchurch. But unlike those two shows – which both scored big at this week’s RTE Awards – Line...

BBC2's "Line Of Duty" Returns To Disappointing Ratings, Loses Out To Comfy And Familiar "Midsummer Murders"

14th February 2014 -

 News

When the BBC crime drama Line of Duty debuted two years ago, it was the biggest new drama the channel had had in a while. Not only did last night’s series 2 premiere fail to...

The Critics Are Delighted With Line of Duty's Return

13th February 2014 -

 News

If there’s one thing the British viewing public love, it’s a solid crime drama, and Line of Duty delivers in spades. The critics have been really impressed the Line of Duty’s series 2 opener, calling...

Filth

3rd October 2013 -

 Movie Review

As another full-on Irvine Welsh adaptation Trainspotting did in 1996, this bracingly original movie puts a new filmmaker on the map. Not only is this a loud blast of both style and substance, but it...

Filth

12th April 2013 -

 Video

This trailer is only suitable for persons aged 18 or over.Bruce Robertson is a vile, devious and emotionally disturbed individual who also happens to be a Detective Sergeant. Off duty, he lives a life of...

Sister

26th October 2012 -

 Movie Review

A bracingly honest approach to flawed characters makes this small-scale Swiss drama thoroughly involving. And moving too. Most intriguing is how the writers and director have transformed what's essentially a rather dark, bleak story into...

When the Lights Went Out

5th October 2012 -

 Movie Review

Based on an outrageous true story, this is essentially Britain's own Amityville Horror, as a family haplessly moves into a house occupied by a noisy, terrifying ghost. The filmmakers create a strong freak-out atmosphere, jolting...

Piggy

3rd May 2012 -

 Movie Review

Stylish filmmaking makes this dark thriller worth a look, even if the tricky premise feels rather stale. We understand from the start what writer-director Hawkes is doing here, so the way it plays out feels...

Piggy

26th April 2012 -

 Video

Introverted but polite young man Joe is overcome with grief after beloved brother John is murdered by a violent gang following a heated disagreement in the local pub. The bereavement incites the arrival of one...

The Disappearance Of Alice Creed

9th March 2010 -

 Video

Alice Creed is the daughter of a wealthy business man and she is the target of a kidnapping planned by two ex-cons desperate for a way out of their current lives and onto better things....

The Damned United

27th January 2009 -

 Video

Watch the trailer for The Damned United.Set in 1960's / 70's England The Damned United tells the story of football manager Brian Clough and his fated 44 day residence as manager of the current champions...

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