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The Falling

Video | 26th January 2015

In 1969, an all girls' school in rural Britain come under attack from an unknown epidemic. Strange rashes and frequent fainting begin to affect the young girls, leading to some serious changes having to be...

Tags: Greta Scacchi - Maisie Williams - Mathew Baynton - Maxine Peake - Joe Cole - Monica Dolan

The Theory of Everything

by Rich Cline | Movie Review | 2nd January 2015

An unusual point of view prevents this from ever turning into the standard biopic, but it's Eddie Redmayne's staggeringly committed performance as Stephen Hawking that makes the film unmissable. Based on the book by Stephen's...

Tags: Eddie Redmayne - Felicity Jones - Charlie Cox - David Thewlis - Maxine Peake - Harry Lloyd

The Theory Of Everything

Video | 6th August 2014

Coming from a privileged upbringing, cosmologist and theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking naturally had a first-rate education - though no-one could expect the kind of genius and revolutionary theories that he would eventually come up with....

Tags: Eddie Redmayne - Stephen Hawking - Felicity Jones - David Thewlis - Emily Watson - Charlie Cox

Blake Harrison and Maxine Peake Star In 'Keeping Rosy' [Trailer]

by Jack de Aguilar | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 1st July 2014

Shameless and Silk actor Maxine Peake combines with Blake Harrison, known for his goofy character Neil on The Inbetweeners, in ‘Keeping Rosy’ – a tense, low-fi British thriller centred on Charlotte, a career-obsessed workaholic whose...

Tags: Maxine Peake - Blake Harrison

Keeping Rosy

Video | 1st July 2014

Charlotte is a proud career woman living in finely placed, plush city apartment with very defined ambitions and the confidence to achieve them. Unfortunately, the media agency she works for sees her future a little...

Tags: Maxine Peake - Blake Harrison - Christine Bottomley - Elisa Lasowski

Keeping Rosy

by Rich Cline | Movie Review | 27th June 2014

Sleek and tightly constructed, this low-key British horror thriller worms its way under the skin to put us in what feels like an impossible situation. We may not be able to identify with everything the...

Tags: Maxine Peake - Christine Bottomley - Blake Harrison - Elisa Lasowski - Richard Holmes

BAFTAs 2014: 'The IT Crowd' And 'Southcliffe' Lead British TV Award Nominations

by Lauren James | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 7th April 2014

The nominations have been announced for this year's BAFTA TV Awards, which will be held on Sunday 18th May. After an outstanding year in television, this year's awards will make for gripping viewing with nominations...

Tags: Richard Ayoade - Olivia Colman - David Tennant - Dominic West - Helena Bonham Carter - Maxine Peake


by Rich Cline | Movie Review | 21st March 2014

There's enough charming energy in this loose London music scene comedy to keep us entertained, but the plot drives us round the bend by refusing to go anywhere. Yes, this is one of those achingly...

Tags: Jonny Owen - Vicky McClure - Michael Socha - Martin Freeman - Maxine Peake - Michael Smiley

'Charlie And The Chocolate Factory: The Musical' Premieres Followed By A Star-Studded After-Party [Pictures]

by Elinor Cosgrave | News | Lifestyle / Showbiz | 26th June 2013

The opening night of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: The Musical turned out to be a star studded occasion. The after party pictures show the turnout of celebrities in support of director Sam Mendes, who...

Tags: Sam Mendes - Uma Thurman - Maxine Peake - Sarah Jessica Parker - Jenna-louise Coleman - Matthew Broderick

Ambitious New BBC Series The Village Fails To Disappoint Following Debut Episode

by Joe Wilde | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 1st April 2013

The Village, which aired on BBC 1 this Easter Weekend (March 30), has received an almost constant flow of praise since the first episode began to detail the trials and tribulations of a small Derbyshire...

Tags: Maxine Peake - John Simm

Private Peaceful

by Rich Cline | Movie Review | 12th October 2012

The filmmakers tell this World War I story beautifully, but they never quite bring it to life as a proper movie. By taking a gently simplistic approach, it never feels like anything new as it...

Tags: George MacKay - Jack O'Connell - Alexandra Roach - Maxine Peake - Richard Griffiths - Frances de la Tour

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