Christopher Lee

Christopher Lee (1922-2015)

David McAlmont | Posted 11.06.2016 | UK Entertainment
David McAlmont

It has been said by many actors that screen longevity has more to do with charm than talent, and if my brief encounter with Lee was anything to go by he had it in spades.

People Are Mixing Up The Death Of Christopher Lee With The Death Of Gandalf

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 12.06.2015 | UK Comedy

Harry Potter 'fans' have taken to Twitter to mourn the death of Ian McKellen, AKA Gandalf, after confusing him for Sir Christopher Lee, who passed awa...

Horror Film Icon Christopher Lee Dies Aged 93

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

Sir Christopher Lee has died aged 93, it has been announced this morning. The veteran actor who continued to work through nearly seven decades of ...

Where Are The Stars Of 'The Lord Of The Rings' Now?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

JR Tolkien fans, the time has finally come. The last film of ‘The Hobbit’ trilogy is officially out in cinemas, meaning Peter Jackson’s Middle E...

What Kind of Week Has It Been? 30 May 2014

Paddy Duffy | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Politics
Paddy Duffy

The Comic Drumming Competition Of News Two different parties in two separate countries, and yet their fates are almost identical. Less than five year...

LISTEN: Christopher Lee Rocks Out On His 92nd Birthday

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Horror icon and Hollywood stalwart Christopher Lee celebrates his 92nd birthday on Tuesday. And the nonagenarian chose to mark the milestone by re...

The Top Ten Vampires Who Definitely Don't Suck

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK

SEE ALSO: The Hex Factor: The Top Ten Best Witches For Halloween Having the lifeblood sucked out of you doesn't have to be an altogether unpleasant...

Interview: 'The Wicker Man' Director on His Final Cut, Cursed Remakes and Not Wanting to Be Typecast

Greg Wetherall | Posted 20.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Greg Wetherall

It is 40 years since the Wicker Man first bore its indelible image of a giant burning human-shaped casket onto the retinas of cinema-goers. Now, in a new restoration and a new cut - classed emphatically as the 'final cut' - the film will once again be released theatrically.

The Devil Rides Out (1968)

Susannah Straughan | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Susannah Straughan

StudioCanal's mission to buff up our favourite Hammer classics continues with the DVD/Blu-ray release of The Devil Rides Out (1968). In a fast-moving ...

The Hobbit Footage Unveiled Gets Mixed Reviews

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Hobbit's director Peter Jackson got mixed reactions when he unveiled 10 minutes of exclusive footage to an audience in America. The preview, sh...

The Director of Cult Classic the Wicker Man Returns With the Wicker Tree - Interview With Robin Hardy

Stephen Applebaum | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK Entertainment
Stephen Applebaum

Thirty-nine years after The Wicker Man first sent shivers down the spines of cinemagoers, the film's director, Robin Hardy, 82, again pits Christians against pagans in an adaptation of his 2006 novel, Cowboys for Christ.