Christopher Nolan

How Dunkirk Just Changed The Way We Film War

Charlie Gearon | Posted 31.07.2017 | UK Entertainment
Charlie Gearon

Dunkirk zooms out from the individual tragedies of war and focuses on the wide-scale disregard for human life which war itself leads to. It would have been easy for Nolan to drop in a few conversations between Whitehead and Styles about their families back home, a crush they want to propose to when they return, or some other war-time cliché, but he avoids this like the plague. He decides instead to keep the movie cold and detached.

Be Angrier With Our Education System Than Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk

Rabbil Sikdar | Posted 28.07.2017 | UK Entertainment
Rabbil Sikdar

The Indians who fought in Dunkirk deserve their own film. The soldiers caught and held by the Japanese for years under brutal torture deserve their own film. Fitting them into Nolan's Dunkirk would simply have turned them into token gestures there to appease our liberal consciences and achieve nothing more.

Christopher Nolan's 'Dunkirk' And Brexit Or Bust

John Wight | Posted 27.07.2017 | UK Politics
John Wight

If Dunkirk and the Second World War proves anything it is that European disintegration and nationalism is a disaster waiting to happen, one in which the working class is guaranteed to suffer disproportionately.

Why The Spirit Of Dunkirk Does Not Equal Brexit

Alex Ratcliffe | Posted 26.07.2017 | UK Entertainment
Alex Ratcliffe

Glorious isolationism? Studying history, science, nature, anything, you will look hard to find anything or anyone that is not connected to something or someone else, and instead works in isolation, going it alone.

Here's Where You've Caught A Glimpse Of Dunkirk's Most Promising Young Stars Before

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 21.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

It’s been over 25 years since filmmaker Christopher Nolan first considered creating an epic based on the story of Dunkirk and now, the resulting fil...

11 Things We Can Tell You About Christopher Nolan's 'Dunkirk' (Without Totally Spoiling It)

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 17.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Christopher Nolan’s ‘Dunkirk’ is easily one of 2017’s most hotly-anticipated films and finally the day of its UK cinema debut is almost here. ...

Here's The Action From The 'Dunkirk' World Premiere (Yes, Tom Hardy And Harry Styles Were There)

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 14.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Christopher Nolan’s ‘Dunkirk’ arrive in UK cinemas on Friday 21 July but on Thursday (13 July), it was time for the London premiere in Leicester...

Christopher Nolan Says He 'Wasn't Aware Of Harry Styles' Fame' Before Casting Him In 'Dunkirk'

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 10.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Film director and apparent under-stone-dweller Christopher Nolan has admitted he was in the dark about Harry Styles’ star power prior to casting him...

The First Proper Trailer For 'Dunkirk' Is Here (And Yes, It Features Harry Styles)

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 14.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

Harry Styles fans have been given their first proper look at the former One Direction star’s acting debut. The singer will appear in Christopher No...

Harry Styles Bags Impressive Film Role For Acting Debut

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 12.03.2016 | UK Entertainment

Harry Styles is about to take a leap into the world of acting in a big way. And while most pop singers who pursue the big screen like to ease themselv...

Zoe Kravitz Becomes The Latest Audition Process Whistleblower

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 16.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Zoe Kravitz is the latest actress to break her silence on the audition process in Hollywood, claiming that she was excluded for auditions for Batman t...

God, Romance and Christopher Nolan or: Blinded by the Light

Stuart Laws | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Comedy
Stuart Laws

Religious texts are absolutely wide-open to interpretation, and for books that claim to contain the word of god, that is a potentially dangerous situation.

'Interstellar' Director Admits To Not Owning A Mobile Phone

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 05.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

Christopher Nolan is famous for creating films with technology at their core, so it might come as a surprise to learn that he doesn’t actually rely ...

Interstellar - The Review

Roger Crow | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

However, Christopher Nolan's latest epic is still a force to be reckoned with. Matthew McConaughey is on good form as Cooper, the cowboy pilot with the right stuff.

Jonathan Nolan: The Story of the Thinking Fanboy

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 19.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Preetam Kaushik

From a relatively unknown writer in the 90's, Jonathan Nolan has established himself as a popular name, thanks to co-writing credits he has received for The Prestige (2006), The Dark Knight (2008), The Dark Knight Rises (2012) and more recently, Interstellar (2014).

Caroline Frost

The Only Type Of Rom-Com Jessica Chastain Likes | Caroline Frost | Posted 06.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Jessica Chastain has been feted for her impressive work in a series of big budget dramas from 'The Help' to 'Zero Dark Thirty', but the Oscar-nominate...

Caroline Frost

The One Difference An Oscar Makes To Anne Hathaway | Caroline Frost | Posted 05.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Anne Hathaway has revealed that the biggest change to her life winning an Oscar has brought her is… a break. READ ALSO: The Conversation That ...

Caroline Frost

EXCLUSIVE: The Conversation That Changed Matthew McConaughey's Life | Caroline Frost | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Matthew McConaughey credits a conversation he had with his business manager for the renaissance in his career that has seen him collecting an Oscar ea...

Stellar Auteur? Christopher Nolan's Interstellar Is a Mind-Bending and Mindblowing Spectacle

Paul Drury | Posted 31.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Paul Drury

It is one for the head (everything you wanted to know about quantum mechanics, astro-physics and relativity but were afraid to ask) but also aims for the heart too. Although, it's the human storytelling dimension that feels the most uncomfortable, with the connections between key characters being curiously under-drawn.

Watch 'Interstellar' Stars Live On The Red Carpet Here!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

Stars are gathering in London tonight for the European premiere of Christopher Nolan's latest blockbusting sci-fi epic 'Interstellar'. Those atten...

12 Films to Watch in 2014

Tom Linay | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Tom Linay

The UK is a nation of cinema fans, with one in five people over the age of 15 visiting the cinema at least once a month. If you're one of them you may want to start planning your visits now, so I've highlighted 12 upcoming films, one for each month, that make 2014 such an exciting year.

Film Meets 500 Years of British Art

Jane Burton | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jane Burton

Three great British directors Christopher Nolan, Mike Leigh and Ken Loach explore the relationship between filmmaking and painting for Tate's new video series. Find out which artist inspired The Joker's smeared make-up in The Dark Knight, how Turner's sketches are being brought to the big screen, and what the camera can learn from Hogarth...

Eat My Shorts

Mark Buchanan | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Mark Buchanan

Shorts are a brilliant way of finding your voice in the competitive world of film. The genre allows you to hone your skills and can function as a stepping stone in your career as a director, writer, cinematographer, or any of the other disciplines.

Caroline Frost

Cillian Murphy: 'I Won't Say I've Nailed The Accent' | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Inception' star Cillian Murphy reveals he’s a bit nervous about what the people of Birmingham will have to say about the Brummie accent he’ll be ...

A Wormhole of an Anticipation for Nolan's Interstellar

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 01.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Preetam Kaushik

Although the film is touted to have big Hollywood stars like Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Michael Caine and Topher Grace, the biggest star perhaps will be the imagination and the massive intellect of theoretical physicist, Kip Thorne.