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Film Reviews : Slow West - The Third Man - The Overnight - Everly - Hippocrates

Clive Botting | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Clive Botting

John Maclean's feature length directorial debut Slow West is an imaginative, original trail of blood and black humour with breathtaking imagery and terrific performances

EL James Held A Twitter Q&A And It Was An Utter Disaster

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

What's your favourite colour? What do you do in your spare time? Who gave the weekend's top musical performance, Taylor or Kanye? These are the typ...

Charlotte Church's Voice Isn't Just for Singing

Ria Chatterjee | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Ria Chatterjee

If you get a bit seasick when you see a celebrity showing support for a humanitarian cause or being vocal about politics it's because your boring, staid, rigid boat has been rocked. Shame on your limited expectations, they need to embrace a healthy open-mindedness.

Emilia Clarke Has Made A Bold Prediction For Season 6 Of 'Game Of Thrones'

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

(This post contains Season 5 spoilers and speculation around Season 6.) Jon Snow is dead. Right? Well, that final Season 5 scene looked prett...

The Sequel That Eats Sequels: 'Jurassic World'

Chris Townsend | Posted 26.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Chris Townsend

Jurassic World is a film about films. More specifically, it is a film about film sequels, and the expectations an audience has of film sequels. It plays on these expectations subtly, and, I think, rather brilliantly. Let me explain.

The Wit of Will: Clown, Comedy, and the Ha-ha of Shakespeare

Ben Crystal | Posted 26.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Ben Crystal

Whether we're into Funny Ha-Ha or Funny Peculiar, there's an almost tangible resistance with Shakespeare's jesting, perhaps that has been genetically handed down from school, bad memories of bad jokes, badly told.

17 Times Nikki Grahame Has Been Amazing on 'Big Brother's Timewarp'

Sarah Powell | Posted 25.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Sarah Powell

I love her voice, her tantrums, and her use of words like "buxom" and "sharnt." I love how incensed, impassioned and over excited she gets about everything. I still quote her if it's too cold ("It's SOOO COOOLD") and it's impossible to ask "Who is she?" without breaking into the infamous Nikki diary room rant.

11 Of The Best UK Film Locations Captured In Beautiful Instagram Photos

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 25.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

Whether you dream of becoming a Quiddich champion or finding Mr Darcy, these stunning UK film locations will transport you into your favourite flick.....

Chuck Palahniuk Attempts To Turn 'Fight Club' Into A Kids' Book, Fails Miserably

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 24.06.2015 | UK Comedy

Chuck Palahniuk's classic novel 'Fight Club' isn't exactly child-friendly, so now he's made an effort to give young people the opportunity to enjoy hi...

Channing Tatum And Jimmy Fallon Perform Hilarious Kid-Friendly Versions Of 'Magic Mike'

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 24.06.2015 | UK Comedy

Channing Tatum has starred in a fair few child-friendly films, but Magic Mike is not one of them. So when the celebrity hunk appeared on 'The Tonight ...

Open City Documentary Festival: Observing the Grand Jury Winner

Carla Cretan | Posted 24.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Carla Cretan

The film brings a story with a potential fallout into stereotypical politics and subliminal NGOs slogans but it maintains the focus on human nature, behavioural character formation and education: if there is will, there is power.

The 'Bad Blood' Video Is So Weird Without The Music

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 24.06.2015 | UK Comedy

Amsterdam-based music agency House of Halo have made quite a name for themselves by removing the audio from famous music videos and adding in their ow...

21 People Who Took Too Much Booze To Glastonbury (Or Not Enough)

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 24.06.2015 | UK Comedy

It's June. There are some noticeable absences in your office. And the supermarket shelves are bereft of alcohol. Yup, it's Glastonbury... 1) He'...

Download Festival 2015: Sealed With a Kiss

Rebecca Hobbs | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Rebecca Hobbs

Saturday night headliners kicked off with Andrew W.K on Third. A packed crowd worked themselves into a frenzy before his arrival, like toddlers overdosing on Haribo. Inflatables appeared, chants of 'we want fun!' rang out.

Scientists Want Hollywood To Teach Your Kids

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Tech

Physicists are urging schools to use the movie Interstellar to teach students the science underlying general relative theory. Papers published in ...

Oscar-Winning 'Titanic' Composer, James Horner, Dies In Plane Crash

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

The two-time Oscar-winning film composer, James Horner, has been killed in a plane crash. The 61-year-old died on Monday when the aircraft he was p...

Will Someone Tell the TV Industry That Not All Northerners Are Gruff, Golden Hearted Diamonds?

Dale Lately | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Dale Lately

Now that I've grown up I'm glad to say I can see beyond such typecasting. I know now there are as many witty, cultured, erudite Northerners as gruff, gentle-hearted Southerners. But where's the TV to reflect it? Where are the Northern Alan Rickmans or Mr. Darcys?

Brothers, Forgotten Names and Stolen Chocolate: a Trip to Istanbul with Fink

Tim Thornton | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Tim Thornton

As I survey the place one last time to see if we've left anything crucial behind, I notice that all the bars of chocolate are still sitting, untouched, in the fridge. After a quick glance around, I shrug and stuff them into my bag. There you are, Fink touring party. I've confessed. It was me.

London's West End Live 2015

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

As great enthusiast for London's theatreland, West End Live is a treasure trove filled to the brim with amazing performances, exclusive theatre experiences and all-round good fun. I go every year to see the shows I love, shows I need tickets for and maybe find out a few I don't.

'Mr Holmes' - Review

Roger Crow | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

The tale of a grieving husband concerned about his wife is one of the plot threads woven into the fabric of the screenplay. However, the heart of it involves the relationship between Holmes, young Roger and his wary housekeeper mother.

'Celebrity Masterchef', Episode One

Gill Alexander | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Gill Alexander

Playing fast and loose with the sobriquet "celebrity", twenty new faces lined up to be shouted at by Gregg Wallace and John Torode, a duo known primarily for sitting in separate rooms and pretending to hold a conversation with each other.

Is Apple About to Teach Us the True Monetary Value of Music?

Chris Price | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Tech
Chris Price

Imagine Beats 1 radio reaches an audience of 10m. Does one play of Taylor Swift's 'Bad Blood' on Beats 1, heard by 10m people, generate the same revenue as 10m individual streams of the same song on Apple Music? What's the download equivalent? Just ask Taylor.

We Spent 20 Minutes Exercising Free Speech With South Park's Creators

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Tech

South Park's creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker are technically two of the most offensive people on the planet, and yet when you meet them in person ...

Paul Walker's Daughter Posts Beautifully Touching Father's Day Tribute

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

The internet was awash with Father's Day tributes on Sunday but one in particular stood out as being especially poignant. Meadow, daughter of the ...

Taylor Swift Just Beat Down The World's Largest Tech Company

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Tech

Apple has agreed to pay all its artists during the three month free trial of Apple Music following a backlash from artists including Taylor Swift. ...