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Introducing... A Culture of Kindness in TV and Film

Caroline Frost | Posted 17.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Caroline Frost

Does TV and film influence us more than we realise? Probably. Are our brains being shaped by the violence, sex and nastiness we see on a daily basis? Most possibly. Is there a way we can stand up and shout when we see positive, surprising, heartwarming stuff on the screen as an antidote to all of the above? Yes, there is! Read on, and prepare to join in from the comfort of your favourite armchair.

EXCLUSIVE: What Gave Dame Judi The Giggles?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Philomena' has captured hearts across the world since Steve Coogan brought to the screen the story of journalist Martin Sixsmith and the Irish lady h...

Judi Dench Doppelganger Fools Fans At The Oscars

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Despite being nominated for an Oscar, Dame Judi Dench wasn't actually at this year's ceremony, although many people thought she'd had a change of hear...

OSCARS 2014: What's Going To Win Best Film?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Oscars are coming! The little gold statuettes are being polished as we speak, ready to be handed out on Sunday evening in Los Angeles. Each day...

The Power of Popular History

Alex Davis | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Alex Davis

Though examples of popular history range from magazines such as History Today right through to the work of the National Trust, it is the film industry that has recently encapsulated the imaginations of thousands of ordinary people.

OSCARS 2014: '12 Years A Slave', 'Philomena' Lead British Hopes

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

'12 Years A Slave' goes into this year's Oscars as the hot favourite for collective gold, scooping nominations in several of the leading categories, a...

WATCH: Steve Coogan Tells John Stewart What He Thinks Of 'Philomena's Critics

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

It's been a busy couple of days for Steve Coogan. Only yesterday, he was in Beverly Hills toasting the real Philomena Lee, the inspiration behind his ...

Caroline Frost

The Thing That Steve Coogan Is Surprisingly Bored Of...

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

It's been a good day for Steve Coogan, as he wakes up in New York to the news that his labour of love, 'Philomena', has been nominated for four big BA...

BAFTA Awards 2014: Complete List Of Nominations

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

The EE British Academy Film Awards will take place on Sunday 16 February 2014 and will be held for the eighth year running at the Royal Opera House, C...

BAFTA Awards 2014: 'Philomena' Leads British Hopes, But No Idris!

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Philomena', '12 Years A Slave' and 'American Hustle' lead BAFTA Award hopes, following the nominations announced this morning. The Best Film will...

The Best Films of 2013

Roger Crow | Posted 01.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

From tales of protagonists desperate to stay airborne to those determined to land, I laughed, cried and tried to ignore illuminated mobiles as cinemagoers checked their texts. Enough preamble. Here's my pick of the 30 best films of the year.

Caroline Frost

Steve Coogan's 'Effort To Do Something Sincere'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan says of his film 'Philomena', that he wanted to say something "sincere and uncynical". The Alan Partridge star has been Golden Globe-...

Press 'Acting Like A Recalcitrant Teenager' Says Coogan

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan is continuing his crusade against the British press, telling a radio show host, "they're behaving like a recalcitrant teenager." The s...

EXCLUSIVE: Behind The Scenes Of 'Philomena' With Coogan And Dench

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

In 2009, former journalist Martin Sixsmith wrote 'The Lost Child of Philomena Lee' - a heartrending tale of the forcible separation of mother and chil...