Schindlers List

80,000 People Want 'British Schindler' Sir Nicholas Winton To Have Stamp Made In His Memory

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 06.08.2015 | UK

A petition for the Royal Mail to issue a stamp in honour of Sir Nicholas Winton has reached over 80,000 signatures. Winton, dubbed Britain's Oskar...

VOTE: What's The UK's Greatest Ever War Film?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Channel 5 are broadcasting one of those 'all time top 10' countdown shows tonight and, this time, it's the classical genre of the 'war film' that's be...

Book Review - A Country Too Far

Lucy Popescu | Posted 12.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lucy Popescu

A Country Too Far, co-edited by Rosie Scott and Tom Keneally, is a timely attempt to set the record straight about asylum seekers in Australia, to counter the negative media propaganda and to protest at the government's treatment of them.

Perlasca - The Audacious Actions Of 'The Italian Schindler'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

Schindler's List was unprecedented in showing a fresh generation of film-goers how the Second World War brought forth both a capacity for evil, but al...

Caroline Frost

Walking In Schindler's Footsteps Around Auschwitz And Krakow... | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

As Holocaust survivors and their relatives gather on Tuesday to mark the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, it's worth remembering again...

Thomas Keneally: 'What's a Bloke Got to Do to Get Sent to the Tower These Days?'

Etan Smallman | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Etan Smallman

Thomas Keneally is still puzzled by the fervent way in which he is embraced by British readers and critics.

The Impossible or the Abhorrent?

Lauren Fraser | Posted 12.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Lauren Fraser

Perhaps I'm biased. I was too close to the situation, too familiar with the suffering, too aware of the impact. Because of this, the idea of two overpaid A-listers profiting from such a tragedy leaves a bitter taste in my life.

Spielberg's Tribute to Lincoln: The Iconic Filmmaker Loves Larger Than Life Themes

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 09.01.2013 | UK Entertainment
Preetam Kaushik

A six-year-old boy on his first visit to the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC, could not muster the courage to look at the face of the giant-sized statue of the man who abolished slavery in America. Steven Spielberg's gaze stopped at the hands of Abraham Lincoln. He was quite shaken by the experience.

John Williams Comes to London Thanks to RPO

Ben Falk | Posted 12.12.2012 | Home
Ben Falk

The RPO are a brilliant ensemble and the thought of hearing the Superman fanfare emanating from their brass section is tantalising. It's always been an annoyance to me that movie scores aren't accorded the same respect as "traditional" classical music.

WATCH: This Kind Of Film Could Disappear...

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Amidst the continuing debate on copyright infringement and the whys and wherefores of illegal downloading, The Industry Trust are getting ever more im...

Caroline Frost

Why Make Another Dragon Tattoo? The Screenwriter Explains... | Caroline Frost | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

"He operates by the rules and she operates by her own code of what's right and wrong. I don't think that makes her vengeful, it makes her a realist in...

Monsters - a Poetry Blog About Europe

Tim Cumming | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Tim Cumming

It's possible that poems are unusual as a blog entry, though to my mind they are the most vivid and impactful form of communication in the slippery un...

How soon is too soon for reality to become entertainment?

Amanda Keats | Posted 09.11.2011 | UK
Amanda Keats

Films are often taking ideas from real life. There are biopics, films based on non-fiction books, true stories (normally about a person who overcame s...