Wuthering Heights

Man Sings Kate Bush's 'Wuthering Heights' In The Original Key

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy

For a woman to sing 'Wuthering Heights' in its original key is impressive enough. But a fella? Even more impressive, we're sure you'll agree. "K...

On Books and a Giant of a Man, Nelson Mandela

Samantha van Dalen | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Samantha van Dalen

On books As I get older, I tend to read very old books. Centuries old. Modern writing has become something of a mystery to me and I eschew best seller...

Happy Birthday, Kate Bush!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Noticing that today sees the 55th birthday of Kate Bush seemed as good an excuse as any to celebrate one of country's most revered, distinctive, authe...

Universally Challenged - How Can University Challenge Students Not Recognise The Voice Of Kate Bush?

Hilary Robinson | Posted 14.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Hilary Robinson

How can the cream of the student crop deal with the complexities of quantum physics or the inner mechanics of Chaucer yet seem to be ignorant of some of the most brilliant contributions made to contemporary culture? How can anyone not recognise the voice of Kate Bush?

Why Erotic Makeovers for the Classics Are 50 Shades Too Far

Sam Parker | Posted 16.09.2012 | Home
Sam Parker

Have you had a ride on the 50 Shades Of Grey bandwagon yet? Or is it a gravy train? It's hard to tell - the seats are all swings and the seatbelts are handcuffs. I'd ask the driver, but he's been told to keep zip.

50 Shades of Grey: A Truly Tragic Heroine

Sian S. Rathore | Posted 10.09.2012 | Home
Sian S. Rathore

A couple of weeks ago, I did not know what 50 Shades of Grey even was. I'd heard it was soft porn for women, with an unlikely romance at its centre, written around the framework of what was originally Twilight fan fiction.

Female Writers Who Had To Hide Their Gender

The Huffington Post UK | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 17.04.2012 | Home

The Orange Prize shortlist has been announced - the only annual book prize in the UK that focuses solely on rewarding female authors. Some might fe...

Forget 'Trainspotting' - The 10 Book Prequels We Really Want To Read

The Huffington Post UK | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 12.04.2012 | Home

If you're a bookworm, chances are you've spent days or weeks falling in love with a novel, only to wind up wishing you could know what happens next. B...

Campaigners Bid To Save Bronte Sisters Moors From Windfarm

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.04.2012 | UK

Campaigners against a plan to build giant wind turbines on moors associated with the Bronte sisters are making a final attempt to convince councillors...

Arrest Warrant Out For Film Star Accused Of Racial Abuse

PA | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK

An arrest warrant was issued today after a film star who racially abused his ex-girlfriend failed to turn up in court. James Howson, 24, who starre...

Actor Who Racially Abused Ex-Girlfriend Sectioned

PA | Posted 27.02.2012 | UK

The sentencing of a film star who racially abused his ex-girlfriend has been adjourned after he was sectioned under the Mental Health Act, his solicit...

Actor To Be Sentenced For Racially Abusing Pregnant Girlfriend

PA | Posted 27.02.2012 | UK

The star of a recent film adaptation of Wuthering Heights will be sentenced today for racially abusing his ex-girlfriend. James Howson, 24, pleaded...

Why I Love Twilight

Lauren Davidson | Posted 18.01.2012 | UK Entertainment
Lauren Davidson

Many feel the opposite, which is fair - each to their own. But why is there this need to mock and ridicule those who love it? People scorn the saga for being about vampires and werewolves (and therefore unrealistic), for being lovey-dovey (and therefore unrealistic) and for promoting a worldview through the eyes of a female (and therefore unrealistic).

RoboCop?

Posted 26.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Michael Fassbender could make a great RoboCop, the reboot's director has revealed. Jose Padilha apparently said the in-demand ...

Kate Bush Like A Bus - Nothing For Years, And Then...

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

When is a Bush like a bus? When you wait for years for the elusive creature to give another tantalising taste of her unique sound. Then, just when you...

Beware the Bonnets: The Blighted Brontes are the Next Big Thing in Cinema

Emma Jones | Posted 08.11.2011 | UK Entertainment
Emma Jones

An alcoholic and opium addict, a social recluse and all dead by the age of 40. You get the feeling that the troubled Brontes should have lived in Albert Square. Yet there isn't a literary family anywhere to equal the combined genius of Charlotte, Emily and Anne...

PHOTOS: The Big Stars Of London Film Festival 2011 Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | James Howell | Posted 07.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Madonna's latest directorial outing and George Clooney's new movie are to receive UK premieres at the BFI London Film Festival (L...

PHOTOS 'Wuthering Heights' Premieres At Venice

Posted 07.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A film adaptation of Wuthering Heights starring a black actor as Heathcliff has been unveiled at the Venice Film Festival. The...

Who's That Girl? Two Glam Looks From Kaya Scodelario In Venice

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 07.11.2011 | UK Style

Chances are, you might recognise actress Kaya Scodelario from her role as teenage tearaway Effy in Skins - but if it's not a name you're familiar with...

The British are Coming: The UK Takes Over the Venice Film Festival

Emma Jones | Posted 06.11.2011 | UK Entertainment
Emma Jones

Our summer riots may be a source of national shame. Likewise, our summer weather. But at least British films are cause for riotous celebrations and thunderous applause at the Venice Film Festival.