Tag: uk

Now Streaming: THE ENGLISH and MAMMALS, Bloody Twists and Clever Turns

Emily Blunt and James Corden, respectively, star in new British series debuting on Prime Video. Plus: 'The Curse' slyly captivates on BritBox, while 'Mythic Quest' finds new ways to adventure on Apple TV+.

Now Streaming: KAREN PIRIE, Cold Case Heats Up

Lauren Lyle stars in a quickly absorbing mystery series, created and written by Emer Kenny and directed by Gareth Bryn, now streaming on BritBox.

Review: RAILWAY CHILDREN, Heroes Needed. All Ages May Apply.

Beau Gadsdon, Austin Haynes, Kenneth Aikens, Jenny Agutter, John Bradley and Tom Courtenay star in a new adaptation of a venerable tale.

Review: BURIAL, Dead Men Do, In Fact, Tell Tales

Tom Felton, Harriet Walter and Charlotte Vega star in a thriller, directed by Ben Parker.

THE STORY OF FILM: A NEW GENERATION Trailer Mesmerizes

Born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Mark Cousins has traveled the world in pursuit of his artistic visions. I believe The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2011) is the only complete work of his that I've seen, but what an ambitious,...

THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RINGS OF POWER Trailer: If You Must

Are you one of them? Some of my best friends adore The Lord of the Rings -- the books, the movies, the comics (were there comics?), the prequels, the spin-offs -- and I am certain that many readers are also...

Review: THE THIEF, HIS WIFE, AND THE CANOE, Baffling, Infuriating, Unbelievable

Monica Dolan and Eddie Marsan star in the true story of a fake death and its multitude of devastating consequences, streaming on BritBox.

Now Streaming: REEL BRITTANIA, What Is British Cinema?

Jon Spira's documentary series is instantly absorbing and addictive. Now streaming on BritBox.

Review: SHE WILL, More Than a Revenge Horror Fable

She did. That is, Charlotte Colbert did.   She’s one of a few first-time directors who turned in great movies at Fantastic Fest in 2021. What seemed like it may be a grim and broody revenge horror fable becomes… something...

Now Streaming: CHLOE, With Grieving Friends Like These

Erin Doherty, Billy Howle and Pippa Bennett-Warner star in a seductive mystery series, created by Alice Seabright, and now streaming on Prime Video.

Review: FLUX GOURMET, Absurd and Hilarious Culinary Adventures

British director Peter Strickland evokes his chamber sonic horror Berberian Sound Studio in his latest work. Flux Gourmet pushes the envelope further into an absurdist direction, marking his most hilarious venture so far. After his Giallo homage in Berberian Sound Studio, Strickland...

Now Streaming: THE BARKING MURDERS, Justice Delayed, Lives Lost, Families Torn

Sheridan Smith and Stephen Merchant star in a chilling detective story, told from the perspective of the victims, now on BritBox.

Celebrating David Cronenberg: The Last Decade

From 'A Dangerous Method' to 'Cosmopolis' to 'Maps to the Stars.'

Celebrating David Cronenberg: A New Century

From 'Spider' to 'A History of Violence' to 'Eastern Promises.'

Now Streaming: THE RESPONDER, Sweating Bullets

Martin Freeman and Adelayo Adedayo star in an intense crime-drama series, debuting on BritBox Canada.

Now Streaming: THE ESSEX SERPENT, Slithering Into Suspicion

Clare Danes and Tom Hiddleston lead an investigation into fear and mistrust, debuting globally on Apple TV+.

Review: THE TIME TRAVELER'S WIFE, Love Will Tear Us Apart

Rose Leslie and Theo James star in a beguiling new series from Steven Moffat ('Dr. Who').

Now Streaming: A VERY BRITISH SCANDAL, Steamy to Sordid to Scandal

Clare Foy and Paul Bettany star in a torrid romance that curdles into something shocking to England in the early 1960s, debuting on Prime Video.

Now Streaming: WHY DIDN'T THEY ASK EVANS?, Final Words Spur a Delightful Mystery

Hugh Laurie adapts and directs Agatha Christie's mystery story, starring Will Poulter and Lucy Boynton, now streaming on BritBox.