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  1. First Look: Colin Firth Cast Adrift as Ill-Fated Amateur Sailor Donald Crowhurst in 'The Mercy'

    5:25 am 6/17/2016

    The high-profile StudioCanal/BBC Films project, directed by James Marsh and also starring Rachel Weisz, had previously been known as the 'Untitled Donald Crowhurst Film.'Read more

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  2. Family of 'Swallows and Amazons' Character Titty Is Angry Her Name Was Changed to "Tatty" in New BBC Film

    11:34 am 5/24/2016

    “I would absolutely wring someone’s neck if could only find out whose neck I could ring," says the niece of Titty Altounyan, the woman who inspired the character in Arthur Ransome's children's novel.Read more

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  3. BBC Films Teams With 'Empire of the Sun' Producer for 'Children of Willesden Lane' (Exclusive)

    1:00 am 3/30/2016

    The period drama, from producer Robert Shapiro, follows the real-life story of a young Austrian musician who fled to the U.K. before the outbreak of WWII. Read more

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  4. Berlin: Ken Loach Doc Finds U.K. Buyer, International Sales Agent in Dogwoof

    7:00 am 2/10/2016

    'Vs. The Life and Films of Ken Loach' will look at the iconic British director as he turns 80 and reflects over 50 years of filmmaking.Read more

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  5. Steve Coogan, John C. Reilly Board Laurel and Hardy Biopic

    3:32 am 1/18/2016

    Coogan's Oscar-nominated 'Philomena' co-writer has penned 'Stan & Ollie,' developed by BBC Films.Read more

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  6. AFM: Ray Winstone Enters Ring for British Boxing Drama

    5:10 am 10/27/2015

    The untitled project, backed by BBC Films and being sold by Independent, is the debut script from rising star (and former boxing champion) Johnny Harris.Read more

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  7. First Photo of 'Absolutely Fabulous' Movie Released as Filming Begins

    6:32 am 10/19/2015

    Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley are returning to the roles they made famous in the '90s TV series. Read more

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  8. London Film Festival: BBC Documentary Veteran Explains Why He Made 'My Scientology Movie'

    4:46 am 10/13/2015

    The BBC regular's first non-TV feature documentary is having its world premiere at the festival. Read more

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  9. Michelle Dockery Boards ‘The Lunchbox’ Director’s Next Feature

    1:10 am 8/7/2015

    'The Sense of an Ending' will also star Charlotte Rampling, Emily Mortimer and Jim Broadbent. Read more

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  10. Ricky Gervais' 'Office' Spinoff Film Nabbed by Open Road for U.S.

    8:29 am 6/23/2015

    A 2016 wide theatrical release is planned for the movie spinoff featuring Gervais' character from the BBC series 'The Office.'Read more

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