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BAFTA Awards Nominations: Nominees, Industry Figures React

Timothy Spall's snub is the main focus of debate on social media

‘Mr. Turner’: What the Critics Are Saying

Timothy Spall portrays British landscape painter J.M.W. Turner in Mike Leigh's buzzy biopic

In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,’ ‘Annie’ and More

Also see what THR's critics are saying about the Ben Stiller family film 'Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb' and biopic 'Mr. Turner'

Polish ‘Ida’ Wins Big at European Film Awards

Timothy Spall and Marion Cotillard won the acting awards for 'Mr. Turner' and 'Two Days, One Night'

Oscars: 39 Screenplays That Matter

It's all about the story as this season's contenders range from the Coen brothers' World War II POW biopic ('Unbroken') to not one but two sets of writers turning to the world's best-selling book, the Bible, for their inspiration

Benedict Cumberbatch, Channing Tatum and Actor A-List on Hollywood Fame, Embarrassing Moments and Stage Poop

In THR's annual actor roundtable, this season's six top awards contenders — including Ethan Hawke, Michael Keaton, Eddie Redmayne and Timothy Spall — open up about why a Hollywood film is preferable to a classical theater role ("Stick Polonius straight up your arse"), flunking out of college and how a meeting with Stephen Hawking turned into the equivalent of a 'Saturday Night Live' skit

Cinematography Roundtable: Roger Deakins and 5 Other Top DPs on Angelina Jolie’s Directing Style, Shooting Through Hurricanes and Film vs. Digital

The visionaries behind some of the year's most visually striking movies — 'Unbroken,' 'Into the Woods,' 'Gone Girl,' 'The Theory of Everything,' 'Noah' and 'Mr. Turner' — open up about everything from how to develop a relationship with a director to high-dynamic-range technologies

‘Boyhood’ Named Best Picture by New York Film Critics Circle

The film also won best director for Richard Linklater and best supporting actress for Patricia Arquette

‘Mr. Turner’: Cannes Review

Four-time Cannes competition vet Mike Leigh returns to the fest with a biopic about British painter J.M.W. Turner, starring Timothy Spall.