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    Fionn Whitehead Joins Helen Mirren, Jim Broadbent in Roger Michell’s ‘The Duke’

    “Dunkirk” star Fionn Whitehead has joined the cast of “The Duke,” a heist feature which will also star Academy Award winners Helen Mirren and Jim Broadbent.  The film will be directed by Roger Michell, who previously directed “Notting Hill,” “Venus,” “My Cousin Rachel” and the TIFF-premiering film, “Blackbird.” “The Duke” is written by Richard Bean […] More

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    IFC Films Acquires ‘Black 47’ from Director Lance Daly, Heading to TIFF

    Irish period dramas have often found themselves relevant to the larger film community. “In the Name of the Father” drew considerable praise from critics and earned Pete Postlewaite his only Oscar nomination. It also earned Daniel Day-Lewis and Emma Thompson Oscar nominations as well. “The Wind That Shakes the Barley” won the Palme d’Or at Cannes in 2006. Now, IFC […] More

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    Film Review: ‘Paddington 2’ Proves To Be Endlessly Delightful

    “If we’re kind and polite the world will be right.” The advice Paddington’s Aunt Lucy gives him resonates throughout this delightful film. On the surface, “Paddington 2” appears to be another kids movie stuffed with slapstick humor and an obvious message. However, this shortchanges the film greatly. Much like the titular bear, the film is […] More