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Silence Arrives on Digital and Blu-Ray This March

1 hour ago | Cinelinx | See recent Cinelinx news »

Martin Scorcese's powerful religious film, following the Catholic church's mission to instill Christianity in Fuedal Japan, Silence is coming out this March!  Come inside to find out how you can get your hands on it early.

One of the biggest snubs of this year's Academy Awards, Silence, is making its way to digital and blu-ray, merely 3 months after being on the big screen.  The Martin Scorsese religious feature, starring Andrew GarfieldAdam Driver, and Liam Neeson will arrive on Blu-Ray on March 28th, but for audiences who can't wait that long the Digital HD version will be available March 14th.

Understandably, there aren't many added features for the Blu-Ray/Digital copy of Silence.  If you haven't seen the movie, there really isn't much of a need for an alternate ending, deleted scenes, bloopers, or anything of the sort.  Instead, the only new content will stem from a »

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The Best Of The Best – The Greatest Directors and the film which made them great Part 1

9 hours ago | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

Author: Dave Roper

The Directors, The Auteurs, the Commanders of the Ship, Masters of All They Survey. Too much credit is undoubtedly given to them (film is as collaborative an artistic medium as any), but at the same time they still exert incomparable influence over the end product. We’ve recently looked at writers, with whom all films originate, then to the actors, and now we turn to the greatest directors and all they do to hold the infernal enterprise together.

We can only speculate on what might have been, had Charles Laughton followed up on the unbelievable promise of his debut Night of the Hunter. But he never directed again and so is regrettably out of the running. But hopefully there remains a little something for everyone below and of course the intention is to stimulate debate so by all means add a comment for any glaring omissions.

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- Dave Roper

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'Taken': TV Review

21 February 2017 6:00 AM, PST | The Hollywood Reporter - TV News | See recent The Hollywood Reporter - TV News news »

The pointlessness of TV shows mining brand names reaches something of a nadir with NBC's Taken, which manages simultaneously to deliver nothing relating to the hit Liam Neeson movie franchise, while also becoming a completely different show after its Feb. 27 premiere episode. It's a rare double bait-and-switch that certainly doesn't benefit the average and forgettable show that Taken subsequently becomes

To get this out of the way up front: Taken is not a very good movie. It's a brutally efficient delivery mechanism for Neeson to growl and kill an astounding number of foreign nationals in only 90 minutes. The »

- Daniel Fienberg

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First Photos from Set of Love Actually Mini-Sequel Show Liam Neeson’s Sweet Reunion with His Onscreen Family

16 February 2017 6:50 PM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Love is in the air!

Liam Neeson, Thomas Brodie-Sangster and Olivia Olson were spotted Thursday on the set of Red Nose Day Actually, a short-film follow up to the hit 2003 romantic comedy Love Actually in honor of Red Nose Day in the U.K. Filming outside the Tate Gallery in London, the former cast-mates looked thrilled to be reunited, and were spotted hugging each other in excitement.

Filming outside the Tate Gallery in London, the former cast-mates looked thrilled to be reunited and were spotted hugging each other in excitement.

For those who don’t remember, Neeson played Brodie-Sangster’s »

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Get Your First Look at the Love Actually Reunion for Their Special Red Nose Day Mini-Movie

16 February 2017 10:35 AM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

What better way to celebrate #ThrowbackThursday than with a reunion of the stars from one of our favorite Christmas flicks?! That's right! The cast of Love Actually reunited this week as they began filming their Red Nose Day mini-movie. In case you missed it, the film's director Richard Curtis is bringing them together to create a film in promotion of the special day, which takes place in late March and seeks to raise awareness about children living in poverty and injustice. So far, Liam Neeson, Thomas Brodie-Sangster and Olivia Olson have started shooting for the film. As you may recall, Neeson played Brodie-Sangster's step-father in the film, while Olson played »

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Liam Neeson Reunites With Onscreen Son Thomas Brodie-Sangster for 'Love Actually' Mini Sequel -- See the Pics!

16 February 2017 9:48 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Filming is already underway for the Love Actually mini sequel!

Et reported on Wednesday that Richard Curtis, director of the 2003 romantic comedy and co-founder of U.K. charity Comic Relief, was getting the beloved cast back together and filming a short sequel for the fundraiser's Red Nose Day on March 24. And it seems the production team isn't wasting any time, as they started filming the 10-minute movie just one day after the exciting news was announced.

Watch: 'Love Actually' Writer Finally Reveals What Happened Between Emma Thompson and Alan Rickman's Characters

Liam Neeson was spotted on the London-based set on Thursday, reprising his role as widowed father Daniel with Thomas Brodie-Sangster, now 26, who played his onscreen son, Sam.

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Nearly 14 years after the film's release, Brodie-Sangster has clearly grown up (check out that stache!) while Neeson appears as if he hasn't aged a bit.

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British broadcaster Emma Freud, who announced »

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These Love Actually Sequel Photos Reveal 2 Major Reunions!

16 February 2017 9:00 AM, PST | POPSUGAR | See recent BuzzSugar news »

Christmas came really early this month when news broke that a mini Love Actually reunion is happening. The classic holiday movie, which has spawned a loyal and dedicated fan base (and some haters) since its 2003 release, is getting a 10-minute-long short film in honor of Comic Relief's Red Nose Day telethon. The short will check in with the film's beloved characters 14 years after the events of the first movie, and on Thursday, we got the first sneak peek at what's to come. A few of the film's original cast members, Liam Neeson (Daniel), Thomas Brodie-Sangster (Sam), and Olivia Olson (Joanna), were spotting filming a few scenes in London. If you need a small refresher, Neeson played a man who recently lost his wife and was suddenly the sole caretaker of her young son, Sam. While he initially thought Sam's withdrawn behavior was due to his mother's death, it was actually »

- Caitlin Hacker

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'Love Actually' is Getting a Mini Sequel for a Good Cause

15 February 2017 8:45 PM, PST | Movies.com | See recent Movies.com news »

You probably never expected there to be a sequel to Love Actually, the 2003 ensemble holiday favorite from writer/director Richard Curtis, and technically there likely never will be one officially. However, Curtis and much of the cast is reuniting for a special follow-up short that will update us on where many of the characters have ended up. The mini sequel is happening in support of Comic Relief and Red Nose Day, the biennial British televised fundraising event to provide aid in Ethiopia. The Comic Relief charity was actually founded in 1986 by Curtis, who was then a TV writer.  Titled Red Nose Day Actually, the short will feature original cast members Hugh Grant, Keira Knightley, Colin Firth, Liam Neeson, Bill Nighy, Rowan Atkinson, Martine McCutcheon...

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‘Love Actually’ Sequel: Cast and Director to Reunite for Short Film

15 February 2017 1:46 PM, PST | Indiewire Television | See recent Indiewire Television news »

Great news for “Love Actually” fans: A reunion of Richard Curtis’ 2003 Christmas classic is actually in the works. The director and some of the cast have reunited to work on a short film to sponsor the annual Red Nose Day via Comic Relief, a charity funded by Curtis in 1985 alongside actor/comedian Lenny Henry.

Read More: ‘The Fits’ Director Anna Rose Holmer Creates Beautiful ‘Moonlight’-Inspired Short Film 

“Over the years I’ve enjoyed doing Red Nose Day specials of TV things I’ve worked on — ‘Blackadder,’ ‘The Vicar of Dibley’ and ‘Mr Bean,'” Curtis said in a statement. “It seemed like a fun idea this year to do a special sketch based on one of my films, since Red Nose Day is now in both the U.K. and America.”

Titled “Red Nose Day Actually,” the 10-minute short film will revisit the film’s characters to discover what »

- Yoselin Acevedo

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‘Love Actually’ Sequel: Cast and Director to Reunite for Short Film

15 February 2017 1:46 PM, PST | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Great news for “Love Actually” fans: A reunion of Richard Curtis’ 2003 Christmas classic is actually in the works. The director and some of the cast have reunited to work on a short film to sponsor the annual Red Nose Day via Comic Relief, a charity funded by Curtis in 1985 alongside actor/comedian Lenny Henry.

Read More: ‘The Fits’ Director Anna Rose Holmer Creates Beautiful ‘Moonlight’-Inspired Short Film 

“Over the years I’ve enjoyed doing Red Nose Day specials of TV things I’ve worked on — ‘Blackadder,’ ‘The Vicar of Dibley’ and ‘Mr Bean,'” Curtis said in a statement. “It seemed like a fun idea this year to do a special sketch based on one of my films, since Red Nose Day is now in both the U.K. and America.”

Titled “Red Nose Day Actually,” the 10-minute short film will revisit the film’s characters to discover what »

- Yoselin Acevedo

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Liam Neeson, Hugh Grant, Keira Knightley, Colin Firth And More ‘Love Actually’ Stars To Reunite For Charity Special

15 February 2017 12:07 PM, PST | ET Canada | See recent ET Canada news »

Love is all around as the cast of the 2003 holiday romance, “Love Actually”, is set to reunite next month for charity. Confirmed to participate in the Red Nose Day special are Liam Neeson, Keira Knightley, Colin Firth, Hugh Grant, Bill Nighy, Andrew Lincoln, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Martine McCutcheon, Lucia Moniz, Rowan Atkinson, Marcus Brigstocke and Olivia […] »

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'Love Actually' Cast to Reunite and Film a Mini Sequel for Charity

15 February 2017 11:35 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

It's hard to believe it's been nearly 14 years since Love Actually first premiered in theaters, but now, the cast is finally reuniting -- for a good cause!

Richard Curtis, director of the 2003 romantic comedy and co-founder of U.K. charity Comic Relief, is getting the beloved cast back together for the fundraiser's Red Nose Day next month, British broadcaster Emma Freud announced via Twitter on Wednesday.

Watch: 'Love Actually' Writer Finally Reveals What Happened Between Emma Thompson and Alan Rickman's Characters

And get this -- they're even filming a mini sequel! Liam Neeson, Colin Firth, Hugh Grant, Rowan Atkinson, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Martine McCutcheon, Keira Knightley, Andrew Lincoln, Lucia Moniz, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Bill Nighy, Marcus Brigstocke and Olivia Olson will all be a part of the project, which will revisit the lives of their characters.

"I would never have dreamt of writing a sequel to Love Actually, but I thought it might be fun to »

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Love Actually follow-up for Comic Relief

15 February 2017 11:17 AM, PST | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

David Crow Feb 16, 2017

The cast of Love Actually are coming back together for this year's Red Nose Day, to find out just what happened next...

Valentine’s Day may be over, but as it turns out, love, actually, is all around. For the Love Actually cast is reuniting for a tongue-in-cheek, comedy short film for Comic Relief.

The reunion short will be titled Red Nose Day Actually. Richard Curtis, who co-wrote and directed the Love Actually film, as well as his co-writer Emma Freud, will be penning the short. And Comic Relief has already confirmed that Hugh Grant, Colin Firth, Keira Knightley, Liam Neeson, Bill Nighy, Andrew Lincoln, Lucia Moniz, Martine McCutcheon, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Olivia Olson, Marcus Brigstocke and Rowan Atkinson will appear in the picture.

In a statement, Richard Curtis said, “I would never have dreamt of writing a sequel to Love Actually, but I thought it might be »

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Stephen Colbert (and Kids) Wrote a Movie Starring Idina Menzel and Andrew Garfield

15 February 2017 10:40 AM, PST | POPSUGAR | See recent BuzzSugar news »

On Wednesday, Stephen Colbert pointed out a hilarious fact about that Monster Trucks movie that hit theaters in January: it was written with the help of (or at least inspired by an idea from) a 4-year-old. Naturally, the late-night host decided that he, too, could make a movie with the help of kids. This time, though, he enlisted a whole squad of little ones. The result is a "film" called Teenage War. It stars Idina Menzel and Andrew Garfield (with a few hilarious cameos to boot), and yes, there's a brilliant trailer in the video above. Related:Andrew Garfield Reenacts His Ryan Reynolds Golden Globes Kiss With Stephen ColbertStephen Colbert Is Hosting the 2017 Emmys!Liam Neeson Takes On His Most Intense, Terrifying Role Yet: Santa Claus »

- Ryan Roschke

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Brace Yourself, Because a Mini Sequel to Love Actually Is on the Way

15 February 2017 10:20 AM, PST | POPSUGAR | See recent BuzzSugar news »

Since premiering in 2003, Love Actually has spawned a loyal and dedicated fanbase (as well as quite a few haters), who should probably sit down before reading any further because it's getting a sequel! Well, sort of. The ensemble rom-com's director, Richard Curtis, has penned a 10-minute-long short film in honor of Comic Relief's Red Nose Day telethon that will check in with the film's beloved characters 14 years after the events of the first movie. The short, titled Red Nose Day Actually, boasts not only Curtis, but also much of the original cast: Andrew Lincoln, Hugh Grant, Martine McCutcheon, Keira Knightley, Liam Neeson, Colin Firth, Bill Nighy, and more. "Over the years I've enjoyed doing Red Nose Day specials of TV things I've worked on - Blackadder, The Vicar of Dibley and Mr. Bean," Curtis said. "It seemed like a fun idea this year to do a special sketch based one of my films, »

- Quinn Keaney

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Love Actually Cast Reunion Planned for Red Nose Day

15 February 2017 9:51 AM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Writer-director Richard Curtis and the cast of his beloved holiday film Love Actually are coming together again for Red Nose Day Actually, a short film that will air as part of Comic Relief's Red Nose Day Special May 25 on NBC and March 24's Red Nose Day in the U.K. on BBC1. From an original script by Curtis, the short film revisits the characters of the 2003 film Love Actually to discover what they're up to in 2017. Here's what Richard Curtis had to say about this new short film in a statement.

"Over the years I've enjoyed doing Red Nose Day specials of TV things I've worked on, Blackadder, The Vicar of Dibley and Mr Bean. It seemed like a fun idea this year to do a special sketch based one of my films, since Red Nose Day is now in both the UK and America. I would never have dreamt »

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'Love Actually' Cast to Reunite for Red Nose Day Special

15 February 2017 9:02 AM, PST | Rollingstone.com | See recent Rolling Stone news »

The majority of the Love Actually cast will reunite in a short, quasi-sequel set to premiere for Red Nose Day in March.

Liam Neeson, Keira Knightley, Hugh Grant, Colin Firth, Andrew Lincoln and Bill Nighy are among those from the cast of the 2003 rom-com that will appear. The reunion was organized by Love Actually director Richard Curtis, one of the co-creators of Comic Relief and the annual Red Nose Day, which aims to raise funds and awareness to end child poverty.

"I would never have dreamt of writing a sequel to Love Actually, »

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Cast Of ‘Love Actually’ Reuniting For Followup Next Month

15 February 2017 8:56 AM, PST | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

Each year around Christmas, the thinkpiece industry goes into overdrive, with numerous pieces about popular rom-com “Love Actually” and how much it actually sucks. And yet, despite a very concerted effort by many to point out what’s “wrong” with the movie, or point out its overrated, it remains a favorite for many, and fans have a big surprise coming next month.

The entire cast — Hugh Grant, Martine McCutcheon, Keira Knightley, Andrew Lincoln, Colin Firth, Lucia Moniz, Liam Neeson, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Olivia Olson, Bill Nighy, Marcus Brigstocke, and Rowan Atkinson — are getting together for a 10-minute sketch that will air as part of this spring’s “Red Nose Day.” And writer/director Richard Curtis is back as well, with the segment updating everyone on where the characters find themselves fourteen years later.

Continue reading Cast Of ‘Love Actually’ Reuniting For Followup Next Month at The Playlist. »

- Kevin Jagernauth

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Love Actually cast to reunite for Red Nose Day – First Images

15 February 2017 8:51 AM, PST | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

Author: Zehra Phelan

Comic Relief has come over all nostalgic for its next Red Nose Day as it jumps in a time machine and travels back to 2003 for a brand new film, Red Nose Day Actually – which started production today – which sees the original cast of Love Actually reuniting for a few (ageing) giggles in aid of a good cause.

Related: Richard Curtis BAFTA Guru Screenwriting Video

The short film, which is taken from an original script by Writer and Director Richard Curtis, has original cast members Hugh Grant, Martine McCutcheon, Keira Knightley, Andrew Lincoln, Colin Firth, Lucia Moniz, Liam Neeson, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Olivia Olson, Bill Nighy, Marcus Brigstocke, and Rowan Atkinson all reprising their original roles. Delving back into the lives of our much-loved characters, 14 years later, for a glimpse of where they are now.

We can only hope Hugh and Martine are still together with Hugh still sticking it to the Americans, »

- Zehra Phelan

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It looks like a Love Actually sequel is on the way…

15 February 2017 8:32 AM, PST | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Love Actually sequel coming for Red Nose Day 2017.

The Love Actually sequel will air on BBC One on March 24th.

Love Actually sequel is definitely happening, actually.

A Love Actually sequel is happening. Kinda. We’ve just received an official release that states that the original film’s cast, who have all gone on to dominate the acting world globally, will be back for a Comic Relief special later this year.

Us right now:

Hugh Grant, Keira Knightley, Colin Firth, Liam Neeson, Bill Nighy, Andrew Lincoln and Rowan Atkinson are amongst othe riginal Love Actually cast reuniting for the Comic Relief film. The short film is called Red Nose Day Actually, and will be shown as part of Red Nose Day 2017, Friday 24th March on BBC One.

Richard Curtis said, “Over the years I’ve enjoyed doing Red Nose Day specials of TV things I’ve worked on – “Blackadder”, “The Vicar of Dibley »

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