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Watch Eddie Redmayne in new The Theory of Everything trailer

3 hours ago | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

A new trailer for The Theory of Everything has been released.

Eddie Redmayne leads the cast of the biopic as physicist Stephen Hawking, while Felicity Jones plays his first wife Jane Wilde, who he fell in love with while studying at Cambridge in the 1960s.

The film was inspired by Wilde's memoir Travelling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen and follows the couple as she struggles to care for her husband, who eventually leaves her for his nurse.

Emily Watson, David Thewlis and Charlie Cox feature in the supporting cast for the drama.

The Theory of Everything is due for release on November 7 in the Us and January 1, 2015 in the UK.

The first trailer for the film was revealed back in August.

Redmayne previously admitted that he was apprehensive about taking on the role of Stephen Hawking. »

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Second 'Theory of Everything' Trailer Starring Eddie Redmayne

5 hours ago | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

The extraordinary life of physicist Stephen Hawking comes to life in a domestic trailer and an international trailer for the critically-acclaimed biopic The Theory of Everything, following the first footage released in August.

Ever since debuting at the Toronto Film Festival last month, this biopic has become an instant Oscar contender, with rave reviews for stars Eddie Redmayne (Les Miserables) and Felicity Jones (The Amazing Spider-Man 2) as Stephen Hawking and his wife Jane Hawking.

This is the extraordinary story of one of the world's greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde. Once a healthy, active young man, Hawking received an earth-shattering diagnosis at 21 years of age. With Jane fighting tirelessly by his side, Stephen embarks on his most ambitious scientific work, studying the very thing he now has precious little of - time. Together, they defy impossible odds, »

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New The Theory Of Everything Trailer: Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones Impress as Stephen and Jane Hawking

6 hours ago | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

Focus Features has released a new The Theory of Everything trailer for director James Marsh’s (Man on Wire) biopic of genius physicist Stephen Hawking.  The film stars Eddie Redmayne (Les Miserables) as Hawking, chronicling his budding relationship with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wide (Felicity Jones), heartbreaking motor neuron disease diagnosis at the age of 21, and groundbreaking scientific work in the field of time.  I caught the film at Tiff and it's one of my favorite films of the year.  Led by phenomenal performances by Redmayne and Jones, The Theory of Everything will definitely be a player in awards season and I strongly recommend seeing it for yourself when it opens November 7th. Hit the jump to watch the new The Theory of Everything trailer, and click here to read Phil’s review from Tiff and here’s my video interview with Felicity Jones.  The film also stars David Thewlis, »

- Steve 'Frosty' Weintraub

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UK release set for Testament Of Youth

9 hours ago | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

War drama stars Alicia Vikander and Game of Thrones star Kit Harington.

Testament of Youth, the First World War drama based on the memoir of Vera Brittain, is to be released in the UK by Lionsgate on Jan 16, 2015.

The release will follow its world premiere at the BFI London Film Festival on Oct 14.

Directed by James Kent with a screenplay from Juliette Towhidi, the film stars Alicia Vikander as a British woman who recalls her experiences during the First World War.

Co-stars include Game of Thrones star Kit Harington as well as Taron Egerton, Colin Morgan, Dominic West, Emily Watson, Hayley Atwell, Miranda Richardson, Anna Chancellor, Nicholas Le Prevost and Joanna Scanlan

Producers are David Heyman and Rosie Alison of Heyday Films, the production company behind the Harry Potter franchise, Gravity and the upcoming Paddington.

Executive producers are Christine Langan and Joe Oppenheimer for BBC Films, Richard Mansell, Zygi Kamasa for Lionsgate UK and Hugo Heppell for Screen Yorkshire »

- michael.rosser@screendaily.com (Michael Rosser)

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'Pride' and 'Warcraft' have put Ben Schnetzer on the verge of breaking out

25 September 2014 10:27 PM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

Toronto — You likely have no idea who Ben Schnetzer is. Even if you're one of the few moviegoers who saw the WWII drama "The Book Thief" in theaters last year you wouldn't know the name. You'd remember his performance as Max, the young Jewish man who hides in the family's basement, but you'd find yourself scratching your head as to who actually played him. Since finishing "Thief," the 24-year-old has shot three other movies: "The Riot Club," "Pride" and Duncan Jones' big screen adaptation of the classic video game "Warcraft." Each project finds him playing widely different roles, but if you're looking for a true sign of his talent you must see his performance in the new drama "Pride." Schnetzer, the son of two working New York actors, plays Mark Ashton, a man who spent most of his short life fighting for the rights of gays and lesbians in his native United Kingdom. »

- Gregory Ellwood

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Upcoming British film cinema release calendar

12 September 2014 3:48 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Want to know what British films are coming out this month? Then look no further than our fabulous movie calendar...

Welcome to our new, regularly updated calendar of all the British movies due for release in UK cinemas over the coming months. So if you're keen to keep up-to-date on the latest in home grown cinema - from documentaries to dramas, and comedy horror to science fiction - this is the ideal post for you. 

So here's what's coming up in the future. 

12 September 2014

Pride

Director: Matthew Warchus

Cast: Bill Nighy, Dominic West, Andrew Scott

Details: A drama about a group of gay and lesbian activists donating to people in need during the 1984 miners' strike.

Jack To A King - The Swansea Story

Director: Marc Evans

Cast: Tbc

Details: A documentary about Swansea football fans.

19 September 2014

Night Will Fall

Director: Andre Singer

Cast: Alfred Hitchcock, Sidney Bernstein

Details: A documentary »

- sarahd

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On Demand DVD New Releases: Sept. 8-14

8 September 2014 7:00 AM, PDT | ChannelGuideMag | See recent ChannelGuideMag news »

On Demand DVD New Releases Sept. 8-14 Belle Inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle, this powerful film stars Gugu Mbatha-Raw as the mixed-race daughter of a British Navy officer raised by her wealthy great-uncle (Tom Wilkinson) and his wife (Emily Watson). (PG, 1:44) 9/9 Borgman In this dark, surreal suburban fable, an enigmatic vagrant enters the lives of an upper-class family and quickly unravels their carefully curated lifestyle. Jan Bijvoet, Hadewych Minis (Tvma, 1:53) 9/9 Dutch, subtitled in English. Brick Mansions In the criminal underworld of Detroit, the streets are overrun with violence and drugs. The hand of corruption reaches into the lives … Continue reading →

The post On Demand DVD New Releases: Sept. 8-14 appeared first on Channel Guide Magazine. »

- Meredith Ennis

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Toronto Film Review: ‘The Theory of Everything’

7 September 2014 5:00 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

The intricate workings of a rare and remarkable mind are rendered in simple, accessible terms in “The Theory of Everything,”. Striving to pay equal tribute to Hawking’s first wife, Jane (on whose memoir the film is based), and her tireless devotion to him until their 25-year marriage ended in 1995, director James Marsh similarly attempts to find intimate, personal applications for Hawking’s grand cosmic inquiries, tracing the story of how the author of “A Brief History of Time” came to defy time itself. Still, what’s onscreen is less a cerebral experience than a stirring and bittersweet love story, inflected with tasteful good humor, that can’t help but recall earlier disability dramas like “My Left Foot” and “The Diving Bell and the Butterfly.” Superb performances from Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones should stand the Focus Features release in good critical and commercial stead when it bows Nov. 7 Stateside. »

- Justin Chang

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The Theory Of Everything Images Featuring Eddie Redmayne; Plus Chris Evans on the Set of Before We Go

6 September 2014 5:26 AM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

With the Toronto International Film Festival now well underway, the reviews are starting to come in and we’re also getting more images from the official selections as well.  Here’s what we’ve got coming at a glance: The Theory of Everything – (Directed by James Marsh) Starring Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, David Thewlis, and Emily Watson. Before We Go - (Directed by Chris Evans) Starring Chris Evans and Alice Eve. Hit the jump to check out the new The Theory of Everything images as well as some behind-the-scenes shots from Before We Go. The Theory of Everything   Starring Eddie Redmayne (“Les Misérables”) and Felicity Jones (“The Amazing Spider-Man 2”), this is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde. Once a healthy, active young man, Hawking received an earth-shattering diagnosis at 21 years of age. »

- Perri Nemiroff

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Toronto 2014 preview: 17 must-see films

4 September 2014 5:00 AM, PDT | EW - Inside Movies | See recent EW.com - Inside Movies news »

Last year, 12 Years a Slave clinched the Academy Award for Best Picture at the Toronto Film Festival. Well, that’s not actually true. In fact, you could argue that the Best Picture winner almost lost the statue at the festival. Steve McQueen’s harrowing instant classic was so instantly and universally anointed in Toronto that seeds were planted for an inevitable backlash to flower in the six months before the Oscar winner was finally announced. Ultimately, 12 Years’ biggest Oscar competition came from another Toronto film, Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity. Though both films premiered at Telluride and Venice, respectively, the awards »

- Jeff Labrecque

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‘Fury’, ‘Foxcatcher’, ‘Mr. Turner’ headline BFI 58th London Film Festival 2014

3 September 2014 9:47 AM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Fury (David Ayer)

[via the BFI]

The programme for the 58th BFI London Film Festival launched today, with Festival Director Clare Stewart presenting this year’s rich and diverse selection of films and events. The lineup includes highly anticipated fall titles including David Ayer’s Fury, Bennett Miller’s Foxcatcher, the Sundance smash Whiplash, Jean-Luc Godard’s Goodbye to Language 3D, The Imitation Game starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Mike Leigh’s Mr. Turner, Jason Reitman’s Men, Women and Children and Jean-Marc Vallee’s Wild.

As Britain’s leading film event and one of the world’s oldest film festivals, it introduces the finest new British and international films to an expanding London and UK-wide audience, offering a compelling combination of red carpet glamour, engaged audiences and vibrant exchange. The Festival provides an essential profiling opportunity for films seeking global success at the start of the Awards season, promotes the careers of British and »

- John

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2014 London Film Festival Lineup Announced; Testament Of Youth, Foxcatcher, Serena, Monsters: Dark Continent and More

3 September 2014 8:09 AM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

The Telluride Film Festival is over and done with and Venice is coming to a close, but we’ve got the Toronto International Film Festival on the way and the New York Film Festival coming up right after.  On top of that, the lineup for the 58th BFI London Film Festival was just announced. The list includes a bunch of titles that are already making the festival rounds like the event opener, The Imitation Game, as well as Gala selections Foxcatcher, Whiplash, Wild and Mr. Turner.  In addition, we’ve also got Testament of Youth starring Alicia Vikander, Kit Harington, Hayley Atwell, Emily Watson and Dominic West making its world premiere as well as The Falling with Maisie WilliamsSilent Storm with Andrea Riseborough and Damian Lewis, and Serena with Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper.  Hit the jump for more on the 2014 BFI London Film Festival lineup.  The event begins »

- Perri Nemiroff

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‘Testament of Youth’ to World Premiere at London Film Festival

3 September 2014 3:03 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

London — James Kent’s “Testament of Youth” will world premiere at the BFI London Film Festival, where it plays as the Mayor of London’s Centerpiece Gala screening.

The pic, which is based on Vera Brittain’s memoir of World War I, stars Alicia Vikander, Kit Harington, Hayley Atwell, Emily Watson and Dominic West.

The film is one of 16 world premieres at the fest, which also include Carol Morley’s “The Falling,” Randall Wright’s “Hockney: A Life in Pictures” and Tom Harper’s “War Book.”

Among the Headline Gala screenings are the thriller “Whiplash,” about a young jazz drummer under the tutelage of a ruthless maestro, starring Miles Teller and J.K. Simmons, Jason Reitman’s “Men, Women & Children,” starring Adam Sandler and Ansel Elgort with a voiceover by Emma Thompson, and real-life drama “Wild,” starring Reese Witherspoon, adapted for the screen by Nick Hornby from Cheryl Strayed’s account »

- Leo Barraclough

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Wamg’s Guide To 100+ Films For Fall / Holiday 2014

29 August 2014 1:49 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

As we look in the rearview mirror of the summer blockbusters, September heralds the start of the fall movie season. Filled with Hollywood heavyweights and A-listers, here’s our Big list of the most anticipated movies coming to cinemas this autumn and during the holidays.

Our exhaustive list includes films that are playing at the upcoming Toronto Film Festival as well the ones that already have a theatrical release date. With the awards season on the horizon, we also added a few bonus films at the end to keep your eye out for in the months ahead.

Pull up a chair, grab a pen and paper and get ready for Wamg’s Guide to the 100+ Films This Fall And Holiday Season.

We kick it off with what’s showing in Toronto at the film festival that runs September 4 – 14.

Maps To The StarsSeptember 2014 – Toronto International Film Festival; UK & Ireland September »

- Movie Geeks

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Jóhann Jóhannsson Provides The Beautiful Score For Focus Features’ The Theory Of Everything

26 August 2014 4:13 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

Composer Jóhann Jóhannsson scores Focus Features’ The Theory Of Everything, directed by James Marsh.

World-premiering next month at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival in advance of its November release in the U.S and Canada, The Theory Of Everything stars Eddie Redmayne (“Les Misérables”) and Felicity Jones (“The Amazing Spider-Man 2″) in the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde.

Jóhann Jóhannsson’s previous film credits include last year’s thriller Prisoners, starring Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal, as well as the crime drama McCanick starring David Morse and Cory Monteith’s final appearance in a feature film.

In The Theory Of Everything, once a healthy, active young man, Hawking received an earth-shattering diagnosis at 21 years of age. With Jane fighting tirelessly by his side, Stephen embarks on his most ambitious scientific work, »

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Telluride Film Festival 2014: Most Anticipated

26 August 2014 8:17 AM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Main Street during The Telluride Film Festival

The Telluride Film Festival seemingly appears overnight against the gorgeous backdrop of rugged mountains. It lasts just four days but in fact it takes more than a month of intensive labor to transform the elementary school, high school, hockey rink, library, the park in the middle of town and a masonic temple into theaters. Now in its 41st year,up until recently this hallowed Labor Day weekend event has long been a quiet fixture on the festival circuit. As most of the festival world knows, the escalating word of mouth about the quality of Telluride’s unofficial premieres caused the Toronto International Film Festival to issue an ultimatum to those hoping to land choice spots in the fall line-up: if you choose to screen at Telluride first, your film will be pushed back on Tiff’s slate. Realistically- Toronto has little to fear from Telluride besides buzz. »

- Lane Scarberry

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On Demand DVD New Releases: Aug. 25-31

25 August 2014 7:00 AM, PDT | ChannelGuideMag | See recent ChannelGuideMag news »

On Demand DVD New Releases: Aug. 25-31 Belle Belle is a mixed-race girl left to be raised by her aristocratic great-uncle. She is raised believing her position to be a step above the slave class, but the color of her skin holds her back from her family standing. Finding love and her voice may just help to end slavery in England. Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Matthew Goode, Emily Watson (PG, 1:45) 8/26 Blended Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore star as single parents whose families get swept away for a blended family honeymoon in the African Savanna. (PG-13, 1:57) 8/26 Draft Day (pictured above) Sonny Weaver Jr. … Continue reading →

The post On Demand DVD New Releases: Aug. 25-31 appeared first on Channel Guide Magazine. »

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War Horse's Emily Watson to star in BBC One London Bombings drama

24 August 2014 11:33 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

Emily Watson will star in BBC One drama A Song For Jenny.

The War Horse actress will play the mother of a girl, Jenny, who was killed in the London bombings in 2005, reports Radio Times.

The drama is based on Julie Nicholson's memoir A Song For Jenny: A Mother's Story of Love and Loss, and will follow the real-life events of July 7, 2005.

Playwright Frank McGuinness will write the script for the project, which will air to mark the 10th anniversary of the attack.

Watson said: "Although daunted by the task ahead, as a Londoner who was there on 7/7, I feel honoured to be part of the team asked to tell this compelling story. I hope we can do it justice."

Nicholson added: "Despite the poignancy of the subject, I am delighted that my memoir has inspired the re-telling of Jenny's story for film.

"I believe it is in safe »

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New BBC One drama, comedy series revealed

22 August 2014 1:19 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

BBC One controller Charlotte Moore has revealed details of a number of new programmes heading to the channel.

Speaking at the Edinburgh Television Festival, Moore revealed that she had commissioned several shows to broaden BBC One's drama, factual and documentary offerings.

The first of these, The Living And The Dead, is a new six-part fantasy drama from the creators of Life On Mars and Ashes To Ashes. It begins shooting next year and, according to Moore, is "steeped in real history and mythology that will scare the audience and awaken the dead".

Set in Somerset in 1888, the hour-long episodes will follow the story of Nathan Appleby, a farmer who has made it his mission to prove the existence of an afterlife. Described by the creators as a "complex and compelling man", Appleby will experience paranormal activity - encouraged by the Society for Psychical Research - until his obsession begins »

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First poster for The Theory of Everything

22 August 2014 10:00 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Focus Features has released the first poster for The Theory of Everything, the upcoming biopic of Stephen Hawking starring Eddie Redmayne (Les Miserables) as the renowned physicist and Felicity Jones (The Amazing Spider-Man 2) as his first wife Jane Wilde; take a look…

Based on Jane Wilde’s book Travelling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen, The Theory of Everything is directed by James Marsh (Man on Wire) and also stars Emily Watson (War Horse), David Thewlis (Harry Potter), Charlie Cox (Stardust), Harry Lloyd (Game of Thrones), Tom Prior (Kingsman: The Secret Service), Charlotte Hope (Game of Thrones), Maxine Peake (Silk) and Adam Godley (Breaking Bad). The film is set to open in the States on November 7th and will arrive here in the UK on January 2nd 2015. Watch the trailer here.

The post First poster for The Theory of Everything appeared first on Flickering Myth. »

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