If Danny Boyle has taught us anything about what it is to be British, it is to be proud of all that we have accomplished for what is usually deemed a ‘tiny Island’. England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland has many a merit of their own accord, yet as a collective, we are simply the greatest nation on Earth…Or at least, that’s what any British person would tell you.
There are reasons to be proud and patriotic, yet the British film industry only really likes to focus on the mundane, grim and all together gloomy side to our nation. If you look deeper than the surface we struggle to hold in front of the worlds face, there is so much in our history and our present to be both ashamed and saddened by.
Read on for a rather gloomy look at the working class, the once great British »
- Shaun Lappin
Similar News ItemsDanny Boyle
- ‘Wilson’ Flops for Fox Searchlight as ‘T2 Trainspotting’ Holds Strong (From Indiewire. 26 March 2017, 10:11 AM, PDT)
- Life review – exuberantly grisly Alien rip-off (From The Guardian - Film News. 26 March 2017, 12:00 AM, PDT)
- Jonny Lee Miller on Dodging Fans While Filming T2 Trainspotting: ‘It’s Like Scotland’s Star Wars’ (From PEOPLE.com. 24 March 2017, 1:35 PM, PDT)
- Watch a brand new clip from The Hatton Garden Job (From The Hollywood News. 24 March 2017, 7:33 AM, PDT)
- Quad Cinema Will Relaunch with Films from Yang, Rivette, Kubrick, Fassbinder, Wertmüller, Coppola & More (From The Film Stage. 21 March 2017, 12:58 PM, PDT)
- Official Trailer for Matthew Goode’s The Hatton Garden Job breaks out (From HeyUGuys. 27 January 2017, 5:58 AM, PST)
- I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here 2015 rumours: Who's entering the jungle? (From Digital Spy - TV news. 6 October 2015, 5:01 AM, PDT)
- Leslie Ash for I'm a Celebrity? (From Virgin Media - TV. 7 August 2015, 1:00 AM, PDT)
- Chris Evans told pal he 'wouldn't touch Top Gear with a barge pole' (From Virgin Media - TV. 5 August 2015, 4:00 AM, PDT)