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14 Movies Like Knives Out That You'll Want To Watch ASAP

"Knives Out" does a lot of things right. The film, directed by Rian Johnson and starring some of Hollywood's best (a trend that's continuing in its upcoming sequel), may feel unique in its blend of comedy, murder, and sly social commentary. But the comedy mystery is actually one of Hollywood's oldest genres, one that's rarely shy about slipping in a biting statement here and there. A comedy mystery can be sleek or slapstick, dumb or wise, or all of those things at once.Mystery comedies first pea...
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Another New Netflix Trailer for 'A Boy Called Christmas' Adventure

"Long ago, nobody knew about Christmas. Until a boy showed the world how to believe in the impossible." Netflix has debuted their own teaser trailer for the holiday movie titled A Boy Called Christmas, adapted from the children's novel by Matt Haig. This is the magical, adventure-filled new take on the story of Father Christmas, the tale of a young boy named Nikolas, played by Henry Lawfull, as he goes on his adventure up to the North Pole. There's trolls and reindeer and witches and all kin...
Tags: UK, Movies, Trailer, US, Dame Maggie Smith, Netflix, Matt Haig, Toby Jones, Nikolas, To Watch, Henry Lawfull


Full Trailer for Magical 'A Boy Called Christmas' Starring Henry Lawfull

"Magic is real!" It is…? I believe, I believe! Studiocanal UK has released a new official trailer for the holiday movie titled A Boy Called Christmas, adapted from the children's novel by Matt Haig. This is a new take on the story of Father Christmas, the tale of a young boy named Nikolas, played by Henry Lawfull, as he goes on his adventure up to the North Pole. A Christmas movie based on a book of the same title. There's trolls and reindeer and witches and all kinds of crazy things, along ...
Tags: UK, Movies, Trailer, Disney, Dame Maggie Smith, Narnia, Matt Haig, Toby Jones, Nikolas, To Watch, Henry Lawfull


Meet Downton Abbey star Dame Maggie Smith's family – and you may recognise her sons

Dame Maggie Smith is one of the nation's favourite actors having been in a number of...
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Downton Abbey 2 Is Coming Soon, But What About Maggie Smith?

How could you have a Downton Abbey sequel without Dame Maggie Smith?
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Downton Abbey 2 Sets Release Date and New Cast Members

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Downton Abbey 2 sets release date and new cast members Focus Features has announced that production on Julian Fellowes’ upcoming Downton Abbey sequel has finally begun with the original principal cast, including Michelle Dockery and Dame Maggie Smith, all set to once again reprise their iconic roles from the beloved period drama series. The studio has also confirmed that Downton Abbey 2 will be making its debut in theaters on December 22, 2021, just in time for Christmas...
Tags: UK, England, TV, Downton Abbey, Movies, Hugh Bonneville, US, Dame Maggie Smith, Maggie Smith, Downton, BAFTA, Julian Fellowes, Charles, Emmy, Elizabeth McGovern, Dominic West


Gil Kenan's Magical Adventure 'A Boy Called Christmas' Teaser Trailer

"Long ago, nobody knew about Christmas…" Studiocanal UK has debuted an early teaser trailer for a new holiday movie titled A Boy Called Christmas, adapted from the children's novel by Matt Haig. This is the re-imagiined story of Father Christmas, the tale of a young boy named Nikolas, played by Henry Lawfull, as he goes on his adventures. This is a Christmas movie based on a book of the same title and will include snow, elves, kidnapping, more snow, and Dame Maggie Smith. "What more could yo...
Tags: UK, Movies, Trailer, Dame Maggie Smith, Matt Haig, Toby Jones, Nikolas, To Watch, Gil Kenan, Henry Lawfull


Meet Downton Abbey star Dame Maggie Smith's family – and you may recognise her sons

Dame Maggie Smith is one of the nation's favourite actors having been in a number of...
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Meet Downton Abbey star Dame Maggie Smith's family – and you may recognise her sons

Dame Maggie Smith is one of the nation's favourite actors having been in a number of...
Tags: Dame Maggie Smith


Meet Downton Abbey star Dame Maggie Smith's family – and you may recognise her sons

Dame Maggie Smith is one of the nation's favourite actors having been in a number of...
Tags: Dame Maggie Smith


BritBox Unveils What’s Coming to the Streamer in July 2020

BritBox Unveils What’s Coming to the Streamer in July 2020 BritBox, the subscription streaming service from BBC Studios and ITV offering the biggest collection of streaming British television in North America, has unveiled its July slate! Next month, BritBox will kick off its first-ever “Mystery Month,” celebrating decades of crime-solving detectives with a line-up of iconic British mysteries. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB...
Tags: UK, England, TV, London, Downton Abbey, Movies, Scotland, Orson Welles, Samsung, Dame Maggie Smith, TV News, BAFTA, Streaming, Glasgow, Gillian Anderson, Cbs


Which Was Better: The Movie Or The Book? A Debate For The Ages. Here’s TPM’s June Reading Recs

I’ve come to the conclusion that the outside is overrated. There, I said it. I know it’s June and I know summer is just getting started, but why spend your days sweating it out in the humid, hazy outdoors when you can be inside with the A/C pumping? I’m a homebody, so maybe that’s what’s underlying my opinion here. Like I said, it’s June, and despite my love of cool, filtered air, I do hate that we’re still in the same place as we were last month. Silver lining: we do have a new book list for...
Tags: Hbo, England, New York, News, California, Stephen King, Disney, America, Los Angeles, Tom Hanks, Dame Maggie Smith, New York Times, Italy, Moscow, Jane Austen, Harry Potter


20 TV shows that Prime members can watch for free right now on Amazon Prime Video

  If you're ok with giving up hundreds of channels, you can save a lot of money by saying goodbye to cable and paring down to a few streaming services that offer the content you actually want to watch.  If you have an Amazon Prime membership, you automatically get access to Prime Video, which hosts a catalog of thousands of movies and TV shows— ranging from Amazon Originals to classics from providers like HBO.  Whether you're trying to cut the cord, or want something to complement your cable ...
Tags: Amazon, Europe, Hbo, UK, Hollywood, London, Downton Abbey, Boston, US, Los Angeles, Trends, Amazon Prime, Dame Maggie Smith, United States, Ronald Reagan, Washington Dc


Propwatch: The glasses in ‘A German Life’

Dame Maggie Smith has to deal with glasses continually during her 100-minute monologue. – David Jays
Tags: Art, Dame Maggie Smith, Ajblogs, 04.14.19


Dame Maggie Smith spotted filming Downton Abbey film for the first time

Dame Maggie Smith has been spotted filming new scenes for the Downton Abbey movie for the...
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Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery App Game Officially Launched!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Jam City celebrates Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery app launch with new trailer Jam City, a Los Angeles-based mobile games studio, announced today that the new mobile game Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is available to download now on the App Store and Google Play. Developed by Jam City in partnership with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is the first mobile game where players create their own character and experience life as a Hogwarts...
Tags: Google, Games, Movies, Los Angeles, Dame Maggie Smith, Harry Potter, Penny, Snape, J K Rowling, Hogwarts, Hufflepuff, Hogsmeade Harry Potter, Diagon Alley, Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment, McGonagall, Video Game News


New Harry Potter game, launching today, lets players enroll in Hogwarts

  In the first step of what could be an endless exploration of the wizarding world of Harry Potter, the Los Angeles mobile games studio Jam City  is releasing its Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery game on the App Store and Google Play. Developed in partnership with Warner Bros., the game will launch under Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment’s Portkey Games — a label dedicated to creating first-person gaming experiences for mobile devices and consoles based on J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter se...
Tags: Google, TC, Hollywood, Kim Kardashian, Fiction, Tech, Dame Maggie Smith, Animation, Literature, Harry Potter, App-store, Warner Bros, Michael Gambon, Player, Mobile Devices, Penny


Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery for Android and iOS releasing on April 25

Jam City, a Los Angeles based mobile games studio, in partnership with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment will release Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, a free-to-play RPG game (with in-app purchases) for Android and iOS devices on April 25th. In this game you embark on your own adventure by creating own character and experience life as a Hogwarts student, set in the wizarding world, years before Harry Potter received his Hogwarts letter. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xAulFHyjFAI You c...
Tags: Google, Games, News, Los Angeles, Blogging, Dame Maggie Smith, Harry Potter, Hogwarts, Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment, Jam City, Hogwarts Castle, Harry Potter Hogwarts Mystery, Hogwarts Mystery for Android, Dumbledore Snape, McGonagall Michael Gambon, Dumbledore Warwick Davis


Smith, Gambon, Davis and More Return to Voice Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Smith, Gambon, Davis and more return to voice Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Jam City, a Los Angeles-based mobile games studio, in partnership with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, today announced the full list of actors providing voice work for the video game Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery. The actors include: Dame Maggie Smith (Professor McGonagall); Michael Gambon (Professor Dumbledore); Warwick Davis (Professor Flitwick); Sally Mortemore (Madam Irma Pince); Gemm...
Tags: Games, Movies, Los Angeles, Dame Maggie Smith, Harry Potter, Michael Gambon, Voice, Amazon Appstore, J K Rowling, Hogwarts, Dumbledore, Severus, Warwick Davis, Flitwick, Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment, McGonagall


‘Harry Potter’ Game Launch Date Set With Maggie Smith, Other Actors Lending Their Voices

Dame Maggie Smith and other actors from Warner Bros.’ Harry Potter films will be giving voice to characters in the new “Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery” role-playing game, which is officially slated to launch April 25. In the game, players create a personalized student avatar to experience life as a student at the famed Hogwarts School […]
Tags: Games, News, Dame Maggie Smith, Maggie Smith, Harry Potter, Hogwarts School, Warner Bros Harry Potter, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Jam City, Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, Hogwarts Mystery


5 Unexpected Things We Learned On The 'Harry Potter' Studio Tour

You can go to London without visiting the Warner Bros. studio, where cast and crew brought J.K. Rowling’s expansive magical world to the screen. But if you’re a “Harry Potter” fan, you really shouldn’t. HuffPost had the pleasure of touring the corners of Hogwarts and beyond that have been carefully set up for fans to lovingly gaze at, obsessively photograph, and even consume ― the Butterbeer is delicious ― in Leavesden, England. Awash in “Harry Potter” nostalgia, we walked through the Great Hal...
Tags: London, News, Dame Maggie Smith, Harry Potter, Harry, Warner Bros, Huffington Post, Voldemort, Hermione, Sara Boboltz, Snape, Rowling, J K Rowling, HuffPost, Hogwarts, Dumbledore


The 30 Most Annoying TV Characters Of All Time

Most TV shows have one. That particular character created simply for the purposes of stirring the pot and rubbing viewers the wrong way. For every sweet, handsome, and honorable Jon Snow, there has to be a bratty, aggravating, and abhorrent Joffrey Lannister.After an intense debate amongst our entertainment team, we decided to round up some television's most hated bit players. It didn't take us long. Everyone has passionate feelings about their favorite characters and sometimes, we feel even mo...
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VIDEO: Watch 'Lost' Footage of Dame Maggie Smith in Early Production of MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING

The BBC has sharedrecently restored footage of Dame Maggie Smith in the role of Beatrice in Shakespeare's MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING. [Author: TV News Desk]
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‘Downton’s’ Maggie Smith asks Jimmy Kimmel where her Emmy is

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Downton Abbey” star Dame Maggie Smith wants Emmy host Jimmy Kimmel to show her where her Emmy is. Kimmel joked during his Emmy monologue Sunday night that stars had to be present to win under what he called “the Maggie Smith rule.” The British actress had been nominated nine times for […]
Tags: Downton Abbey, News, Jimmy Kimmel, Entertainment, Los Angeles, Ap, Dame Maggie Smith, Maggie Smith, Downton, Emmy, Kimmel


Dame Maggie Smith Accepts Her EMMY With a Little Snark for Jimmy Kimmel

On Sunday night's EMMY AWARDS, host Jimmy Kimmel was adamant that if actress Maggie Smith was the recipient of the award for Best Actress in a Drama Series, he would do everything in his power to keep the trophy from getting into her hands. [Author: TV News Desk]
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Emmy Winner Dame Maggie Smith Has The PERFECT Response To Jimmy Kimmel's 'Downton Absent' Awards Show Joke!

If you watched the Emmys on Sunday, then we're sure you saw Dame Maggie Smith's big win for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her role in Downton Abbey. As you may recall, Miz Smith wasn't in attendance so host Jimmy Kimmel took the opportunity to make a joke about how many times the Brit has won and NEVER shown up to accept! Related: Kristen Bell Gets Real About Taping Her Nipples In Behind-The-Scenes Emmys Post! In true Kimmel fashion, the late night host jabbed that the 81-...
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Dame Maggie Smith Wants Her Emmy Now, Jimmy Kimmel

Alright, Jimmy Kimmel. The joke's over.Despite being a no-show at the Emmys on Sunday night, Dame Maggie Smith would still like to get her hands on her prize. The British actress was named Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her role as the Dowager Countess in Downton Abbey.When presenters Minnie Driver and Michael Weatherly announced Smith as the winner, host Jimmy Kimmel ran out on stage and joked that the absent star would have to come and get her statuette. He has a point: ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Downton Abbey, Jimmy Kimmel, Dame Maggie Smith, Smith, Maggie, Kimmel, Spratt, Michael Weatherly, Minnie Driver


Dame Maggie Smith 'astonished' to win Emmy

Dame Maggie Smith says she was "astonished" to win another Emmy award after host Jimmy Kimmel joked about her missing the ceremony.
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Maggie Smith Wants Her Emmy From Jimmy Kimmel

Who says at at 81 you can’t be pretty, witty and bright? Dame Maggie Smith definitely is all three with a dash of sass. Smith, a nine-time Emmy nominated actress and four -time recipient, was awarded “Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series,” for her role as Violet, the sharp-tongued Dowager Countess of Grantham. She... Read more »
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‘Downton Abbey’ Star Maggie Smith Absent From Emmys 2016; Host Jimmy Kimmel Says Her Award Will Be In Lost And Found [VIDEO]

The Dowager Countess would certainly not approve. Dame Maggie Smith, who is known for playing numerous roles in film, television and theatre, has always absent from the Emmy Awards. On Sunday night, the actress, who played Violet Crawley, the Dowager Countess on PBS’ “Downton Abbey,” once again was absent at the awards ceremony.
Tags: Downton Abbey, News, Jimmy Kimmel, Dame Maggie Smith, Maggie Smith, Pbs, Violet Crawley