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Huff Post Review: A Trio of Films Offer Inspiration, but Only Two Deliver

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

That Eat Pray Love failed to perform elevated the other pair of films by comparison -- both Nanny McPhee Returns and Mao's Last Dancer satisfied for very different reasons.

Interview With Lindsay Doran: Producer Nanny McPhee Returns

Melissa Silverstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Melissa Silverstein

Had a chance last week to talk with Lindsay Doran producer of the Oscar winning Sense & Sensibility and the current Nanny McPhee Returns about a bunch...

How to Dress an Author

Melanie Benjamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Melanie Benjamin

I feel as if it's my personal mission to make over every dowdy author I see. I haven't quite learned how to do this tactfully, despite the strong temptation.

Emma Thompson Pens New Peter Rabbit Book

thebookseller.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Actress and screenwriter Emma Thompson is in talks to write a new Peter Rabbit story, set in Scotland, to celebrate Beatrix Potter character's 110th a...

I Believe That Eddie Izzard Is Our Future

Ali MacLean | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ali MacLean

Believe is an Emmy-nominated, uplifting look of how a transvestite street performer can become one of the most iconic and lauded performers of his time.

Emma Thompson And Alan Rickman To Star In Poem Adaptation

The Bookseller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Husband-and-wife actors Alan Rickman and Emma Thompson are to star in a BBC production based on a poem by this year's Costa winner Christopher Reid....

Presidential Pictures: Top Movies About The Top Job

John Farr | Posted 06.25.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Given the sheer scale and complexity of the Presidency in modern times, it's no surprise that a host of great films have explored the nature of our country's highest office.

Emma Thompson And The Healing Power Of Jane Austen

Telegraph UK | JoJo Moyes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

I can't have been the only one taken aback to hear that the apparently cheerful and pragmatic Emma Thompson suffered severe depression after the break...

Emma Thompson's Pig Premiere Date (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Emma Thompson had a fun accessory on the red carpet of the new "Nanny McPhee" movie in London Wednesday night. Thompson, who wrote and stars in the m...

Sandra Bullock Has Been Struck By The Curse Of The Oscars

Andy Pemberton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andy Pemberton

The curse of the Oscars has struck again. Days after Kate Winslet announced her marriage was over, Sandra Bullock's husband has got caught up in accusations of infidelity.

Top 10 New Radical Gifts

Julia Moulden | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julia Moulden

My favourite New Radical gift ideas might just come in handy. Hopefully you'll find something for the hearts, minds, and souls of the ones you love.

Adolescent Anarchy & Rebellion in England: St. Trinian's & An Education

Penelope Andrew | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Penelope Andrew

St. Trinian's is to the U.K. what Rocky Horror Picture Show is to the U.S.

Take the JOURNEY

Ashley Van Buren | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Ashley Van Buren

If you are in New York this week, make sure to visit JOURNEY NYC. This provocative art installation depicts the "journey" of trafficked women in the sex industry.

SLIDESHOW: Art For A Better World: Five Exhibits That Inspire Change

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Have trouble understanding modern art? Impact sought out some special exhibits that seek to make a change in the world, be it through raising awarenes...

Emma Thompson's 'Journey' Exhibit Spotlights Sex Trafficking

Huffington Post | Tam Vo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Two-time Academy Award-winning British actress Emma Thompson is focusing her attention on the issue of human trafficking of women and young girls by c...

A Comedy Fan's Review: Pirate Radio

Davis Sweet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Davis Sweet

Sometimes you hear about a film that has many good ingredients, but sometimes, dump those ingredients into a movie and you ultimately serve up a half-assed lump of yawn. Such a fail is Pirate Radio.

Emma Thompson, Featured in Fatal Promises, Speaks Out on Human Trafficking

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marcia G. Yerman

A new documentary examines the various facets of human trafficking. The film, four years in the making, follows the stories of five people -- three women and two men.

Emma Thompson Celebrates Adopted Son Tindyebwa Agaba's Graduation

Mail Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Six years ago she saved him from a life of unimaginable hardship, as a child soldier in war-torn Rwanda. And yesterday Emma Thompson beamed with pr...

Global Campaign Calls On G8 Leaders To 'Make Their Mothers Proud', Fight For Maternal Health

Huffington Post Contributors | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A global campaign backed by international figures including Naomi Campbell, Claudia Schiffer, Emma Thompson, Gwyneth Paltrow, Yoko Ono, Wendi Murdoch,...

Greenpeace, Emma Thompson, Others, Buy Land To Foil London Airport Plans

AP | GREGORY KATZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LONDON — An environmental coalition led by Greenpeace has thrown a monkey wrench into expansion plans for London's chronically congested Heathro...

Win a Trip to Davos

Susan Sawyers | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Susan Sawyers

The person who submits the best video will be invited, all expenses paid, to attend the annual Davos meeting as a "citizen reporter" and post coverage of the discussions on YouTube.

Emma Thompson is So Smart

Melissa Silverstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Melissa Silverstein

Last Chance Harvey which will open in NY and LA on December 25 and the rest of the country throughout January... put this film on your must-see list.

Emma Thompson On Letterman: The Greatest Entrance Ever (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Oscar-winner Emma Thompson showed off her lighter side when she appeared on Letterman Monday night. Following a guest who was in real life attacked by...

Emma Thompson Brings Refugee "Son" To Mandela Event

Hello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Six years ago Emma Thompson welcomed homeless Rwandan refugee Tindyebwa Agaba into her home. Now the former child soldier is studying politics at Camb...