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Salmon Fishing in the Yemen

Popcorn Preview: August: Osage County

Leslie Sisman | Posted 03.08.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

August: Osage County (2013) Cast includes: Meryl Streep (The Devil Wears Prada), Julia Roberts (Pretty Woman), Chris Cooper (American Beauty), Ewan Mc...

Best Musical Or Comedy Goes To ...

Posted 01.14.2013 | Entertainment

The winner for Best Picture, Musical or Comedy at the 2013 Golden Globes was announced Sunday night, with "Les Miserables" besting the competition. ...

Who Was Snubbed At The Globes?

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 02.12.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — The Hollywood Foreign Press Association is known for what you could call a certain quirkiness in its selection process. Any group tha...

Golden Globes Underdog Wows Skeptics

Posted 12.13.2012 | Entertainment

"'Salmon Fishing in the Yemen'? What's that?" If you found yourself scratching your head as Lasse Hallström's little-known indie comedy racked up ...

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, and Fish on Your Plate

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.10.2012 | Home
Regina Weinreich

Lasse Hallstrom's new movie, Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, is a romance with an improbable premise.

The Week In Ouch

Posted 03.10.2012 | Entertainment

This week, a war vet inexplicably landed on Mars, a musical soap opera upped the drama factor, and Emily Blunt went fishing in Yemen. Of course, n...

Ewan McGregor on Being in Films About 'Real People in Real Situations'

Greg Archer | Posted 05.09.2012 | Entertainment
Greg Archer

Having discernment for the roles he takes on certainly helps, but the way McGregor fully embodies the characters he plays is not only enjoyable to watch but downright rare.

Movie Review: Salmon Fishing in the Yemen

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.09.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, is a charming romantic comedy that works because of the chemistry between Ewan McGregor and Emily Blunt, and because Simon Beaufoy's script never reaches for a rowdy joke when it can make a smart one.

Salmon Fishing In The Yemen: A Story Of Believing The Impossible Is Possible

Posted 03.09.2012 | Religion

Sometimes a film can be about faith without being at all religious; and faith and belief are the underlying themes of the new film "Salmon Fishing in ...

Ewan McGregor On 'Salmon Fishing' And The Joy Of 'Beginners'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.05.2012 | Entertainment

Mike Mills's indie darling "Beginners" has earned the simple short hand as the film that finally won Christopher Plummer his Oscar. While it was a sto...

Chris Jancelewicz

No 'Trainspotting' Sequel, Says Ewan McGregor

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 04.10.2012 | Entertainment

As amazing as it would be to see Begbie, Renton and Sick Boy continue their drug-induced "Trainspotting" adventures, Scottish leading man Ewan McGrego...

Live from Toronto Film Festival: Monday 9.12.11

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.13.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

A few thoughts about the Toronto Film Festival in general before I dive into my thoughts about the four films I saw today: First of all, the phones: ...