The Steve McQueen film made £2.5m in its opening weekend
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Monday 14 February 2011
It was only to be expected that the 2011 Baftas would turn into an exercise in flag waving on behalf of British cinema in general and of The King's Speech in particular.
Sunday 13 February 2011
Friday 11 February 2011
Sunday 06 February 2011
Apollo Cinemas, a 14-strong independent theatre chain, looks set to sell a stake to more than double the size of the business.
Monday 31 January 2011
The King's Speech won the best-actor trophy for Colin Firth and a second honour for its overall cast at the Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Saturday 29 January 2011
Thursday 27 January 2011
Wednesday 26 January 2011
Could the success of The King's Speech boost efforts to help children with communication difficulties?
Thursday 20 January 2011
She was a quiet baby, and a quiet child. But it was not to an extent that was particularly alarming. I remember sitting in the garden with my husband, saying: 'This time next year, we won't be able to shut her up.'"
Tuesday 18 January 2011
As one British star used the Golden Globes to bolster his reputation for charm and dignity, another was intent on pricking as many egos as possible.
Friday 14 January 2011
Colin Firth was moved to tears as he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Thursday 13 January 2011
Tuesday 11 January 2011
This week's Culture Club focusses on Tom Hooper's latest movie, The King's Speech. How do you feel Colin Firth rates as the stammering King George VI? Leave your thoughts on the movie below.
Sunday 09 January 2011
Durham Free School: 'Creationism taught at' free school facing closure
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
Ukip would cut billions from Scottish budget to fund English tax cuts
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
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