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  1. Ben Kingsley and Patricia Clarkson in Learning to Drive.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | The Age

    ... forward. Some may feel that the comic potential of the driving lesson was exhausted in Mike Leigh's 2008 Happy-Go-Lucky , with the brilliant Eddie Marsan as a resentful instructor prone to paranoid rants. Learning to Drive doesn't top Leigh's film, ...

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  2. 'Mind' touches the heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Olympiad. (Eddie Marsan, memorable as Hawkins' irate driving instructor in Mike Leigh's brilliant “Happy-Go-Lucky,” is amusing as Nathan's driven Olympiad coach.) The plot essentially splits in two. The primary story involves Nathan's ...

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  3. Smart take on a genius in - A Brilliant Young Mind'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | Boston.com

    From its prosaic title on down, "A Brilliant Young Mind" appears to be a pretty conventional kettle of fish: a British-made drama about an adolescent math genius who overcomes crippling social awkwardness when he enters the International Mathematics Olympiad, a real-world annual competition. By his side are a caring single mother , a flawed but stalwart teacher , and a student from the Chinese team who may turn out to be a girlfriend.

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  4. ";Baba Joon"; the first Farsi-language Israeli film wins Best Picture at Israeli OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | Payvand News of Iran

    ... Order , CSI and more). Other actors include Iranian actress Viss Elliot Safavi , who appeared in Mike Leigh's Happy-Go-Lucky and Iranian actor David Diaan , whose work includes actor-director Seth Rogen's the Interview , Cyrus Nowrasteh's the ...

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  5. CultureJew: `The Cut' Details Armenian HolocaustRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2015 | Groong

    The Times of Israel Sept 20 2015 CultureJew: `The Cut' Details Armenian Holocaust Miriam Rinn September 20, 2015, 1:36 am Hitler famously asked, Who remembers the Armenians? when warned that the world wouldn't stand for his plan to eliminate the Jews. It has taken much longer for the Armenian genocide by the Turks and their allies during the first World War to be widely recognized, but a century later, the slaughter of over a million Armenian Christians is being acknowledged, even in Turkey.

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  6. 'A Brilliant Young Mind': Star Sally Hawkins gives a performance of remarkable grace and sensitivityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... has always been good at playing distraught women who were slightly, comically askew (as in Mike Leigh's "Happy-Go-Lucky.") Here she brings a greater depth. Hawkins' scenes with Butterfield are uplifting, sorrowful, and poignant, all at once. Nathan ...

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  7. Movie review: 'Learning to Drive' is a charming East...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | Genesee Country Express

    Here's a twin bill suggestion: the new dramatic comedy “Learning to Drive,” and “Happy-Go-Lucky,” the 2008 dramatic comedy that earned a screenwriting Oscar nomination for Mike Leigh, and nabbed a Golden Globe for lead actress Sally Hawkins. Both films feature the not very commercial-sounding story of an adult woman who has decided to get a driver's license, then goes through a life-changing experience courtesy of a male driving instructor.

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  8. Movie review: a Learning to Drivea is a charming East meets West tale on the streets of New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Here's a twin bill suggestion: the new dramatic comedy “Learning to Drive,” and “Happy-Go-Lucky,” the 2008 dramatic comedy that earned a screenwriting Oscar nomination for Mike Leigh, and nabbed a Golden Globe for lead actress Sally Hawkins. Both films feature the not very commercial-sounding story of an adult woman who has decided to get a driver's license, then goes through a life-changing experience courtesy of a male driving instructor.

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  9. Asa Butterfield is a Math Prodigy in A Brilliant Young Mind TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    ... upcoming drama, starring Asa Butterfield ( Hugo , Ender's Game ) and Academy Award nominee Sally Hakwins ( Happy-Go-Lucky , Paddington ). Check out the A Brilliant Young Mind trailer in the player below with poster and ten new stills in the gallery ...

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  10. Baba Joon: The first Persian-language Israeli film starring Hollywood Actor Navid NegahbanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | Payvand News of Iran

    ... Order , CSI and more. Other actors include Iranian actress Viss Elliot Safavi , who appeared in Mike Leigh's Happy-Go-Lucky and Iranian actor David Diaan , whose work includes actor-director Seth Rogen's the Interview , Cyrus Nowrasteh's the Stoning ...

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  11. the Crow's gotta contend with a female Top DollarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... girlfriend in BIRDMAN OR (THE UNEXPECTED VIRTUE OF IGNORANCE). She's also appeared in Mike Leigh's HAPPY-GO-LUCKY, W.E., DISCONNECT, and WELCOME TO THE PUNCH. Ms. Riseborough hasn't had the kind of testing for this gig that, say, Lena Headey had ...

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  12. BWW Blog: Jordan Grubb and Noah Plomgren of Goodspeed's GUYS &...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    What's up BroadwayWorld?! Welcome back to my weekly blog here at the Goodspeed Opera House ! Last week I gave you a bit of an inside look at the rehearsal/production process of our show. This week, I thought it might be fun to get to know a bit more about the Composer / Lyricist of this masterpiece: Frank Loesser .

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  13. Eddie Marsan's magical career: from Bethnal Green to HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... worked with directors from Spielberg (War Horse) and Scorcese (Gangs of New York) to Mike Leigh (Vera Drak, Happy-Go-Lucky). He plays Liev Schreiber's brother in US ratings smash Ray Donovan, was Olivia Colman's husband in Tyrannosaur, but he rarely ...

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  14. Georgian magic of old England on the BBCRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    Eddie Marsan's on the other end of the line, calling from Los Angeles where he lives when shooting Ray Donovan, the gritty, US TV drama starring Liev Schreiber. Eddie Marsan's on the other end of the line, calling from Los Angeles where he lives when shooting Ray Donovan, the gritty, US TV drama starring Liev Schreiber.

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  15. DVD review: Still LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Wirral Globe

    ... is and how tragic it is to die alone. A vehicle for his talents as a leading man, Eddie Marsan (Tyrannosaur, Happy-Go-Lucky) plays council worker John May in Still Life. And although John is stuffy and set in his ways he cares deeply both about the ...

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