Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton were the original fabulous stars, and many were enthralled by their illicit romance, two tempestuous marriages, frequent break-ups and extravagant reunions. This is the story of the first celebrity couple. Funny, glamorous, tempestuous and dripping with diamonds - this is the last battle of the Burtons.
The death of King Henry VIII throws his kingdom into chaos because of succession disputes. His weak son Edward, is on his deathbed. Anxious to keep England true to the Reformation, a scheming minister marries off his son, Guildford, to Lady Jane Grey, whom he places on the throne after Edward dies. Once sat atop the throne, the young couple faces the dangers that come with great power.
When a man and woman flirt at a wedding reception, the sexual tension seems spontaneous. The flirtation turns into a night filled with passion and remorse.
Based on the bittersweet story of food writer Nigel Slater's childhood, this memoir is a delicious love letter to the tastes and smells that a young boy associates with his journey into adulthood.
A lively, outspoken single mother in Edinburgh, Scotland, develops an unlikely friendship with a shy cartoonist.
Legendary wizard Merlin (Sam Neill, "Jurassic Park") recounts his many adventures, including his young love for Nimue (Isabella Rossellini, "Suspiria"), the heroic tragedy of Arthur and Guinevere (Lena Headey, HBO's "Game of Thrones") and his battles with Lady Morgan Le Fey (Helena Bonham Carter, "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban") in this star-studded Golden Globe-nominated series.
Highly acclaimed as one of the year's most outstanding movies, THE WINGS OF THE DOVE is a provocative tale of passion, temptation, and greed. Helena Bonham Carter (HOWARDS END) delivers a stunning, award-winning performance as Kate, a beautiful young society woman whose desire for a common journalist (Linus Roache) presents her with an impossible decision: leave him, or marry.
80 years after the outbreak of World War II, this new series follows leading Hollywood actors Helena Bonham Carter, Mark Rylance, Kristin Scott Thomas and Carey Mulligan, as they re-trace the footsteps of their grandparents during that conflict. Combining key moments in history with fresh biographical insights, My Grandparentsâ€™ War reveals the extraordinary impact of war on ordinary people.
To get to know the real man behind the myth, a son begins piecing together a true picture of his father from snippets of amazing stories and magical tales of his youth in this brilliantly fantasticalmovie from the incredible imagination of director Tim Burton.
When a successful advertiser abruptly walks away from his career to become a poet, his path is much more difficult than expected. Based on a novel by George Orwell, this touching drama stars British screen icons Richard E. Grant, Academy Award-nominee Helena Bonham Carter and Julian Wadham.
A turn-of-century British woman is forced to make a life-altering decision when the free-spirited man she met on holiday comes back into her life, right after she becomes engaged to a wealthy Englishman. Starring Helena Bonham-Carter and Daniel Day-Lewis.