Kenneth Branagh’s thriller survives the years as cool nonsense

Although he had started very strong with ‘Enrique V’, winner of an Oscar and nominated for best director, Kenneth Branagh decided to take the pressure off himself in his second feature film and grab a script from the always interesting Scott Frank. The result, ‘To die yet’, was a thriller of the highest level which, … Read more

We quit our jobs to convert the train from Branagh’s Murder on the Orient Express into a tearoom – nonenglishfeed

In early 2019, Bassenthwaite Lake Station in Cumbria was in ruins and Di and Simon Parums were working regular nine to five jobs in health and safety. Fast forward two years and the pair have given up their jobs, having almost entirely restored the station to its former glory – and there’s a rather large … Read more

There’s a Marvel Easter Egg Hidden in Kenneth Branagh’s ‘Belfast’

Living in the age of the Marvel Cinematic Universe means your favorite superheroes can pop up anywhere in the multiverse — including prestige awards dramas set in the 1960s. That’s precisely what happens in Kenneth Branagh’s “Belfast,” which saw a triumphant premiere at the Toronto Film Festival on Sunday night. The emotional, loosely autobiographical project … Read more