Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason

Starring: Renée Zellweger, Hugh Grant, Colin Firth, Jim Broadbent, Gemma Jones, Jacinda Barrett, Shirley Henderson, Sally Phillips, James Callis Directed by: Beeban Kidron R. 107 mins An unnecessary continuation that loses the charm of the first film in it’s silly gags and implausible plotting. Four weeks after the first film left off, we find Bridget and…

Love Actually (2003)

Starring: Alan Rickman, Colin Firth, Keira Knightley, Bill Nighy, Emma Thompson, Hugh Grant, Laura Linney, Liam Neeson, Martine McCutcheon, Billy Bob Thornton, Rowan Atkinson, Andrew Lincoln, Martin Freeman, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rodrigo Santoro, Thomas Sangster Directed by: Richard Curtis R. 135 mins * * 1/2

About A Boy (2002)

Starring: Hugh Grant, Nicholas Hoult, Toni Collette, Rachel Weisz Directed by: Chris & Paul Weitz PG-13. 101 mins. A highly engaging and touching British dramedy. The film centers around shallow Will (Hugh Grant) – a man who considers himself to be an island. He does nothing, has no job, no prospects — he just sits…

Bridget Jones’ Diary (2001)

Starring: Renée Zellweger, Hugh Grant, Colin Firth, Jim Broadbent, Gemma Jones, Embeth Davidtz, Shirley Henderson, Sally Phillips, James Callis Directed by: Sharon Maguire PG-13. 94 mins A terrific British rom-com that doesn’t quite capture the biting humour of Helen Fielding’s bestselling novel, but still succeeds thanks to Zellweger’s unabashed performance. The story, narrated by a witty…