Articles tagged hugh laurie

Hugh Laurie: Didn’t It Rain

If nothing else, this collection of NOLA-inspired rhythm and soul covers proves how great taste the actor has in music. Better yet is the fact that he and his band can pull it all off with both ability and proficiency.

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Hugh Laurie Sings the Blues on the BBC

Hugh Laurie musically performed two tracks from his forthcoming album.

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26 May 2009 // 10:00 PM

Jeeves and Wooster

Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie are a perfect pair as the beloved and hilarious Jeeves & Wooster in this eight disc, complete series set.

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30 Mar 2009 // 5:09 AM

‘Monsters’ voice role a first for Reese Witherspoon

Animation offers a world of different challenges for actors. Tools like body movement, facial expressions and hand gestures are no longer available to sell a

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30 Mar 2009 // 5:07 AM

‘Monsters vs. Aliens’ tops weekend box office

The 3-D animated film “Monsters vs. Aliens” was easily the top draw at U.S. movie theaters this weekend, bringing in some $58.2 million through Sunday

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27 Mar 2009 // 6:00 AM

Monsters vs. Aliens

Monsters vs. Aliens is both a spoof and celebration of mid-century creature features, offering positive, if well-worn, "messages for the kids."

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The Secret Policeman’s Balls

The seemingly smutty and initially baffling title is the collective moniker for a series of Amnesty International benefit concerts, held in London.

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23 Feb 2009 // 10:30 AM

Viewers tend to stick with the predictable

On the surface, Gregory House and Patrick Jane have little in common. One is a pill-popping, emotionally crippled doctor with the worst bedside manner since

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2 Feb 2009 // 3:15 AM

House: 100th Episode

Dr. Miller's decision to choose selfish fulfillment over the greater good somehow instigates small epiphanies for the rest of House's team.

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7 Oct 2008 // 11:00 PM

Alfresco

The inconsistent early '80s British comedy sketch show, while not quite an embarrassment to all concerned, is of interest only to fans of the actors or '80s comedy completists.

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29 Sep 2008 // 11:00 PM

House, M.D.: Season Four

How much change is enough? Elementary, my dear Wilson.

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16 Sep 2008 // 3:00 AM

House

House has proven an unusually zeitgeisty phenomenon: in an era of milky American evangelism, it is unquestioningly anti-religious.

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14 May 2008 // 5:48 AM

British actors, comedians and writers Hugh Laurie and Stephen Fry have been friends and colleagues for many years. As the comedy team of Fry and

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11 Apr 2008 // 2:36 AM

Street Kings

In Street Kings, Tom (Keanu Reeves) is puffy and surly, Neo if he hadn't met Trinity, Neo unsaved.

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High Redefinition: The 30 Best TV Shows of 2007

In memoriam of a TV season cut down before its prime time, PopMatters staff celebrates the Top 30 TV Shows of 2007. Some are old favorites. Others have barely made their impression felt. But at a time when all broadcast fortunes are up in the air, they definitely deserve the recognition.

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25 Sep 2007 // 3:01 AM

House

Hugh Laurie's outstandingly charismatic Dr. Greg House doth bestride the increasingly narrow-minded world of network television like a contemporary Colossus.

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23 Aug 2007 // 11:00 PM

House, M.D. - Season Three

Through clever writing, first rate acting, and an unrelenting subversive humor House, M.D. remains one of the finest hours on network television.

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22 Aug 2007 // 7:07 AM

Hugh Laurie BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.—This coming season on network television, the sun will never set on what remains of the British empire. While English,

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27 Jul 2007 // 3:34 AM

Changes are afoot at “House.” (Spoiler alert: Don’t read on if you don’t want a few clues about the upcoming season of “House.”)

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Net-Works: The Best TV of 2006

You won't have to look far along your television dial to discover the Top TV picks from PopMatters staff. From 20 upward, each entry represents the boob tube at its best.

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

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"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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