Kenneth Branagh returns to Shakespeare for his latest feature.
Tag: Judi Dench
Orientalism is alive and well in Stephen Frears’s Victoria & Abdul
Judi Dench stars as Queen Victoria, riling the Royal Court with her new Indian pal.
Reader’s Agenda Thu 11/28: Thanksgiving Parade, Philomena, and Miracle on Wells Street
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Thursday, November 28
Jia Zhang-ke, Alexander Payne, Stephen Frears, and the rest of this week’s screenings
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
Nuns are no fun in Philomena
Philomena stars Judi Dench as a Catholic single mother who was stripped of her child.
The bi who loved me
James Bond in Skyfall: man’s man, ladies’ man, or a little of both?
007 hits the big 5-0
In Skyfall, James Bond ponders the future and the past
Edgar Allan Poe, Lucian Pintilie, and other keywords
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s Reader
Now Playing: My Week With Marilyn
Michelle Williams stars as Marilyn Monroe in this British drama, screening as part of the Chicago International Film Festival.