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Sounds Familiar

“I only have a little neck. So it will be the work of a moment.” – Anne Boleyn (Claire Foy), Wolf Hall on Masterpiece



Run time: 103mins

Director: Jon Stewart

Cast: Gael Garcia Bernal, Kim Bodnia, Claire Foy, Dimitri Leonidas, Shohreh Aghdashloo

Synopsis:  This adaptation tells the true story of Iranian Canadian journalist, Maziar Bahari, who was detained in Iran in 2009 while attempting to cover the presidential election. 457 more words

Wolf Hall Review Part 1: Cardinal Virtue

This is the first of my three-part review of Wolf-Hall, which aired from 21st of January to the 25th of February in the UK. It began airing on the 5th of April in the United States and will on the 11th of April in Australia. 1,025 more words


The Real Tudors: Kings and Queens Rediscovered (National Portrait Gallery)

This week I went to the National Portrait Gallery to see the The Real Tudors: Kings and Queens Rediscovered. This exhibition has the most complete display of Tudor portraits ever assembled in one place, which appears to means the most Tudor portraits in both overall volume and in terms of the number of royals shown. 1,259 more words


Wolf Hall

(BBC, 2015)

To begin with, I liked it. Quite a lot. Four stars. Out of five (it wasn’t perfect). The opening minutes are especially hamstrung by clunky history-lesson dialogue, for which I recognise the need, though the sense of being chaperoned by a script has rarely been stronger. 1,296 more words

Pink V: Dream Casting

This post was written by Miss Eliza of Strange and Random Happenstance.

If there is one man in all of Lauren’s books whom I want to sweep me off my feet, I cannot deny that it’s Turnip Fitzhugh. 558 more words

Lauren Willig