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“Elle Fanning… delights with a performance of scheming flirtatiousness. Given the circumstances, it’s a catalyst for disaster.”

Wayward Wolf.

Director Sofia Coppola’s The Beguiled is a simple tale based upon Thomas Cullinan’s novel, set during the American Civil War, deep in the Confederate state of Virginia. 502 more words

Righteousness and humidity

Yankee Corporal John McBurney (Colin Farrell) is found wounded in the Virginia woods by schoolgirl Amy (Oona Laurence) and brought to Miss Martha Farnsworth’s Seminary for Young Ladies. 129 more words

Ep 51: Dunkirk, Dr Who and Summer Roundup

We’re back! Taking a break from the rigid format, we delve into anything and everything from Dr Who casting, to Tarantino tackling the Manson Family, to the intense but brilliant The Handmaid’s Tale. 21 more words

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TGL Round-Up: Game of Thrones Breaks Ratings Record, R Kelly Denies Cult Accusations, Disney Confirms Dumbo Remake Cast

Game of Thrones smashed television records on its return to the silver screen on Sunday evening, reeling in a stunning 10.9 million live viewers before pulling in an additional 6 million through streaming. 139 more words


The Beguiled (2017)

An open question lies at the heart of The Beguiled and it’s a simple one… who, precisely, *is* the beguiled in Sofia Coppola’s story? Come the conclusion, you may not have reached a simple answer. 1,085 more words


The Beguiled

Handsome blue-belly found injured in wood

Beguiles headmistress and her all-girls brood


“Edwina,” says the eponymous head of the Miss Martha Farnsworth Seminary for Young Ladies (Nicole Kidman) to her obedient teacher (Kirsten Dunst), “bring me the anatomy book.” Cue the Eastenders doofs. 497 more words