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Hyde Park on the Hudson (2012)

Enjoyable if you like either the subject matter or the actors involved.  I hope to see Elizabeth Marvel get a breakout moment in the sun soon.

Rating: Good (2)


This review originally appeared on the Santa Fe Film Festival Website.

FDR Confidential, by Joanna Smith

An indecorous peek at the personal life of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, “Hyde Park on Hudson” may tarnish the FDR image for some. 472 more words

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“Even though I tire of these hot dog stories, let’s go to a pre-WWII meeting at Hyde Park NY and the home of President FDR.” 720 more words

Hyde Park on Hudson quick movie review

I wouldn’t call Hyde Park on Hudson a riveting film, but it’s certainly watchable. It’s full of lots of fun and interesting performances, particularly from its leads: Bill Murray (as President Franklin Roosevelt), Laura Linney (FDR’s cousin, Daisy), Olivia Colman (as Queen Elizabeth – Movies and shows featuring Olivia Colman just keeps… 176 more words

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Hyde Park on Hudson

This is a story about a Presidential affair. Laura Linney is President FDR’s distant cousin, she meets up with FDR and have a tawdry love affair. 81 more words


Review: Le Week-End (2013)

Le Week-End marks somewhat of a return to smarts for director Roger Michell. After helming two disappointments in a row (the mildly entertaining Morning Glory and the dreary Hyde Park On Hudson), Michell reteams with regular screenwriter and friend Hanif Kureishi for their third feature collaboration and an altogether richer affair. 394 more words


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Are there any great comedians left who haven’t turned to drama?

I ask this question sometime after grumbling my way through Hyde Park on Hudson… 332 more words

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