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My Old Lady

Directed by Israel Horovitz, ba

Starring Kevin Kline, Maggie Smith, Kristin Scott Thomas

sed on his playMaggie Smith is better than the movie, which is oddly American-cum-British-cum French and runs a convenient course to its conclusion.


I never go straight to the point if I can go the most difficult way. Why be simple when you can be complicated? – Kristin Scott Thomas http://ift.tt/1MTJZah

Kristin Scott Thomas

The English Patient or: The Less Desirables Movie of the Week


a/perture cinema, the Official Movie Sponsor of The Less Desirables, presents The Less Desirables Movie of the Week, The English Patient (1996) The film stars: Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche, Willem DeFoe and Kristin Scott Thomas. 650 more words

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My Old Lady (2014)

D: Israel Horovitz / 107m

Cast: Kevin Kline, Maggie Smith, Kristin Scott Thomas, Dominique Pinon, Stéphane Freiss, Noémie Lvovsky, Stéphane De Groodt, Sophie Touitou

When impoverished American Matthias Gold (Kline) inherits a Paris apartment from his late father, he has no idea that his plan to sell the apartment for several million euros will be stalled by the presence of Mathilde Girard (Smith), the woman who has lived there as a kind of sitting tenant ever since the death of her husband forty years before (she’s now ninety-two). 1,030 more words


Kristin Scott Thomas: English style is ‘terrible’, ‘everyone is orange’

Kristin Scott Thomas is arguably one of England’s finest actresses. Too bad she’s spent much of the past thirty years living in France and mostly making French films. 247 more words


The Kitchen Boy: A Novel of the Last Tsar

Drawing from decades of work, travel, and research in Russia, Robert Alexander (R.D. Zimmerman) re-creates the tragic, perennially fascinating story of the final days of Nicholas and Alexandra Romanov, as seen through the eyes of their young kitchen boy, Leonka. 391 more words