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Period film: Selma (2014)

“Unflinching” is a word that can be used to describe quite a few of the film releases of late 2014/early 2015, and Selma is among them. 479 more words

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MONDAY FEBRUARY 16, 2015 **** "MR. TURNER " **** directed by MIKE LEIGH with TIMOTHY SPALL, DOROTHY ATKINSON

SPOILER ALERT !!! IT IS NOT  A                                                                                                                                                                                  A  FILM ABOUT  TED TURNER

Romantic Drama

The Imitation Game: Movie Review

This movie had a one-liner reputation as a “gay movie,” and though it did tackle that crucial part of Alan Turing’s life, that description did not do it justice. 490 more words

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Period film: The Theory of Everything

Jane Wilde (Felicity Jones) is a student at Cambridge in the 1960s, studying literature.

One day, at a party, she meets Stephen Hawking (Eddie Redmayne) – a student of science with a world view completely different from her own. 407 more words

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Period film: Belle (2013)

Dido (Gugu Mbatha-Raw) is the daughter of Sir John Lindsay, a captain of the British Royal Navy. Her mother is an African woman enslaved in the West Indies. 527 more words

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keira knightley | the lady in gowns

«I find more interesting roles for women in period pieces. I do personally like watching period films; I think you can really get lost in the fantasy of them.»

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