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Film Review: The King's Speech

Plot: Not destined to sit on the throne, “Bertie” (eventually King George IV) deals with his stammer in private, employing a speech therapist. While adopting unusual techniques, Lionel quickly becomes a friend, speaking things to the prince no one else would dare and helping him see his own worth. 474 more words


The Wobbly World of Movie Musicals

When it was recently announced that Cats, the smash-hit 80’s dance-ical was headed for the big screen, musical fans everywhere began speculating whether the new  1,251 more words


The Danish Girl Review

So I watched The Danish Girl…

It’s been a chaotic couple of months. There  were several movies that I planned on seeing in the cinema that I missed out on – this movie being one of them. 845 more words

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Tom Hooper Developing CATS Movie

Tom Hooper is currently planning to develop a CATS movie based on the music. He’s currently exploring whether to do the film entirely in CGI, entirely in live-action or a combination of both ala Jon Favreau’s hit  99 more words


Tom Hooper to Direct 'Cats' Movie for Universal

Tom Hooper will direct and produce a movie adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical “Cats” for Universal and Working Title.

Producers are Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner for Working Title along with Debra Hayward and Hooper. 166 more words


The Danish Girl - a review

It’s a bit late to write about this film but I still want to do this review. It’s nagging my the back of my mind – I. 831 more words

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The Danish Girl

Danish Girl, The (2015)
★★★ / ★★★★

“The Danish Girl,” directed by Tom Hooper, is a classy, heartfelt, and beautifully told story about a person, biologically male, who is born in the wrong body. 546 more words

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