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Their Finest

April 25, 2017


Their Finest – Set in 1940s London, it’s a very 1940’s movie. The Ministry of War Department wants an authentic movie made, partly to inspire their troops and country; partly to enlist America’s help. Authentic was described as “real life with the boring cut out.” Catrin Cole (Gemma Atherton) gets hired as a scriptwriter at […]

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

March 7, 2015


The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel – Sonny (Dev Patel) is still his jubilant, distrustful, slapdash self. He and Mrs. Donnelly ( Maggie Smith) want to expand into another hotel. His fiancée (Tena Desae) wants his attention. The regulars – Douglas (Bill Nighy); Evelyn (Judi Dench); Madge (Celia Imrie); Norman (Ronald Pickup); Carol (Diana Hardcastle): […]

About Time

November 10, 2013


About Time – A delightful British romantic comedy with a quirky family.  Tim Lake (Domhnall Gleeson) finds out on his 21st birthday that all the men in his family can time travel.  There are restrictions but overall they can go back and change the outcome of things.  How cool is that?  Tim is a dorky, […]

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

May 28, 2012


The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel – The name just conjures up deliciousness and the movie delivers with a stellar cast of mainly British actors, including Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, Celia Imrie, Penelope Wilton.   A widow, a retired couple or two, a displaced housekeeper needing a hip replacement, and a couple others in their […]