Browsing All posts tagged under »Jim Broadbent«

Bridget Jones’ Baby

September 26, 2016


Bridget Jones’ Baby – What a dilemma Bridget (Renee Zellweger), who has not lost any of her adorable, winning ways, has after turning 43 – choosing between two irresistible, delicious guys. Is smiling, sexy Jack (Patrick Dempsey) or serious, sexy Mark (Colin Firth) her baby daddy? Add to that a real problem – she has […]

The Lady In The Van

March 4, 2016


The Lady In The Van – Very British movie, somewhat odd, slightly bizarre and the fact that it’s true or mostly true makes it rather remarkable. For 15 years, a closeted writer, Alan Bennett (Alex Jennings) allows this weird lady, Mary Shepherd (Maggie Smith), to park her van in his driveway. She lives in the […]

Eddie The Eagle

February 27, 2016


Eddie The Eagle – From the time he was a small boy, Eddie Edwards (Taron Egerton) dreamed of being an Olympian. Hampered with a bad leg and terrible vision, he was the clumsiest, least graceful athlete around. But he had a dream and his mom (Jo Hartley) believed in him, so no matter how ridiculed […]


November 27, 2015


Brooklyn – In the 1950’s a young Irish girl Eilise (Soarse Ronan) is sent to Brooklyn for a better life. Shy and timid at first, she’s desperately homesick for her family and Ireland. She soon makes friends with the other women who live together with her in a boardinghouse. Then along comes Tony (Emory Cohen), […]

Le Weekend

April 20, 2014


Le Weekend – Nick (Jim Broadbent) and Meg (Lindsay Duncan) are in Paris to celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary. Right away, I got the feeling that Meg was in a manic stage of bi-polarism, and Nick kind of mentions it sometime later. She chooses a luxury hotel to stay in, and runs out on the […]