Advantages: The legendary Meryl Streep who absolutely nails this role Disadvantages: Everything else - clumsy direction, boring script, a completely unsatisfactory look at the leader
...upbeat ABBA songs. With ?The Iron Lady,? Lloyd doesn?t have the Swedish pop group to fall back on, as she is left alone with the legendary actress in a narrative that really should have gripped the audience. Margaret Thatcher, no matter what your opinion may be, was the first female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, a milestone further boosted by the fact that she served a whopping ten and a half...
Advantages: Well researched & well written Disadvantages: None for me
...The Lady of the Rivers is the third book in Philippa Gregory's Cousin's War series, set throughout the War of the Roses. The first two are the White Queen about Elizabeth Woodville, wife of Edward IV and mother of the Princes in the Tower; and The Red Queen about Lady Margaret Beaufort, mother of Henry VII.
The Lady of the Rivers is all about Jacquetta, the mother of Elizabeth Woodville...
...with dementia and so should know better. You don?t even get to keep the memories of your loved ones in your final years and no one deserves that.
Because of that illness Britain?s first woman Prime Minister suffered there is no doubt that ?weakness? was taken into account when this film was put together. I wouldn?t say the film was particular kind or in admiration of the Iron lady but it isn?t the hatchet...
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