Posts Tagged ‘vanessa redgrave’

Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool

Annette Bening and Jamie Bell pour their hearts into their performances in this portrait of a real May-November romance between a faded Hollywood icon and her young beau.


A masterpiece of mood that subverts expectations of explosive moments and steadily simmers under your skin.

British Film Focus

The BAFTA nominations have been released and it's slim pickings for British films out in the coming month. Plus, some plot details for The Hobbit 2 and 3.


Ralph Fiennes' grandiose, modernistic adaptation of the little-known Shakespeare play didn't get as much attention as it deserved.

Coming to DVD & Blu-ray Feb. 7

William Shakespeare is questioned as a fraud in "Anonymous" and later this week, Bella and Edward return in "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part One."


In some ways, crafting a fantasy out of the life of an artist is the ultimate tribute to his creativity. True or not, "Anonymous" is a ripping good story.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Venus

"Venus" — Peter O’Toole’s Oscar-nominated turn as a rogue in repose — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

Letters to Juliet

“Letters to Juliet” is a unique creature, as it is a romantic comedy that doesn’t fall into the usual ruts associated with the genre.