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FILM REVIEW: My Old Lady

My Old Lady (Israel Horovitz, 2014)

When the opening titles revealed that My Old Lady was directed by its playwright, I had concerns. To my dismay, these were justified. It was so, so, clear that this was meant to be a play and not a film. While long conversations work on stage, on film they can grow tedious, and that was indeed the case here. Continue reading FILM REVIEW: My Old Lady

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FILM REVIEW: The Invisible Woman

The Invisible Woman (Ralph Fiennes, 2013)
charityIn his second directorial outing, Ralph Fiennes brings his adaptation of Claire Tomalin’s book The Invisible Woman to the screen. The title character is eighteen year old Nelly Ternan (Felicity Jones), who has an affair with literary great, Charles Dickens (Ralph Fiennes). Continue reading FILM REVIEW: The Invisible Woman