Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Gemma Arterton

  • Rogue Agent, based on a true story

    Rogue Agent, based on a true story

    Rogue Agent is based loosely on the true story of Robert Freegard. Freegard was a British conman who bilked women out of their money by pretending to be an MI5 agent. There are some minor spoilers ahead.

  • Review: Summerland

    Review: Summerland

    Summerland tells a lesbian love story that segues into a tale about how the British protected their children from the Blitz during World War II. You feel the female gaze in this story, which was written and directed by Jessica Swale.

  • Review: Their Finest

    Review: Their Finest

    Their Finest tells the story of Catrin Cole (Gemma Arterton) who struggles to write the script for a British propaganda film about World War II while living in London during the blitz.

  • Watch This: Trailer for Their Finest

    Watch This: Trailer for Their Finest

    Their Finest is a female driven story about a World War II script writer. Gemma Arterton plays copywriter Catrin Cole, who lands a job writing women’s dialogue for war films at a British ministry.