Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Ralph Fiennes

  • The Dig unearths an Anglo Saxon treasure

    The Dig unearths an Anglo Saxon treasure

    The Dig is based on a true story about the excavation of an Anglo Saxon era ship from a mound on an English manor. The site was Sutton Hoo. The story is set in 1938 against the background of impending war. It’s on Netflix.

  • Watch This: Trailer for Official Secrets

    Watch This: Trailer for Official Secrets

    Official Secrets tells the story of British whistleblower Katherine Gun (Keira Knightley) who leaked information about illegal government activities before the Iraq war. Her efforts didn’t prevent the war, but perhaps the film can instruct future whistleblowers in how to get it right.

  • Watch the Trailer for The Invisible Woman

    Watch the Trailer for The Invisible Woman

    Coming in December, The Invisible Woman stars Ralph Fiennes as Charles Dickens. Fiennes also directed the film. The title character is Nelly Ternan (Felicity Jones), a young actress whom Dickens met at the height of his fame and had a secret affair with. The costume drama also stars Kristin Scott Thomas, Tom Hollander, Michelle Fairley […]