The Favourite (2018). Acidic period satire starring Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz and Olivia Colman

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Film review by Jason Day of The Favourite, director Yorgos Lanthimos’ tart period satire starring Olivia Colman as Queen Anne and Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz as her two court confidantes battling for favour. 


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Murder on the Orient Express (2017). A lavish, well-cast but clunkily staged whodunnit remake.

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Film review by Jason Day of Murder on the Orient Express, based on the classic Agatha Christie whodunnit about a murder on the most luxurious train of all, with the great and the good of society amongst the suspects. Starring and directed by Kenneth Branagh.


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The Iron Lady (2011). Film review of the Margaret Thatcher biopic starring Meryl Streep

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Film review by Jason Day of the movie The Iron Lady, starring Meryl Street as British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. Co-starring Jim Broadbent and Olivia Colman.



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