The Iron Lady (DVD)

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The Iron Lady (DVD)

Two-time Oscar-winner Meryl Streep steps into the role of British prime minister Margaret Thatcher in this biopic from director Phyllida Lloyd (MAMMA ...

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ProGreat lead turn

ConsBoring

Star – Margaret Thatcher Genre – Drama Run Time – minutes Certificate – PG13 Country – U Awards – 2 Oscars Download – Film4 for free Amazon –£ DVD – (£ Blue ray) = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = However much some of you may dislike Margaret Thatcher you would not wish dementia on anyone. At least...

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ProMeryl Streep

ConsPretty much all else

RELEASED: 2011, Cert. PG RUNNING TIME: Approx. 100 mins DIRECTOR: Phyllida Lloyd SCREENPLAY: Abi Morgan PRODUCER: Damian Jones MUSIC: Thomas Newman MAIN CAST:- Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher Alexandra Roach as young Margaret Thatcher Jim Broadbent as Denis Thatcher Harry Lloyd as young Denis...

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“The Iron Lady”

published 12/01/2012

ProThe legendary Meryl Streep who absolutely nails th...

ConsEverything else - clumsy direction, boring script,...

Phyllida Lloyd is a special director. She may even be a unique, one-of-a-kind director. But I mean this as no compliment. With her skills behind the camera, she has managed the almost impossible She made a Meryl Streep movie almost unwatchable. She got away with her clumsy direction in the light...

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“Mrs Thatcher Goes Bananas...”

published 13/01/2013

ProStrong performance from Meryl Streep. As you'd ex...

ConsLittle substance, more interested in casting asper...

"Begin at the beginning then go on till you come to the end: then stop." - Lewis Carroll, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland What is it about the biopic that induces screenwriters to start somewhere near the end, then find some contrived way to kick the story back in time to all the interesting...

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ProHigh-quality acting

ConsSatisfactory storyline and special effects, in som...

Unfortunately, this film in my opinion was no other than disappointing. From the very beginning, it was clear that the film was based upon the dementia that Margaret Thatcher currently struggles with. Therefore, this lead me to believe that the storyline was going to be more interesting and...

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“The Iron Lassie”

published 06/01/2013

ProExcellent portrayal of Margaret Thatcher, historic...

ConsQuite longwinded and at times fails to hold intere...

This film basically charts Margaret Thatcher's rise to fame from her modest beginnings to her rise to Prime Minister. Meryl Streep is a fantastic choice to play Mrs Thatcher and rises to the role in a believable and accurate manner. Jim Broadbent playing her husband is another good performance...

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Two-time Oscar-winner Meryl Streep steps into the role of British prime minister Margaret Thatcher in this biopic from director Phyllida Lloyd (MAMMA MIA!), and screenwriter Abi Morgan (TSUNAMI: THE AFTERMATH, BRICK LANE). Jim Broadbent, Richard E. Grant, and Anthony Head co-star.

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