Posts Tagged ‘Janet McTeer’

Review: The Exception

— by RON WILKINSON — There are love stories set in wartime, and there are war stories with love affairs. It is a rare film that succeeds in combining a nail-biting spy story with one of redemption through self-sacrifice. This movie does it by combining an ambivalent German SS captain wit[...]

Review: Hannah Arendt

— by BEV QUESTAD — Sometimes my high school students ask, “What is evil?” Is it a lack of social conscience or a desire to harm others? Is evil behavior a brain malfunction or mental disorder? Is evil itself an invasion of the devil or a regression to bloodthirsty animalistic surviva[...]

Under Review: ‘Albert Nobbs’

— by ADAM DALE — “Albert Nobbs” is a story that takes place in the 19th century where Albert Nobbs (Glenn Close) works as a butler in a Morrison’s Hotel. Intensely shy, he does his job and never draws attention to himself. The secret is that Albert isn’t a man at all, but[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘The Woman in Black’ (Teaser Version)

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Here’s a look at Daniel Radcliffe’s first post-Harry Potter film . The movie — titled “The Woman in Black” — is about a young lawyer who travels to a remote English town to sort out a recently-deceased client’s papers. While settling his fo[...]