Tag Archive: Rachel Weisz

The Favorite (2018)

The Favorite (2018) In retrospect, the byzantine social milieu of the early 18th-century court of Queen Anne (Olivia Colman) is a good fit for the stylistic peccadilloes of Greek provocateur Yorgos Lanthimos. Much… Continue reading

The Mummy (2017)

The Mummy (2017) Welcome to a New World of Gods and Monsters Ever since the late Boris Karloff portrayed the bandaged ghoul in 1932, the character of The Mummy has been an iconic… Continue reading

The Light Between Oceans (2016)

The Light Between Oceans (2016) Love demands everything A sweeping period romance adapted from the pages of M. L. Stedman’s 2012 novel, also titled The Light Between Oceans, this good ol’ fashioned weepie… Continue reading

Youth (2015)

Youth (2015) On a holiday retreat in the Swiss Alps, orchestra composer and conductor Fred Ballinger (Michael Caine) is being urged out of retirement to play his ‘Simple Songs’ for Queen Elizabeth II… Continue reading