Tag Archive | Imelda Staunton

Film Review & Trailer: Finding Your Feet

Film Review & Trailer: Finding Your Feet

Frances Winston thinks that Finding Your Feet has plenty of warmth and humour and will bring a smile to your face Directed by: Richard Loncraine – Starring: Imelda Staunton, Timothy Spall, Celia Imrie, Joanna Lumley, David Hayman, John Sessions, Josie Lawrence Even if I wrote nothing about this film, one look at the cast list […]

Film: Finding Your Feet | in Irish cinemas 23rd February

Film: Finding Your Feet | in Irish cinemas 23rd February

When ‘Lady’ Sandra Abbott (Imelda Staunton) discovers that her husband of forty years is having an affair with her best friend, she seeks refuge with her estranged, bohemian, older sister, Bif (Celia Imrie). Sandra couldn’t be more different to her outspoken, serial-dating, free-spirited sibling. But it turns out ‘different’ is just what Sandra needs, and […]

Review & Trailer: Pride

Review & Trailer: Pride

Frances Winston takes a look at the hilarious and moving British film, based on a true story Director: Matthew Warchus Starring: Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West, Andrew Scott, George MacKay, Ben Schnetzer, Joseph Gilgun, Freddie Fox, Paddy Considine, Faye Marsay, Jessie Cave, Julie Barclay as Pam A group called the LGSM (Lesbians and Gays […]

Pride: New Film About Gay Pride Activists Supporting 1984 Miners

Pride, a film about gay pride activists who supported British miners’ families in 1984, is due to be released next month. The British film, which won a Queer Palm Award at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival, stars Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West and Paddy Considine (See trailer below). The film is based on a […]

Review & Trailer: Maleficent

Review & Trailer: Maleficent

Frances Winston looks at the impressive new Disney film with a feminist twist Directed by: Robert Stromberg Starring: Angelina Jolie, Sharlto Copley, Elle Fanning, Sam Riley, Imelda Staunton, Juno Temple, Lesley Manville Although I write for a living, I am struggling to find words to articulate how excited everyone I know in the community seems to […]