The Father

M, 97 minutes 4 Stars Review by © Jane Freebury   The commanding presence, the sonorous voice and the glint of mischief in his eye make this father compelling to watch, even while he is succumbing to dementia. Anthony Hopkins is very well suited for the role of an ageing man, a former engineer, in… Continue reading The Father

French Exit

M, 113 minutes 3 Stars   Review by © Jane Freebury       In this glamorous, gloomy comedy that is the perfect showcase for the talents of Michelle Pfeiffer, a Manhattanite sells up and leaves for France with her adult son in tow. Once a stellar socialite, Francis Price (Pfeiffer), a widow 12 years,… Continue reading French Exit