Shirley

Regina King and Lucas Hedges in Shirley. Image courtesy Netflix

M, 118 minutes Netflix 3 Stars Review by © Jane Freebury The groundswell for civil rights was growing in 1972 but it took a Black American woman, a teacher from Brooklyn, to galvanise the mood for change when she pressed ahead with her campaign for president. This is a remarkable true story with much to… Continue reading Shirley

Shirley

A convoluted, eerie psychological drama about reclusive writer of gothic horror   M, 107 minutes Palace Electric 4 Stars Review by © Jane Freebury   When the actor Elisabeth Moss appears on screen, it’s often as a character to be reckoned with. In this atmospheric, convoluted psychological drama about the life of American horror and… Continue reading Shirley