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Missed Movies of 2010, Part 2: Life During Wartime to Wild Grass
31 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM
In our second half of 2010's overlooked offerings, we champion West Virginia 'white' trash, a mafia musical, the goriest (and goofiest) spring break ever, a trip to a town called Panic, and one unfairly dismissed, should have been an Oscar nominee mainstream hit from Ben Affleck.
The Best Female Film Performances of 2010
4 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM
The ladies really lit up the big screen, delivering the kind of brilliant acting work that makes picking a mere 20 that much more difficult, let alone unearthing a clear number one.
Politicking with 'Made in Dagenham''s Miranda Richardson
18 Nov 2010 // 4:00 PM
Miranda Richardson discusses this season's premiere feminism-themed film about the real-life strike at the UK Ford plant that challenged and changed British laws on equal pay. Just how far have we come since 1968 in the fight for gender equality in the workplace?
'Made in Dagenham's Message Is Served With a Dollop of Sugar and Zest
11 Apr 2011 // 4:59 PM
The film is so big-hearted and amiable its simplifications and liberties become almost welcome, a sort of idealized world where injustices are resolved easily with optimistic pluck.
'Made in Dagenham' Is Adorable British Pluck
18 Nov 2010 // 10:40 PM
Mired amid the melodrama and simplistic characterizations is a hardnosed nub of a story about workers' and women's rights, one rarely seen in movies anymore.
''Made in Dagenham' finds the funny in labor strike
5 Jan 2011 // 8:00 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Nigel Cole is best known in the United States for the Helen Mirren comedy "Calendar Girls," in which proper British ladies shock the establishment