The Iron Lady
//Features

The PopMatters Fall Movie Preview - December 2011 | 22 Sep 2011 // 10:56 PM

If we are to believe history, the majority of this year's Best Picture Nominees will come from among this eclectic list, featuring two films from the great Steven Spielberg.

//Columns

Tomorrow Belongs to Her: The Art That Rose Against Thatcher | 2 Jun 2013 // 5:15 PM

Margaret Thatcher is dead, yet her influence is stronger than ever. What lessons can be drawn from the cultural response to Thatcherism, and can they be applied again?

//Reviews

The Reason We Go to Movies: 'The Iron Lady' | 2 May 2012 // 5:00 PM

Meryl Streep is her usual majestic self, but have all her movies turned into mere shrines to her brilliance?

'The Iron Lady' Is Historical Mush | 29 Dec 2011 // 9:00 PM

Meryl Streep’s performance as Margaret Thatcher is well honed, but it can’t save this doddering, amateurish spectacle.

//Blogs

The Olden Globes | 16 Jan 2012 // 2:00 AM

Once again, the members of the Hollywood Foreign Press have spoken - and confused the awards season conversation all over again.

//News

Streep sees something of herself in ‘Iron Lady’ Thatcher’s resolve | 9 Feb 2012 // 2:35 AM

NEW YORK — At night after she finished the day’s shooting of “The Iron Lady” in London, Meryl Streep would undergo a kind of ritual.

In ‘The Iron Lady,’ Streep demonstrates the art of embodying someone else | 13 Jan 2012 // 2:35 AM

PHILADELPHIA — In “The Iron Lady,” Meryl Streep IS Margaret Thatcher. Not only does the actress — renowned for her command of accents — get the combative cadences

//Mixed media
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'Staircase' Is Gay in a Melancholy Way

// Short Ends and Leader

"Unfairly cast aside as tasteless during its time for its depiction of homosexuality, Staircase is a serious film in need of a second critical appraisal.

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