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A Room with a View (1985)

Film review: A Room with a View (1985), directed by James Ivory Based upon a novel by E.M. Forster, A Room with …

Gosford Park (2001)

Film review: Gosford Park (2001), directed by Robert Altman I remember trying to watch this film a few years ago – primarily …

Tea with Mussolini (1999)

Film review: Tea with Mussolini (1999), directed by Franco Zeffirelli Tea with Mussolini follows a group of ex-pat women (Cher, Judi Dench, …

Downton Abbey: Series 3 (2012)

TV series review: Downton Abbey: Series 3 (2012), written by Julian Fellowes It’s good to be back at Downton. And it’s going …

Downton Abbey: Series 2 (2011)

TV series review: Downton Abbey: Series 2 (2011) Series one ended with a war being declared on Germany. Series two picks up …

Downton Abbey: Series 1 (2010)

TV series review: Downton Abbey: Series 1 (2010), written by Julian Fellowes This is very much overdue, but never the less, good …

Keeping Mum (2005)

Film review: Keeping Mum (2005), directed by Niall Johnson Some time in the Past, Rosie Jones (Emilia Fox) is a nice, young …

From Time to Time (2009)

Film review: From Time to Time (2009), directed by Julian Fellowes If this costume drama feels familiar, it’s because it’s a mixture …