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Hope Springs | Review

When Meryl Streep’s character calls her 31st wedding anniversary an “off-year” at the beginning of Hope Springs, she means more than the odd number of years she’s been married to Tommy Lee Jones’ character. She’s talking about the entire...


New on DVD: The Iron Lady and Into the Abyss | Blog

Both The Iron Lady and Into the Abyss arrive today on DVD. The Iron Lady, which helped Meryl Streep win her long-awaited third Academy Award, was an engaging look at one of the 20th Century’s greatest conservative political leaders. The biopic...


The Iron Lady | Review

“We shall stand on principle or we will not stand at all,” Margaret Thatcher (Meryl Streep) states late in the new film, The Iron Lady. The movie- which explores the life of the masterful former prime minister of England—attempts to show the...