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Saint Frances

new and ongoing cinema releases, US/Can, Mar 13
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movies by or about women opening US/Can Mar 13
Betty Gilpin costars in The Hunt; more… [This post is for Patreon patrons only for the first month.]
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new and ongoing cinema releases, UK/Ire, Mar 11–13
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movies by or about women opening UK/Ire Mar 11–13
Philippa Lowthorpe directs and Rebecca Frayn and Gaby Chiappe write Misbehaviour, starring Jessie Buckley and Keira Knightley; more… [This post is for Patreon patrons only for the first month.]
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new and ongoing dvd/blu/vod releases, US/Can, Mar 10–13
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new and ongoing dvd/blu/vod releases, UK/Ire, Mar 09–15
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I’m on BBC World Service’s “The Arts Hour” again, today, Saturday, March 14th
Topics under discussion include movies Misbehaviour and True History of the Kelly Gang, political satire and historical fiction, and more.
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My Darling Vivian documentary review: from ardent lover to cold hard Cash (#SXSW2020)
Nascent celebrity culture and the myth of the artist’s muse are skewered by the tale of Johnny Cash’s first wife, Vivian Liberto, told by her daughters and a trove of vintage photos and love letters.
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Saint Frances movie review: there will be blood — deal with it [pictured]
Taboo-busting laugh-until-you-cry tale dares to speak of oft-unspoken matters of women’s lives. So very necessary to open up the range of women’s experiences seen as baseline. I love this movie.
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