Tag Archives: Judi Dench

Skyfall – Bond is back on form

Daniel Craig has achieved something rather astonishing with Skyfall, the latest in the 50-year old Bond franchise: he has completely filled the shoes of James Bond. Although, it’s fair to say, he has had to do a fair amount of … Continue reading

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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel – does what it says on the tin but adds in a little bit extra

Should you take a trip to see The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel this weekend, it’s more than likely that you’ll know what to expect. When a selection of Britain’s most famous acting treasures, not to mention a couple of dames, … Continue reading

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My Week with Marilyn – like bathing in a bath of champagne bubbles

In 1956, Marilyn Monroe spent a week in Britain filming The Prince and the Showgirl opposite Laurence Olivier, who was also the film’s director. During that week, Marilyn, newly wed to playwright Arthur Miller, was looked after by the director’s … Continue reading

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