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Movie Review: Quartet

Movie Review: Quartet

  by Lizzie Pyle

Adapted by Ronald Harwood from his 1999 play, Quartet tells the story of a fabulously talented group of retired opera singers, who are gearing up for their annual concert that will raise funds to keep the ridiculously beautiful retirement [...]

Tags: Maggie Smith, Billy Connolly, Dustin Hoffman, Entertainment/Culture, Gwyneth Jones, Hedsor House, movie review, news, Quartet, Ronald Harwood, Sheridan Smith, Tom Courtenay
56th BFI LFF Review- Quartet

56th BFI LFF Review- Quartet

  by Lizzie Pyle

Quartet, just received its UK premiere at the London Film Festival. Dame Maggie Smith stars in this bittersweet story about the pathos of reaching the end of a career, and of life. Adapted by Ronald Harwood from his 1999 play, It tells [...]

Tags: Maggie Smith, BFI London Film Festival, Billy Connolly, Dustin Hoffman, Entertainment, Entertainment/Culture, news, Quartet, Sheridan Smith, the London Film Festival
‘Dustin The Dynamo Director’ at London Film Festival

‘Dustin The Dynamo Director’ at London Film Festival

  by Lizzie Pyle

GLAM chatted to some of the cast, and the (charming) director of Quartet. This fantastic directorial debut for Dustin Hoffman opened at the London Film Festival yesterday, and I loved it! Dustin, tell us about the difference from being [...]

Tags: Maggie Smith, American Express Company, BFI London Film Festival, Dustin Hoffman, Entertainment/Culture, Glam Meets, news, Pauline Collins, Quartert, Sheridan Smith, the London Film Festival
Movie Review: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Movie Review: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

  by Lizzie Pyle

Director John Madden's The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is taken from Deborah Moggach's novel of the same name.  It follows a group of British OAPs (the cream of our British talent) who, for various reasons, decide to "outsource" their [...]

Tags: Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, Celia Imrie, Deborah Moggach, Dev Patel, Entertainment/Culture, India, John Madden, Judi Dench, movie review, Penelope Wilton, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Tom Wilkinson
Debbie Harry's Lorgnette Lust

Debbie Harry's Lorgnette Lust

  by Amy Hopkinson

Cover fashion reports....Debbie Harry is desperate to own a lorgnette. As the front woman of punk group Blondie, the 65-year-old singer-songwriter has become known for her fashion-forward outfits and daring stage attire. But her [...]

Tags: Maggie Smith, Blondie, Debbie Harry, Entertainment/Culture, eyewear, Glasses, Lorgnette, Music, Punk, Singers