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Maggie, actually – The Iron Lady review

The Iron Lady – Starring Meryl Streep, Jim Broadbent and Olivia Colman. Directed by Phyllida Lloyd. Rated M. By Simon Miraudo. You can always trust a good old fashioned biopic to sand down the edges of history’s most complex and interesting characters. Phyllida Lloyd‘s The Iron Lady simplifies, distorts, and grossly misrepresents the tenure of […]

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Trailer Debut: The Iron Lady

The trailer for the Maggie Thatcher biopic The Iron Lady – starring Meryl Streep – has debuted online, and it looks set to be the funniest, wackiest Richard Curtis comedy yet! OK, it’s not a comedy, nor is it directed by Richard Curtis. However, this first glimpse of the Phyllida Lloyd-helmed film suggests a crossing between The King’s Speech […]

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Poster Debut: The Iron Lady

The poster for Phyllida Lloyd‘s The Iron Lady has debuted online. The film stars Meryl Streep as former British PM Margaret Thatcher, who, as you see in the poster, dealt with a debilitating head-flesh eating disease. OK, there probably won’t be anything about the flesh-eating disease in the flick, but we figure the woman’s life is […]

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Teaser Debut: The Iron Lady

The first trailer for the Margaret Thatcher biopic, The Iron Lady, has appeared online. Meryl Streep has teamed up again with her Mamma Mia director Phyllida Lloyd to bring the story of the United Kingdom’s first female Prime Minister to the big screen. In this very short teaser trailer we’re given a glimpse of Streep […]

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First look at Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher

Wow, we kind of forgot this project was even happening. But nothing like having a weird image burned into your corneas to act as a permanent reminder. Take a look at Meryl Streep as former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady, courtesy of Empire. Alright then! Some interesting fake-teeth work going on […]

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