With so many superhero, action packed movies erupting from Hollywood in the last few years, this is certainly a welcomed change and the fact the Ford got it completely right makes it even better. I felt a rollercoaster of emotions rather than sitting numb watching a lot of explosions and I left feeling very much alive. I simply have to sum up this review with two words: Oscar worthy.
A father (Viggo Mortensen), devoted to teaching his six children how to live and survive in the deep forests of the Pacific Northwest, is forced to leave his self-created paradise. When confronted with the real world, he begins a journey that challenges his ideas of freedom and what it means to raise a family.
Directed by Stephen Frears. With Rebecca Ferguson, Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg. The story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice.
Directed by Tom Hooper. With Alicia Vikander, Eddie Redmayne, Amber Heard, Matthias Schoenaerts. The remarkable love story inspired by the lives of artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Lili and Gerda's marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili's groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer.