A charming true story featuring the cream of English female acting talent.
Calendar Girls is based on the true story of a group of women from a Yorkshire village who decided to participate in a 'bare all discreetly' calendar. After the death of Annie's (Julie Walters) husband John – an excellent John Alderton – from...
Despite the powerful performances and some fine scenes, we're numbed by the time of the over-the-top climax.
In 1979, Nickie Dryden, (Billy Connolly), a thug who indulges in violence towards the loved ones of his victims to ensure payment of debts, is arrested for murder by undercover cop Keltie, (Ken Stott). 20 years later, Dryden is out of prison,...