Helena Bonham Carter

Rousing and convincing, despite its flaws
It feels like women have started shouting again. Women in Hollywood, women in Australian film, women in workplaces of all kinds who want equal opportunities and equal pay are shouting that the statistics are dismal and we’ve got so far to go. It...
Remaking a literary and cinema classic can be a Dickens of a job.
If you’re going to remake a classic movie based on a much-loved novel, the trick is to appeal to devotees of the original work and to reach out to new audiences. Newell varies the tone from melodramatic to cool, austere and maudlin
A tremendously satisfying adaptation.
The Wings of the Dove is a British adaptation of Henry James' novel – made by Renaissance Films, Kenneth Branagh's company. The story, which is set in 1910, is pretty simple really, Kate Croy (Helena Bonham Carter) has class but no money....
A triumphant, spell-binding finale for the Hogwarts wizards.
And so it ends, with arguably the most thrilling, spectacular, emotionally intense and vividly realised instalment of the record-breaking franchise.Fully vindicating the producers’ decision to end the series with a double-header, Harry Potter and...