At The Movies for Wednesday 20 February 2019
AT THE MOVIES #754 WE KNOW WHAT WE LIKE
Simon Morris looks at three films based on well-known real-life stories, and complains how predictable they mostly are.
On the basis of sex tells of the early years of gender-equality campaigner – and later Supreme Court Judge – Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Stars Felicity Jones and Armie Hammer.
The front runner tells the story of Senator Gary Hart’s doomed bid for the Presidency in 1988. Stars Hugh Jackman and J K Simmons.
And Colette stars Keira Knightley as the woman who became one of the best-known writers in French literature.