Tag Archives: Meryl Streep

The Iron Lady (2011)

SYNOPSIS: Movie Website THE IRON LADY tells the compelling story of Margaret Thatcher, a woman who smashed through the barriers of gender and class to be heard in a male-dominated world. The story concerns power and the price that is paid … Continue reading

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Sophie's Choice (1982)

SYNOPSIS Streep stars a woman that survived the Nazi concentration camps, and is now living in the United States. She is observed by a young writer, as she becomes involved romantically with Kline. Based on the book by William Styron. … Continue reading

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Mamma Mia! (2008)

SYNOPSIS mammamiamovie.com/ Meryl Streep leads an all-star cast in the feature-film adaptation of the beloved musical that has been seen by more than 30 million people in 170 cities and 8 languages around the world. Bringing the timeless lyrics and … Continue reading

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Julie & Julia (2009)

SYNOPSIS Mery Streep is Julia Child and Amy Adams is Julie Powell in writer-director Nora Ephron’s adaptation of two bestselling memoirs: Powell’s Julie & Julia and My Life in France, by Julia Child with Alex Prud’homme. Based on two true … Continue reading

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Doubt (2008)

KOL Rating: SYNOPSISJohn Patrick Shanley brings his play DOUBT to the screen, in a story about the quest for truth, the forces of change, and the devastating consequences of blind justice in an age defined by moral conviction. It’s 1964, … Continue reading

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The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

Wow! What a fun movie. Meryl Streep and Stanley Tucci were excellent as Miranda Priestly and Nigel. Other performances worth mentioning: Anne Hathaway as Andrea and Emily Blunt as Emily. Hottie alerts include Adrian Grenier as Nate; in an odd … Continue reading

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Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)

KOL Rating: AND A SERIES OF ASSUMED EVENTS The only thing that could have made this movie better would have been an explanation of the secret society the parents belonged to and why they were investigating the fires? I kept … Continue reading

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Angels In America (2003) (TV)

KOL Rating: ONE ANGELENOS OPINION I remember hearing wonderful comments from someone that had seen this on HBO. Being on vacation, I had plenty of time to watch this two-compact disc, made-for-television movie. The imagery and dream sequences were awesome; … Continue reading

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The Manchurian Candidate (2004)

KOL Rating: THIS IS NOT A COMPARISON I have not seen the original version, but do look forward to viewing on DVD. My problem with this movie, as with many movies of late is that the element of suspense just … Continue reading

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