Movie: England, early 18th century. The close relationship between Queen Anne and Sarah Churchill is threatened by the arrival of Sarah's cousin, Abigail Hill, resulting in a bitter rivalry between the two cousins to be the Queen's favourite.
Written by Stephen Campbell on July 5, 2019
Fans of Yorgos Lanthimos will love it A setback for women? How can it set women back to prove that women fart and vomit and hate and love and do all the things men do? All human beings are the same. We're all multifaceted, many-layered, disgusting and gorgeous and powerful and weak and filthy and brilliant. That's what's nice. It doesn't make women an old-fashioned thing of delicacy. Olivia Colman; "The Favourite Blows Up Gender Politics With the Year's Most Outrageous Love Triangle" (Tatiana Siegel); The Hollywood Reporter (November 14, 2018) The Favourite, the seven... read the rest.