Mary Queen of Scots: Movie Review

Mary Queen of Scots is a historic film which came out in 2018 directed by Josie Rourke about Queen Mary Stuart (Saoirse Ronan) who became Queen of the Scots in 1561. She was a Catholic, she found herself ruling over a mostly Protestant population, and she also had to face the hostility of her cousin, … More Mary Queen of Scots: Movie Review


Vatel: Movie Review

Costume movies and historic dramas are always popular and this year is no exception. For example, today I could go to my favorite cinema in town and choose among Josie Rourke’s Mary Queen of Scots, Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Favourite, and Marc Dugain’s L’échange des princesses. Instead, I decided to watch a 2000 film on DVD: … More Vatel: Movie Review