Posts Tagged ‘Hugh Grant’

Film Review: Florence Foster Jenkins

May 03 2016

You wait years for a film about a woman who couldn’t sing in tune and then, just like London buses, two come along almost simultaneously. French offering, Marguerite, opened around six weeks ago and was based on the story of Florence Foster Jenkins. Now the movie bearing her name arrives in cinemas this Friday, 8 May, certificate 12A.

London Mums’ resident film critic, Freda Cooper, took earplugs with her. Just in case.

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Film Review: Man Up

May 29 2015

One of the most popular British rom-coms ever celebrates its 21st birthday this year.  Yes, it really is that long since we fell for Hugh Grant’s floppy-haired charm and blubbed as John Hannah read Stop All The Clocks in Four Weddings And A Funeral.  It struck a chord in the 90s – and this week sees the arrival of the rom-com for the 2010s.

Man Up, released on Friday, certificate 15, takes a look at the pitfalls of modern dating.  London Mums’ film critic, Freda Cooper, went along hoping to learn something ……

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