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  • Diana: In Her Own Words

    Diana: In Her Own Words

    ★★★★★

    diana, 'queen of hearts, queen IN people's hearts' i've watched a few other documentaries on this extraordinary lady yet this one, being all from the voice of diana herself, straight from her mouth via her secret tapes, leaves such a huge, chilling and heartbreaking impact as well as making you so sure of who this beautiful soul was. this is the utmost important account of her life that is out there among the sea of others.

    i can't express the…

  • The Young Victoria

    The Young Victoria

    ★★★★

    oh, emily blunt, let me love you. 

    short, sweet, insightful and beautiful. my little obsession with queen victoria is going well. i thoroughly enjoyed this adaption of victoria's becoming. people tend to describe this as a film of her early reign but it wasn't exactly – it was a film of her only just beginning. we didn't really see her ruling, it was just her fitting into her new role as queen, establishing herself, her household, her country and her…

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  • Marie Antoinette

    Marie Antoinette

    ★★★★★

    STUNNING!
    the cinematography, the sets, the costumes - incredible. the music was fabulous and the juxtaposition of that music choice against the dainty, glamorous france in the 18th (?) century worked wonderfully. so unique.


    i don't know anything about marie antionette or louis xvi so i can't speak in terms of historical accuracy but i trust miss coppola so i'm taking this as gospel okay. i love marie a. wish i was one of her mistresses, would do anything she wanted and would watch countless sunrises with her.

  • Hidden Figures

    Hidden Figures

    ★★★★★

    w o m e n

    this was such an emotional yet powerful and inspiring story. icons were everywhere. a perfect cast and this film deserved more at the oscars last year but what's new.