Jan 13, 2012 · Overall The Iron Lady is a surprisingly interesting film for the first half as it is about a person and a specific struggle – this approach draws the best from the film and Streep. However when it comes to telling the history, it is basic, lacking insight and just rushed, not working at all well and feeling like Thatcher is almost getting in the way of this other story they wanted to tell.
- Phyllida Lloyd
- 2 min
The Iron Lady is a 2011 British biographical drama film based on the life and career of Margaret Thatcher, a British politician who was the first female and longest-serving Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of the 20th century. The film was directed by Phyllida Lloyd and written by Abi Morgan. Thatcher is portrayed primarily by Meryl Streep, and, in her formative and early political years, by Alexandra Roach.
The Iron Lady is a surprising and intimate portrait of Margaret Thatcher (Meryl Streep), the first and only female Prime Minister of The United Kingdom.
- drama, history, biography
The Iron lady is s biographical movie about Margaret Thatcher, who was the longest serving prime minster of Great Britain. Meryl Streep completely disappears into the character of Margaret Thatcher in the Iron Lady. It is no wonder that this role earned her another well deserved oscar , her 17th nomination.
The Iron Lady 2011 PG-13 1h 44m Movies Based on Real Life Margaret Thatcher, the first female prime minister of Britain, navigates a career destined to change the rules of leadership and politics. Starring: Meryl Streep, Jim Broadbent, Olivia Colman
- 104 min
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THE IRON LADY is a surprising and intimate portrait of Margaret Thatcher (Two-time Oscar® winner Meryl Streep), the first and only female Prime Minister of The United Kingdom.
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Jan 11, 2012 · "The Iron Lady" fails in both of these categories. Streep creates an uncanny impersonation of British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, but in this film she's all dressed up with nowhere to go. Director Phyllida Lloyd and screenwriter Abi Morgan seem to have little clear idea of what they think about Thatcher, or what they want to say.
Biopic of Margaret Thatcher, the United Kingdom's first female Prime Minister. Now elderly and senile, Thatcher spends much of her time in conversation with her husband Denis, who is dead. Interspersed with her everyday life are snippets of her life and political career.
Dec 29, 2011 · The Iron Lady is a look at the life of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, played by actress Meryl Streep. Streep's performance has been winning early praise, but how well does the...