Tag: The Favourite

  • X-Men’s Nicholas Hoult in the midst of royal rumble in ‘The Favourite’

    Nicholas Hoult dons outlandish outfits and puts on heavy wig in this year’s frontrunner Oscar contender and entertaining royal rumble movie “The Favourite” as Robert Harvey, chief minister to Queen Anne played by Best Actress nominee, Olivia Colman.   Apart from the top nominations at the Oscars this year, “The Favourite” has so far opened […]

  • Emma Stone amidst royal love triangle in award-winning ‘The Favourite’

    Reimagining period films for today’s audience, the multi-awarded “The Favourite” directed by Yorgos Lanthimos breaks the tropes in the genre as it introduces the audience into Queen Anne’s (Olivia Colman) unusual reign, England’s least known ruler who has suffered from health problems throughout her life. By the time she became Queen in 1702, she was […]

  • ‘The Favourite’ review: Elegant spoof on period piece

    ‘The Favourite’ director Yorgos Lanthimos beautifully crafted a film that shows three remarkable women twisted in different ways. The Favourite is set in the early 18th century where England is at war with the French. Nevertheless, duck racing and pineapple eating are thriving. A frail Queen Anne (Olivia Colman) occupies the throne and her close […]