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Red Joan review – Judi Dench's 'granny spy' brings OAP to the KGB - Dotemirates
12/09/2018

Red Joan review – Judi Dench's 'granny spy' brings OAP to the KGB

“No one suspects us because we’re women,” smiles one feminine conspirator to another in Trevor Nunn’s wartime spy drama Red Joan. Never mind all the espionage and atomic physics, this movie is really about the dangers of underestimating women. Our Joan is patronised in two different eras of her life, both as the pensioner charged with treason and as a demure Cambridge scientist in the 1940s, who slips nuclear secrets to the Soviets on the sly. The older Joan, played all too briefly by , is a retired and softly spoken librarian apparently engrossed in watercolours and gardening. Her friends,...


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Akshay Kumar starrer 'Kesari' enters 100 crore club with this record; find out

New Delhi: After becoming the highest opener of this year, Akshay Kumar-starrer ‘Kesari’ is continuing to win hearts. The historical drama has achieved another feat by entering the Rs 100 crore club in just seven days of its run at the box office. The film earned Rs 93.49 crore in six days and raked in Rs 6.52 crore on Wednesday. With this, the film crossed the Rs 100-crore milestone in just a week of its release. The period drama has collected Rs 100.01 crore so far.Indian film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the box office collection of the...
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Saudi Arabia launches cultural transformation

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Saudi Culture Ministry to offer residency for international artists

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TV Baftas 2019: liars and spies loom large in the dark farce of our times

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