My Top 5 Movies
We met on Friday evening and discussed movies. We hadn’t seen the same ones. That’s why I’ll list my favourites here, if you have some spare time to watch them.
Calendar Girls is a British comedy film from 2003. It is directed by Nigel Cole, with Helen Mirren and Julie Walters playing the main roles.
The movie is based on a true story. It takes place in Yorkshire, where a group of women decide to produce a nude calendar to raise money for a local hospital.
This picture was awarded the British Comedy Award for Best Comedy Film.
A Good Year is a British-American comedy-drama film from 2006. It is directed and produced by Ridley Scott. The film stars Russell Crowe and Marion Cappreciate. The film takes place on a vineyard in Provence in south-eastern France.
P.S. I Love You is an American drama film from 2007. It is directed by Richard LaGravenese. The film is based on a novel of the same name by Cecelia Ahern. It stars Hilary Swank and Gerard Butler.
Under the Tuscan Sun is an American romantic comedy drama film from 2003. It is written, produced, and directed by Audrey Wells and starring Diane Lane. It is Based on Frances Mayes’ 1996 memoir of the same name. The film is about a recently divorced writer who buys a villa in Tuscany.
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is a British comedy-drama film from 2011. It is directed by John Madden. It is based on the novel These Foolish Things, by Deborah Moggach. The movie features a lot of famous British actors, such as Judi Dench, Celia Imrie, Bill Nighy, Ronald Pickup, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson and Penelope Wilton. They play a group of British pensioners moving to a retirement hotel in India.
So, these are some of my favourite films I’d recommend to you.
Minka Salo ASO17