- 1h 51min
- Directed by: Stephen Frears
- Cast: Gemma Arterton, Dominic Cooper
- Website: www.sonyclassics.com/tamaradrewe
Lazy reworking of Far From the Madding Crowd (allegedly), Tamara Drewe features an improbably perfect eponymous heroine (Arterton), once bullied, now successful, having returned to her home town to settle old scores. A Carry On… version of The Archers, but less funny. At least the soundtrack's good.
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Tamara Drewe7 Sep 2010
(15) 109min Just because a film is based on a newspaper comic strip does it have to feel like a crass pantomime? If you happen to be usually dependable British director Stephen Frears, apparently so. His relentlessly jaunty adaptation of Posy Simmonds…
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