My Cousin Rachel (2017)
First screened in June 2017
Director: Roger Michell. Cast: Sam Claflin, Rachel Weisz, Holliday Grainger, Iain Glen, Pierfrancesco Favino, Tim Barlow, Andrew Knott, Poppy Lee Friar, Andrew Havill, Vicki Pepperdine, Katherine Pearce. Screenplay: Roger Michell (based on the novel by Daphne Du Maurier). Twitter Capsule:
Palpable aggression built into its abrupt edits and restless camera. Still, feels kind of ersatz. Highs and lows.
The study of misogynistic skepticism toward women feels sadly timely, but something about this material continues to elude filmic uptake.