“The Iron Lady goes all Iron Maiden” Ricki & the Flash review

RICKI & THE FLASH  (UK CERT: 12A)

Director: Jonathan Demme  

Starring: Meryl Streep, Kevin Klein, Mamie Gummer


REVIEW AUTHOR: Adam Brannon

Copyright: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Copyright: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Meryl Streep has always been one of our most reliable actresses. The three-time Oscar winner has starred in some iconic films, from Sophie’s Choice to The Devil Wears Prada and from Kramer vs Kramer to The Iron Lady, she can turn her hand to almost anything.

However, her latest role sees the fan favourite star as an ageing rock star who must heal the voids in her family after an incident. But does Ricki & the Flash do Meryl proud? Continue reading

Meryl Streep’s Best Roles: Top 5

Who doesn’t love Meryl Streep? Apart from Donald Trump of course, but nobody counts him right? Arguably seen as one of the planet’s greatest actresses, she’s had a diverse career that has spanned decades.

From musicals to political dramas, there is no genre this talented lady can’t excel in, and this is what we’re celebrating with our latest top 5. These are our picks for Meryl Streep’s best performances and a countdown of her top 5 roles ever! Without further ado, let’s begin, but will any of your favourites make the cut?

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Meryl Streep wins Golden Globe for Iron Lady

Meryl Streep has won the prize for ‘Best Actress (Drama)’ at the 2012 Golden Globes for her portrayal of Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady. The actress was visibly stunned by the award and thanked the people of England for their warm reception to her portrayal of the ex-Prime Minister. Continue reading