Updated: Jan 11, 2019
An exquisite dance, masquerading intentions, loyalty, greed and envy. Olivia Coleman turns in her career best performance demonstrating power and vulnerability while sharing the screen with two powerhouses; Weisz and Stone who more than deliver as-well. These cunning and opportunistic women play a charming game neither one is willing to lose amidst turmoil set in 18th century England fighting status, political gain, and romance. Pun intended “The Favourite” is atop my favorite films of the year!