First screened in October 2018
Director: Wash Westmoreland. Cast: Keira Knightley, Dominic West, Denise Gough, Fiona Shaw, Robert Pugh, Aiysha Hart, Eleanor Tomlinson, Rebecca Root, Ray Panthaki, Dickie Beau. Screenplay: Richard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland, and Rebecca Lenkiewicz.

Twitter Capsule: Early chapters raise concerns; never the supplest with images. Still, I liked its even-keeled take on a sensational life.

VOR:   Some period dramas can't seem to escape modern idioms but this feels different: a concerted attempt to stage the past with muted, lived-in energy.

Photo © 2018 Fox Searchlight Pictures

Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B–

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