“The Favourite” is a magnificent showcase of gowns, debauchery and performances

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SYb-wkehT1g When entering a theater to watch a period drama a certain set of expectations come attached: lavish costumes, elaborate makeup, steadfast performances from trained thespians, hints of seduction and oh so much devilry. The new movie from Greek filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos, The Favorite, revels in all of the above, and while the costumes are … Continue reading “The Favourite” is a magnificent showcase of gowns, debauchery and performances