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  1. 'Their Finest' stylishly blends wit, romance and warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | The China Post

    ... War. It is also very much a movie-movie. Good-looking, finely acted, and well-told, director Lone Scherfig ("An Education") has made a charming, witty and romantic gem. It is "Shakespeare in Love" in World War II. Adapted by Gaby Chiappe from the ...

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  2. Gemma Arterton Likes Female-Centric MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | ContactMusic.com

    The new film by Lone Scherfig (An Education) is a lively comedy-drama about a group of filmmakers who contributed to the war effort during the Blitz by making movies. Their Finest is based on the Lissa Evans novel, and stars Gemma Arterton , who ...

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    Sunday Apr 30 | The Cyprus Weekly

    "He'd been developing it for eight years and then he sent me the script and I knew Lone [Scherfig, who helmed An Education] was directing it, so it was a really attractive offer," says the Kent-born actress. "I have to admit I was impressed by it, but I was also a little bit confused, because it was so full.

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  4. "Their Finest" is a little gem from EnglandRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 29 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... War. It is also very much a movie-movie. Good-looking, finely acted, and well-told, director Lone Scherfig ("An Education") has made a charming, witty and romantic gem. It is "Shakespeare in Love" in World War II. Adapted by Gaby Chiappe from the ...

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  5. Their Finest' pays homage to movies of WWIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | The Columbian

    ... calamities. Working from a script by Gaby Chiappe, Scherfig - best known for the winsome coming-of-age drama "An Education" - skillfully keeps the tonal shifts in working order, keeping the story afloat in a series of crisp, sharply focused ...

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  6. A propaganda film has romantic complicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... It is also very much a movie-movie. It is good-looking, finely acted and well told: Director Lone Scherfig ("An Education") has made a charming, witty and romantic gem. It is "Shakespeare in Love" in World War II. Adapted by Gaby Chiappe from the ...

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  7. This week in arthouse cinema: Quirky comedy, British comedy and the Beatles 'Sgt. Peppers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Anniston Star

    ... dramady about a British movie crew making a propaganda film during World War II. From director Lone Scherfig ("An Education," "One Day"). "A Very Sordid Wedding" : Texas comedy filmmaker Del Shores ("Daddy's Dyin' ... Who's Got the Will?") returns ...

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  8. War tale blitzes rom-com clichesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Yahoo!

    ... supposedly helped evacuate British troops after the Battle of Dunkirk into a patriotic masterpiece. At first, An Education director Scherfig's film looks set to be just another feelgood nostalgic rom-com. Then every cliche is slowly but surely ...

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  9. Their FinestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | ContactMusic.com

    ... combination of comedy and drama. It's another remarkably observant movie from Danish director Lone Scherfig (An Education). The setting is 1940s London, where the Ministry of Information has assembled a team to make movies to help with the war ...

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  10. Mirth, pathos and oodles of Dunkirk spirit: review of Their FinestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... The Danish director Lone Scherfig shows the same feel for British period and social mores as she did with An Education and The Riot Club. Here, she treads the delicate line between nostalgia and cheesiness, laughter and pathos with enormous skill. ...

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  11. Their Finest (2017) - Film ReviewRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2017 | Oldham Chronicle

    ... as the three main stars in this period drama with comic and romantic moments. Directed by Lone Scherfig (An Education, One Day), Their Finest observes the role of women during the Blitz in World War 2 in Britain, but specifically the British film ...

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  12. Alison Rowat's film review: Their FinestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... bit in this instance being large chunks of the truth. As if heeding Buckley's words, Scherfig, the director of An Education and One Day, wastes no time in cracking on with the jolliest part of the story - the making of the film itself. It is here we ...

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  13. Anne Hathaway Regrets Not Trusting Female DirectorRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2013 | WENN Blog

    Anne Hathaway fears she "resisted" her One Day director Lone Scherfig because she was female. The Les Miserables actress worked with the Danish director, whose films include An Education and Their Finest, on the 2011 film adaptation of the popular David Nicholls book.

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  14. The charming, affecting "Their Finest" pays homage to the films of World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Denver Post

    ... calamities. Working from a script by Gaby Chiappe, Scherfig - best known for the winsome coming-of-age drama "An Education" - skillfully keeps the tonal shifts in working order, keeping the story afloat in a series of crisp, sharply focused ...

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  15. Anne Hathaway Admits to - Internalized Misogyny' Working...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | SFGate

    ... up Scherfig after the interview to discuss her remarks. Scherfig, who directed the Best Picture-nominated film "An Education" in 2009, is currently in pre-production on her next project, "Secrets from the Russian Tea Room." "I've never apologized to ...

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  16. Rosamund Pike to Play War Reporter Marie ColvinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... Gone Girl , her first major breakthrough was her touching and funny supporting role in Lone Scherfig's An Education . If she can bring the intensity of Amy and match it with the heart and spirit of Helen she'll knock it out of the park. Needless to ...

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  17. Charming, affecting 'Their Finest' pays homage to WWII-era filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    ... calamities. Working from a script by Gaby Chiappe, Scherfig - best known for the winsome coming-of-age drama "An Education" - skillfully keeps the tonal shifts in working order and the story afloat in a series of crisp, sharply focused vignettes, ...

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  18. The charming, affecting Their Finest pays homage to the films of World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... calamities. Working from a script by Gaby Chiappe, Scherfig - best known for the winsome coming-of-age drama An Education - skilfully keeps the tonal shifts in working order, keeping the story afloat in a series of crisp, sharply focused vignettes ...

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  19. Five Female Directed Movies From The Past Year Well Worth WatchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | ContactMusic.com

    ... enge this sexist concept that her employers hold. Danish directer Lone Scherfig also directed 'The Riot Club', 'An Education' and 'One Day'.

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  20. Bill Nighy: how he overcame his self-hatred to become Britain's best-loved old rockerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... fulfil a longstanding desire to work alongside the Danish director Lone Scherfig (whose previous work includes An Education and One Day ). Agreeing to do a publicity tour of Australia and New Zealand, he says, is partly because he likes this side of ...

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