Patricia Velasquez stars as Liz in this heartbreaking tale of a good-time party girl celebrating her birthday in a stunning Venezuelan beach resort where she seduces a young innocent girl, but before the summer is out they both have to deal with the fact that Liz also has a terminal disease.
It was our Pick of The Week for Provincetown’s Women’s Week in October
TRUTH : a Sony Classics newsroom drama dealing with the 2004 CBS ’60 Minutes’ Report investigating Pres. George W Bush’s military service that ended up costing veteran newsman Dan Rather his job, starring Cate Blanchett as Mary Mapes the determined TV producer who wouldn’t be shaken off the trail.
Imagine an even grander version of the Dowager Countess of Grantham who has fallen on hard times and now is a homeless bag woman as that is exactly how Maggie Smith is in this delightful British comedy based on a mostly true story. It’s a tour-de-force performance that sadly didn’t get the Oscar Nomination for Dame Maggie in this totally unmissable movie.