Anthony Hopkins

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Armageddon Time review – worlds collide in terrific coming-of-age drama
James Gray’s engaging autobiographical tale set in 1980s New York boasts fine performances from Anne Hathaway, Jeremy Strong and Anthony Hopkins

Wendy Ide

20, Nov, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Anthony Hopkins on film stardom at 84: ‘He said, Oh my God. You’re really strange!’
From Hannibal Lecter to Nixon, Anthony Hopkins has long been one of cinema’s most singular stars. He recalls winding up Brad Pitt, working with Bob Hoskins and weirding out Jonathan Demme

Ryan Gilbey

18, Nov, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Bram Stoker’s Dracula review – Gary Oldman is Pierrot from hell in blood-red 90s take
Francis Ford Coppola’s 1992 all-star retelling features an outstanding performance from Gary Oldman as the tormented count

Peter Bradshaw

05, Oct, 2022 @10:00 AM

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The Son review – laceratingly painful drama of familial fear and loathing
Venice film festival: Florian Zeller’s follow-up to The Father features a tremendous performance from Hugh Jackman, as a divorced lawyer who agrees to look after his troubled offspring

Peter Bradshaw

07, Sep, 2022 @5:15 PM

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Armageddon Time review – Hopkins and Hathaway can’t save this stagy tale of a quasi-Trump
A middle-class boy capitalises on his privilege in Reagan-era New York in James Gray’s uncharacteristically syrupy movie

Peter Bradshaw

19, May, 2022 @6:55 PM

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‘I know what anxiety is. And guilt’: Florian Zeller on his nightmarish new play
The French prodigy, who won an Oscar for The Father, talks about The Forest, his labyrinthine new drama following a man whose life unravels after an affair

Laura Cappelle

31, Jan, 2022 @8:00 AM

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The Remains of the Day: revisit Anthony Hopkins and Emma Thompson’s classic tale of longing
James Ivory’s adaptation of Kazuo Ishiguro’s novel is a tragicomic story of endless manners and unlived possibilities

Michelle Wang

17, Sep, 2021 @2:04 AM

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Streaming: The Father and other films about dementia
Florian Zeller’s heart-rending film The Father is the latest in a spate of recent works tackling the condition and its effects on the family

Guy Lodge

28, Aug, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Tom Hanks is everyone's ideal on-screen dad. I wish he was mine | Stuart Heritage
You can keep your Harrison Fords and Anthony Hopkinses. I want Tom Hanks to legally become my parent, take me to the baseball game and give me chummy little pep talks

Stuart Heritage

18, Jun, 2021 @12:35 PM

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The Father review – Hopkins a wordy Oscar winner
Academy winner Anthony Hopkins tackles the script’s verbosity with aplomb but this study of dementia remains somewhat stagey

Mark Kermode Observer film critic

13, Jun, 2021 @7:00 AM

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The Father review – Anthony Hopkins superb in unbearably heartbreaking film
Hopkins gives a moving, Oscar-winning turn as a man with dementia in a film full of intelligent performances, disorienting time slips and powerful theatrical effects

Peter Bradshaw

10, Jun, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Elyse review – Anthony Hopkins turns psychiatrist in portrait of a troubled woman
Stella Hopkins directs her husband – but struggles to get the best out of her cast – in this uneven psychological drama

Leslie Felperin

25, May, 2021 @9:00 AM

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