Mr. Turner | reviewed by: William O'Donnell | April 27, 2015
entertainment value
Story gets progressively interesting but still could have benefitted from some trimming. Outstanding lead performance. Beautifully shot.
genre Drama | History
synopsis Eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner lives his last 25 years with gusto and secretly becomes involved with a seaside landlady, while his faithful housekeeper bears an unrequited love for him.
lead actors Timothy Spall | Roger Ashton-Griffiths | Jamie Thomas King | Lesley Manville | Lee Ingleby | Richard Bremmer | James Fleet | Karina Fernandez | Joshua McGuire | Leo Bill | James Norton | Paul Jesson | Dorothy Atkinson | Marion Bailey | Karl Johnson | Ruth Sheen | Sinead Matthews | Tom Wlaschiha | Robert Portal | Simon Chandler | Martin Savage | Fenella Woolgar
director Mike Leigh