January 26, 2012

A Gold Statue for This Iron Lady

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When British Prime Minister David Cameron said he wished filmmakers had released The Iron Lady after Margaret Thatcher’s death, he wasn’t kidding. The Iron Lady offers a glimpse into the life of Margaret Thatcher, Britain’s highly controversial first female Prime Minister, who served from 1979 to 1990. While the film zealously documents Thatcher’s rise to stardom, it also dwells upon her struggle with aging and dementia — and it’s not a pretty sight.

Original Author: Rehan Dadi