Nothing Like a Dame (film)
|Nothing Like a Dame|
|Directed by||Roger Michell|
|Produced by||Karen Steyn|
|Edited by||Joanna Crickmay|
|Distributed by||Picturehouse Entertainment|
Nothing Like a Dame (released in the United States as Tea With the Dames) is a 2018 British documentary film directed by Roger Michell. The film documents conversations between actresses Eileen Atkins, Judi Dench, Joan Plowright and Maggie Smith interspersed with scenes from their careers on film and stage.
Peter Bradshaw of The Guardian gave the film a five out of five star rating, declaring it an "outrageously funny film". Guy Lodge of Variety called the film a "richly enjoyable gabfest" but that the film was "hardly vital cinema".
- Felperin, Leslie. "'Tea With the Dames': Film Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved December 12, 2018.
- Lodge, Guy (21 September 2018). "Film Review: 'Tea With the Dames'". Variety. Retrieved December 12, 2018.
- Singh, Anita (12 April 2018). "Nothing Like A Dame trailer: Maggie Smith, Judi Dench, Eileen Atkins and Joan Plowright together on film". The Telegraph. Retrieved December 12, 2018.
- Saunders, Tristram Fane (12 April 2018). "Nothing Like a Dame review: Mess with Maggie Smith at your peril". The Telegraph. Retrieved December 12, 2018.
- Bradshaw, Peter (26 April 2018). "Nothing Like a Dame review – Judi Dench and Maggie Smith trade brutal banter". The Guardian. Retrieved 12 December 2018.