Articles Tagged 'Quartet'

If Dame Maggie Smith Were a Sandwich, What Kind Would She Be?

Here at Anglophenia, we are always trying to come up with new lists. Maybe next we should offer “100 Reasons To Love Dame Maggie Smith.” We could start with her wisecrack at a press conference in London on Monday to promote a showing of her latest movie, Quartet, at the BFI London Film Festival. (Quartet […]

WATCH: Maggie Smith in Trailer for Dustin Hoffman-Directed ‘Quartet’

There have always been rumors that Dame Maggie Smith can be a diva, but now she’s going to play one in a new movie. In Quartet, which marks actor Dustin Hoffman’s first credited debut as a film director (he unofficially co-directed 1978’s Straight Time), Smith stars as a retired opera diva who stirs up trouble […]