The Happy Prince is a British biographical drama film about Oscar Wilde, written and directed by Rupert Everett. The film stars Everett, Colin Firth, Colin Morgan, Emily Watson, Edwin Thomas and Tom Wilkinson. 

The film portrays the last days of the literary genius Oscar Wilde as he lives out his last days in exile in Europe. His body ailing and heavy, his mind spinning, he survives by falling back on the flamboyant irony and brilliant wit that defined him. As the film travels through Wilde's final act and journeys through England, France and Italy, desire and loyalty face off, the transience of lust is laid bare, and the true riches of love are revealed.

Rupert Everett is magnificent as he brings power and empathy to Wilde's gutter years. His performance is a deeply felt, tremendously acted tribute to courage.

Ratings:

IMDB Rating: 6.6/10

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 76%

Awards and Nominations: 1 win & 2 nominations

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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society is a 2018 British historical drama directed by Mike Newell and written by Don Roos and Tom Bezucha. The film is based on the 2008 novel of the same name, written by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows.

London, 1946. Juliet (Lily James), a charismatic and free-spirited writer receives a letter from a member of a mysterious literary club started in Nazi-occupied Guernsey. Her curiosity piqued, Juliet decides to visit the island. There she meets the delightfully eccentric members of the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, including Dawsey (Michiel Huisman), the rugged and intriguing farmer who wrote her the letter. As the secrets from their wartime past unfold, Juliet's growing attachment to the island, the book club and her affection for Dawsey will change the course of her life forever.

Despite the mouthful of a title, the film has a lovely feel-good factor with good acting and stunning scenery. 

Ratings:

IMDB Rating: 7.1/10

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 79%

Awards and Nominations: 0

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