Hyde Park on Hudson

By randomharvest
Written October 27, 2016
In spite of the great actors, there was no character development. I adore Bill Murray but he just doesn't make it as FDR. The movie started and ended at no where. Save your money and find another movie that gets somewhere!!
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Hyde Park on Hudson

By frandear
Written January 23, 2017
I thought the movie was interesting and entertaining. Found out a couple of interesting facts. Thought the characters played their parts very well. Scenery was beautiful. A friend said their local news showed film being filmed in Roosevelt's house in Hyde Park. It had some funny scenes. Really enjoyed the king and queen of England and Roosevelt.
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A Charming Slice of History

By ValkyrieNYC
Written February 26, 2017
A quiet little film that was sadly ignored (in spite of a campaign to get Murray an Oscar nod), as I felt Bill Murray gave a wonderful performance here as FDR, and Laura Linney as well as his distant cousin Daisy, with whom he had an affair, it seems. I very much enjoyed the interplay of all these different characters (FDR, Daisy, Eleanor, FDR's mother, and the king & queen of England) - the dynamics were fascinating. I understood the story was based on diaries found after the cousin passed away, so this is truly an insider view. I tend to feel that quiet, charming films like this one tend to be overlooked, which is a shame. I do recommend this film if you love history and appreciate a good performance.
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An okay movie..

By kathleenames
Written September 24, 2016
I'd say it was just okay. The actors did a fine job, it was just a little slow in parts. The King and Queen had some very funny lines though.
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By katiloraine
Written March 09, 2013
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