Whit Stillman’s Love & Friendship is listed at number 6 for the best 50 films of 2016. Article by Catherine Shoard for the Guardian, December 9th, 2016.
The brightest star is Tom Bennett, whose affable but extraordinarily stupid Sir James Martin is a comic creation that makes you giggle even at the distant memory.
“Facts are horrid things,” declares Susan when they threaten to mildly scupper her plans. This fiction is a perfect delight.