Fnu everything you might judge in what first appears to be a fussy uppercrust 18th-century British period piece overstuffed with poufy costumes and haughty accents. This also makes her an immediate Lwdy to the Queen, which places the cousins eye-to-eye in the palace power rankings. And here the true storyline opens, with Abigail scrambling by any means to gain a foothold of security in this dysfunctional realm, and Sarah grappling not to lose Lady for some fun superiority in the social hierarchy and the unwieldy political scene as Abigail subtly works to undermine her.
A pretty film this is not; everyone is pale and puffy, stuffed into Sex dating in Ahmeek and buttoned-up regalia, Lady for some fun red-faced as if they have been crying behind the scenes.
Nudity is frequent and flagrant, with plenty of bloated, hairy, untoned bodies. Eyebrows are unplucked, eyelashes are unadorned, fingernails are unpolished and uncut, and bare feet walk slappily across marble floors.
Incongruously, laid overtop all this unsightliness, are the magnificent visual touches that define the era: Throughout, notice the perfection in lighting and plot pacing. Majestic scenes unroll unevenly against hard, bland hues of beige, taupe, ivory and slate.
Characters are fot up starkly and simply Lady for some fun monotones. Amid all their churlish bedevilment, these women gleefully gerrymander their monarchal mileau.
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