|Some Oscar-worthy Meryl in The Iron Lady|
The next few weeks are pretty exciting for home video. Some of the very best performances of last year (and many others) are hitting the shelves in the next few weeks. First up is Meryl Streep's Best Actress winner, The Iron Lady, which rolls out on DVD/Blu-ray today. It was twenty-nine years, thirteen nominations, and one Sandra Bullock since Streep's Oscar for Sophie's Choice. She deserved her third win, and you'll surely agree after watching The Iron Lady. I think I was unnecessarily harsh on the film itself in my original review and my FYC editorial for Streep during the Oscar race: The Iron Lady certainly isn't a great film, but it is by no means a bad one. Regardless, it features some of Streep's best work and therefore belongs on every shelf.
(Video of Streep's victory and some other recommendations after the jump!)
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