Tag Archives: Ellen Page

Cinema Review – Freeheld

When New Jersey police detective Laurel Hester (Julianne Moore) is diagnosed with terminal cancer she is determined for her pension to go to her partner Stacie (Ellen Page), so she can afford to stay in the home they shared together. The trouble is that while domestic partnership is legal, they have to campaign the Freeholders of their home county to grant Laurel’s dying wish, a wish they are none too keen to agree with. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – The East

Sarah (Brit Marling), an operative for an exclusive private security firm, lands her first undercover job; infiltrating The East, a group of eco-warriors and anarchists whose targets are high profile corporations. Once she is accepted into the group, however, she realises that the company she works for may not be protecting the right people. Continue reading

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