Elizabeth Moss in ‘Shirley’: This might be my favorite performance from her, says critic

Actress Elizabeth Moss stars in the new biopic called “Shirley.” Credit: REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz.

Critics review three films out this weekend that deal with troubled marriages in different ways. “Shirley,” a biopic about horror writer Shirley Jackson, who’s played by Elizabeth Moss from “The Handmaid’s Tale;” “Tommaso,”  starring Willem Dafoe and directed by Abel Ferrara, the provocative filmmaker who’s most famous for “Bad Lieutenant;” “Judy and Punch,” about puppeteers who are trying to revive their marionette show. 

Credits

Guests:
Tim Grierson - Senior U.S. Critic for Screen International, a contributing editor at MEL, and the author of “This Is How You Make a Movie" - @TimGrierson, Amy Nicholson - host of the podcast Unspooled and film reviewer for the NYT - @theAmyNicholson

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Sarah Sweeney, Michell Eloy, Rosalie Atkinson, Brian Hardzinski, Angie Perrin, Kathryn Barnes