Darkest Hour reviews hail Gary Oldman as Oscar frontrunner
Gary Oldman should have no issues mustering the courage to continue into the awards race ahead.
As expected, the acting vet stormed the Telluride Film Festival Friday night with his leading performance in Joe Wright’s Darkest Hour. The “stunningly cinematic history lesson,” according to early reviews, follows Winston Churchill’s burgeoning tenure as prime minister of Great Britain as he weighs whether to negotiate a peace treaty with Nazi Germany or lead a nation against fascist threats.
Finish the story over at Entertainment Weekly.