A movie for every day of the year – a good one. 23 February. Contagion, directed by Steven Soderbergh, starring Gwyneth Paltrow (though not for very long)
Andrew Davis has made something of a specialty of directing thrillers. He made Steven Seagal’s best film, Under Siege, and Chuck Norris’s best film too, Code of Silence.
Judi Dench won an Oscar for an eight-minute on-screen performance, which in her acceptance speech even she admitted was slightly pushing it, but her