Period Film: Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008)

Miss Pettigrew (Frances McDormand) is a somewhat frumpy, middle-aged London governess who has just lost her job. When the agency fails to help her find a new position, Miss Pettigrew takes matters into her own hands by stealing a client’s card from a desk and showing up at the client’s doorstep. Upon arrival at what will hopefully be her new place of employment, Miss Pettigrew … Continue reading Period Film: Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008)