[THE FILM MAGAZINE] Bombshell (2020) Review

January 11, 2020 1 min read

[THE FILM MAGAZINE] Bombshell (2020) Review

January 11, 2020 1 min read

Several times during Bombshell, Megyn Kelly (Charlize Theron) is accused of being a feminist. She rebukes the suggestion every time; “I’m not a feminist, I’m a lawyer”.

#MeToo and Time’s Up were some of the defining stories of the last decade. Bombshell looks at the takedown that preceded those movements – Fox News journalist Gretchen Carlson (Nicole Kidman) filing a lawsuit against network boss Roger Ailes (John Lithgow) to expose the sexual harassment and discrimination that she had experienced from him during her time at the channel.

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Sophie Butcher

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