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The film of The Help is an out and out winner

Published by Emma Lee-Potter in on Monday 24th October 2011

My favourite books are the ones that make me laugh, make me cry and make me think. I reckon the same rule can be applied to films – which is why The Help, the new film based on Kathryn Stockett’s tale of life in the American Deep South during the 1960s, is an out and out winner. Stockett’s book, which chronicles the story of a group of black maids who ...keep reading