Longford (2006)

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This capsule review was originally published in the Winter 2008 installment of Connections, an email newsletter for Seattle Pacific University alumni. - Presented on HBO in 2006, Tom Hooper’s film Longford offers one of the most inspiring and moving portrayals of a Christian in recent memory. A frequent and compassionate minister to prisoners, the Seventh Earl of Longford — Frank Pakenham, or “Lord Longford” — made headlines and stirred up scandal in the 1960s as he … [Read more...]