The Iron Lady

(2012)

The Iron Lady is a surprising and intimate portrait of Margaret Thatcher (Meryl Streep), the first and only female Prime Minister of The United Kingdom. One of the 20th century’s most famous and influential women, Thatcher came from nowhere to smash through barriers of gender and class to be heard in a male dominated world.

CONTEST: Win ‘The Iron Lady’ Blu-ray

The Weinstein Company is releasing The Iron Lady on Blu-ray and DVD April 10, which stars Meryl Streep in her Oscar-winning role as Margaret Thatcher. We are celebrating this new release with a contest where we're giving away copies of the Blu-ray to our readers. These prizes will surely go fast, so enter this contest today.

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2012 BAFTA Awards Winners

The Artist was named Best Film at tonight's Orange British Academy Film Awards hosted by Stephen Fry, held at London's Royal Opera House. The film also won six other awards: Director, Original Screenplay, Original Music, Cinematography, Costume Design as well as a performance award for Jean Dujardin who won the Leading Actor BAFTA.

Meryl Streep was awarded the BAFTA for Leading Actress for her performance as Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady; the film was also honoured in the Make-Up & Hair category.

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‘The Iron Lady’ Blu-ray and DVD Debut April 10th

Anchor Bay Entertainment and The Weinstein Company announced today the Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD release of The Iron Lady, starring two-time Academy Award winner Meryl Streep (Sophie's Choice, Kramer vs. Kramer) as former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Margaret Thatcher. Considered by many to be the greatest living film actress, Streep has received an astonishing 17 Oscar nominations over the course of her career, including a 2012 Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her portrayal of Thatcher in The Iron Lady. Streep won a 2012 Golden Globe award for this role, and received a 2012 Screen Actors Guild Award nomination as well. Directed by Phyllida Lloyd (Mamma Mia!) from a screenplay by Abi Morgan (Shame), The Iron Lady heads to retail on April 10, 2012 for an SRP of $39.99 for the Blu-ray Combo Pack and $29.98 for the DVD.

The Iron Lady also stars Academy Award winner Jim Broadbent (Iris), Olivia Colman (Tyrannosaur), Alexandra Roach, Harry Lloyd (Game of Thrones), and Richard E. Grant (Dracula). In addition to Streep's 2012 Academy Award nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role, the film also received an Academy Award nomination for Best Makeup (Mark Coulier and J. Roy Helland).

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2012 BAFTA Awards Nominations

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Fourth ‘The Iron Lady’ Poster

The Weinstein Company has released the fourth poster for The Iron Lady, which is currently playing in limited release and expands nationwide January 13. Take a look at this one-sheet below, which showcases Margaret Thatcher's unique handbag amongst briefcases in this biopic starring Meryl Streep.

The Iron Lady was released January 13th, 2012.

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‘The Iron Lady’ TV Spot

The Weinstein Company has released the first TV spot for The Iron Lady, which opens in New York and Los Angeles theaters December 30 before expanding nationwide January 13. Click on the video player below for your latest look at this Margaret Thatcher biopic starring Meryl Streep.

The Iron Lady was released January 13th, 2012.

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Third ‘The Iron Lady’ Trailer

The Weinstein Company has released the third trailer for The Iron Lady, which arrives in New York and Los Angeles theaters Decemeber 30 before expanding January 13, 2012. Click on the video player below for your latest look at Phyllida Lloyd's biopic starring Meryl Streep as British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.

The Iron Lady was released January 13th, 2012.

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‘The Iron Lady’ International Trailer

The Weinstein Company has released an international trailer for The Iron Lady, which arrives in theaters December 16. Click on the video below to watch a new U.K. trailer for this biopic on former U.K. Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, which stars Meryl Streep. We also have a new U.K. quad poster for The Iron Lady, which you can take a look at below the trailer.

The Iron Lady was released January 13th, 2012.

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