"WELL SAID LEO and -Goode and Whishaw giggle and chase each other in a long montage laSting 5 minutes against the setting sun and rolling landscapes to reminisce of Ledger and Jake .
By the time we are whisked to Oxford,Venice,Marrakech and london too -it was getting exhausting as Goode kept gaping at everything from Miracoli to Atwell like he had never seen a church or a girl before -he is a very bad actor and to re- play Jeremy irons is a blunder .
Emma thompson looks like she was trying to do Streep in Prada with a heap of jewels alongside the pious strictly catholic mum and this is unabashedly comic -add to it Gambon desperately trying to be degenerate renegade aristocratic intellectual and you have a Peter o'toole impression of the worst kind .
the only persons who seems interested are the cinematographer and costume designer .
This is a very dull attempt to make a british homosexual epic in the vein of Brokeback mountain .
Jarrold should stick to mrs.browns in future and also never venture abroad as it does no justice to him -only making his movies look like a glossy tourist brochure.
A supposedly heterosexual men who practices homosexuality for some bizarre reasons only known to waugh and jarrold ."