Why doesn’t someone put Ricky Gervais in a silent film?
But where’s Drive?
She’s a funny lady, isn’t she?
Look, racism is bad, no matter what you say. We’re treading familiar ground with this well-coiffed and rather saccharine exploration of 60s Mississippi, but lovely performances and brisk plotting just about make The Help worth a watch. A word of warning: you’ll want fried chicken after. No-one said you’d feel good about that.