Judi Dench on how she prepared—or didn't—to play Queen Victoria for the second time

Victoria & Abdul depicts the relationship between Queen Victoria, played by Judi Dench, and her servant Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal). Funnily enough, this is the second time Dench has played Victoria, the first time being in the 1997 film Mrs. Brown, for which she was nominated for an Academy Award. In the video above, we…

It floats and the Kingsman returns, plus 27 other movies coming this September 

So many movies, so little time. Every week brings a new crop of them, opening in multiplexes and arthouse theaters across the nation, and arriving in increasingly high volumes on streaming platforms like Netflix. How’s a voracious moviegoer to keep up? That’s where The A.V. Club comes in. The first week of every…