Basil Brown

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Carey Mulligan, Archie Barnes and Ralph Fiennes in The Dig

THE DIG ★★★★☆ Directed by Simon Stone. Starring Carey Mulligan, Ralph Fiennes, Lily James, Johnny Flynn, Ben Chaplin, Ken Stott, Monica Dolan, Pe(...)

Ralph Fiennes and Carey Mulligan. Fiennes, speaking with a Suffolk burr,  is utterly convincing as the humble bicycling antiquarian. Photograph: Larry Horricks/Netflix ©

This charming, beautifully made drama gets about halfway (maybe a little more, maybe 60 or 70 per cent) towards confirmation as a classic of English r(...)

Ralph Fiennes as Basil Brown in The Dig. Photograph: Larry Horricks/Netflix

The actor on playing a high-achieving, under-recognised archeologist, and English society It seems scarcely possible that an Australian directed(...)