‘Crass Cr film-making’

Lucy Mangan





Comment & Analysis

“[Diana] D thanks Charles “for being bei so raw, broken and handsome” han in the hospital when wh he saw her body … My notes at this point are indecipherable, ind which is just as well, w as I suspect what they say would be unprintable. By the time Ghost Diana takes the Queen’s hand and gently whispers “You’ve always shown us what it meant to be British. Maybe it’s time to learn, too”, and prompts her to cave in to the … demand to “Show us you care, Ma’am”, I am having quite the out-of-body experience myself. But Ghost Diana is all of a piece with what is now simply a crass, by-numbers piece of film-making, with a script that barely aspires to craft.”