I'll spare everyone a Madonna-song pun and just get right to the point. Besides, the pop-icon has kindly asked critics not to review her as, well, the pop icon. Fair enough. I'll focus on the film, "W. First thing's first.
A new fashion line? Another documentary disassembling her latest truths and dares? What we have instead is an overwrought historical drama built around the storied romance of Wallis Simpson, the twice-divorced American for whom King Edward VIII gave up the British throne in to marry. As the film explains, W.