Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day - 2008
Movie: Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day - 2008
Director: Bahrat Nalluri
Synopsis: In pre-war London, Miss Guinevere Pettigrew (Frances McDormand) is a middle-aged governess who has difficulty keeping a job. She intercepts an employment opportunity as a social secretary to American actress and singer Delysia Lafosse (Amy Adams). Within minutes, and seemingly without qualifications, she is thrust into a dizzying world of glamour and high society. Taking her new role to heart, she tries to help her new friend navigate a complicated career and love life. The next 24 hours fly by at a dizzying pace.
Scene: Miss Pettigrew and Delysia return from a visit, and shopping spree, with haughty high fashion maven Edythe Dubarry (Shirley Henderson).
Monogram: Edythe's logo, an extravagant script initial E, appears on a hatbox.
Contributed by: Yvonne Broach