【内容简介】

耄耋之年的撒切尔夫人(梅丽尔·斯特里普 Meryl Streep 饰)罹患老年痴呆症,时常在幻觉和回忆中切换。她感觉深爱的丈夫一直在身边陪伴,其实后者早已亡故。她作为杂货店的女儿,因为出身贫寒,时常饱受世人的白眼。然而,在聆听了保守党的演讲后,她坚定了自己的政治信仰,并以优异成绩考入牛津大学,虽然在一次议员选举中落败,但是她却收获了真挚的爱情与他相伴,坚定了自己从政的人生道路……选段中,撒切尔夫人漂亮地赢得了战争的胜利,士兵们回家了,经济复苏已经近在眼前了……

【选段台词】

Official:President Reagan and President Bellaundeof Peru havesome new proposals forthe peace plan.

Margaret:The peace plan?There will be no appeasement.This is a war.A war they started andby God, we will finish it.I tell you what I'm goingto writeto every single one of these families,these heartbroken families?I am going to tell them that noBritish soldier will die in vainfor the Falklands.I am the only Prime Ministerin the history of our countrywho is also a mother witha son of my own,I can imagine youragony,and your grief.

Official:Prime Minister, we have securedthe beach head.The Argentinian troops aredemoralized and ill equipped.The paratroops havetaken Goose Green.

News:Shortly after dark last night,our forces Port Stanleywhat the Commander in Chiefhas called a brilliant surprise night attack.

Denis:Thatcher, bed.

News:From their new positions, our forcescan see large numbers of Argentine soldiersretreating and streaming backinto Port Stanley.Our forces are moving forwardto exploit their success.

Parliment:Well done, MARGARET.

Margaret:We congratulate the men and womenof the armed Forces for their skill,bravery and loyalty to this country.We were faced with an act ofunprovoked aggressionand we responded as we haveresponded in times past:with unity, strength and courage,sure in the knowledge thatthough much is sacrificed,in the end, right will prevailover wrong.And I put it to the HonourableMember oppositethat this is not a dayfor him to carp,find fault, demand inquiries,they will happen I can assurehim of thatfor we have nothingto hide, nothis is a day to put difference aside,hold one's head highand take pride in being British.

Denis:GOTCHA! Well that paid off old girl!Your ratings soared!From the most hated Prime Ministerof all time to the nation's darling.The world was at your feet,and Britain was back in business!

News:The Berlin Wall has fallen.The gates have opened!The police are making no attempt tostop people as they go through.