In ‘The Duke’, Jim Broadbent Places an Eccentric Center

LONDON – Here in Room 45 of the National Gallery by Jim Broadbent, Francisco de Goya Portrait of the Duke of Wellington. It wasn’t his first encounter with this painting. But pointing to Vernet’s study of the French emperor hanging nearby, “I’ve never seen him with Napoleon before,” he said. Broadbent’s last film “Duke,” It’s …