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Grace of Monaco

It’s 1956 and Grace Kelly has made a worldwide name for herself as a beautiful and talented Hollywood movie star. She stuns the world when she suddenly announces she will leave her movie career for love – she marries Prince Rainier III of Monaco and becomes Her Serene Highness the Princess Grace of Monaco. 272 more words


Let's Cast! The "Myst" TV Series

Last night, we got a few of our writers on e-mail to talk about news that Myst, a 1993 adventure game that pioneered such shocking new technologies as the CD-ROM and Quicktime, … 1,017 more words

David Bowie

Shakespearean Authorship Trust Conference to be held on November 23rd: "The French Connection"

The Shakespearean Authorship Trust, in collaboration with Brunel University, presents:

Shakespeare — The French Connection: How French personalities, topographies and topicalities haunt the plays

The conference this year will look at French references and historical characters in Shakespeare’s plays, including… 87 more words


I, Claudius

I, Claudius is truly one of the great series of all time. House of Cards wishes it could dream of this level of scandal, betrayal, and scheming. 277 more words


Gladiator: Hey, Gang! Let's Revive the Republic!

Early on in Gladiator (2000, dir. Ridley Scott), Marcus Aurelius (Richard Harris) tells Maximus (Russell Crowe) that he wants to “return Rome to the people” and re-establish the Roman Republic. 1,493 more words