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Broadway Review: 'A Doll's House, Part 2,' With Laurie Metcalf and Chris Cooper

So, did Godot ever show up? Were George and Martha able to save their marriage? And whatever happened to Nora after she slammed the door? In “A Doll’s House, Part 2,” Lucas Hnath pulls off the dramatic parlor trick of bringing back Ibsen’s iconic heroine — in the incomparable person of Laurie Metcalf — to answer that question 15 years later. 563 more words


A Doll's House, Part 2: Compartmentalized Gender and Society Hilariously

A Doll’s House, Part 2: Compartmentalized Gender and Society Hilariously

By Ross

The last time we saw Nora, she walked out the door, leaving behind her shocked husband and unknowing children. 848 more words

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Broadway Review: Hello, Doll!  – 'A Doll's House, Part 2' Shuts The Door On 2016-2017 Season

The last show to open on Broadway this season turns out to be the funniest, and the sharpest play of the year, which is a pleasure to report. 731 more words

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Reviewsday: Julie Taymor's The Tempest

Julie Taymor’s movie of Shakespeare’s The Tempest (widely thought to be the last play written solely by the Bard) is CGI Shakespeare. LSD Shakespeare. ADD Shakespeare. 186 more words


Adaptation. Review

Ah Kaufman, you’ve done it again.

Adaptation. (2002) is a dramedy sorta/kinda/not really based on the book The Orchid Thief, directed by Spike Jonze and written by Charlie Kaufman. 515 more words



Review by Derrick Carter

Running Time: 2 hours 9 minutes

MPAA Rating: R for Strong Violence, Language throughout, and some Sexuality/Nudity

Directed by: Ben Affleck… 855 more words



Adaptation (Spike Jonze, 2001) is a film about the process of writing itself, among many other things. The film centers on a pair of twin screenwriters, Charlie (Nicholas Cage) and Donald Kaufman (also Nicholas Cage), and the former’s struggle to adapt a nonfiction book into a screenplay. 1,653 more words