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Interlude in Prague (2017)


Mozart (Aneurin Barnard) falls for tragic singer Zuzanna Lubtak (Morfydd Clark) while in Prague, and his experience inspires him to write ‘Don Giovanni’ 140 more words

Film

Murder On The Orient Express

There’s often talk of tapping into different audiences with films, with one that comes up with fair regularity being the somewhat patronisingly named ‘grey pound’. 489 more words

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Victoria and Abdul

It’s all in the eyes. When Queen Victoria meets Mohammed Abdul Karim in June 1887, he quickly makes a strong impression. The Queen writes about him in her diary, that same day, mentioning that he is tall, with ‘fine serious countenance’, and is lighter skinned than his compatriot and fellow servant, Mohammed Buksh. 730 more words

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The Blackheath Poisonings (1992)


The interconnected ties of two ancient aristocratic families are destroyed when the patriarch of the family dies following a seemingly innocuous bout of food poisoning. 179 more words

Television

3 Poldark 8 & 9: like a song; previously individual dramatized scenes ....


She will have a headstone (Ross and Demelza, Aidan Turner, Elinor Tomlinson, Poldark 2017, Episode 8)


Warleggan harassing, destroying Drake’s business (Sam telling Ross, David Delve, Robin Ellis, … 4,231 more words

20th Century Culture

Review: Lady MacBeth and her insidious secret

Lady Macbeth is an amazing film that will take you by surprise. Everything you thought you knew should be unknown with this movie. This film is very much a frontier movie, one that is on the frontier of sanity. 907 more words

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