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Little Women 2017 - Cast

I do not know what possessed the BBC to send a cast and crew to Ireland to film a miniseries of classic American Civil War-era novel… 1,262 more words


Shaw's St Joan at the Folger theater

Aurundia Brown as Joan (she plays the part in the Folger)


On Sunday afternoon at the Folger, a full audience watched the four actors who this time comprised the whole of the Bedlam company players perform some 20+ (at least) characters of… 997 more words

20th Century Culture

Limehouse Golem (2017)

Director: Juan Carlos Medina. Original Book : Peter Ackroyd
Starring: Bill Nighy, Olivia Cooke, Eddie Marsan, Douglas Booth, Daniel Mays. UK. 1h 49m

Lessons can be learnt from this gloomy victorian epic, it has all of right elements but it just lacks that little je ne c’est quoi. 595 more words

Movie Reviews

Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)

King Henry VIII (Richard Burton) throws over his first wife Katherine (Irene Papas) for her inability to produce a male heir, in favour of the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn (Genevive Bujold). 151 more words


The Miniaturist (2017)

A young woman, Petronella (Ana Taylor Joy) discovers hidden secrets about her husband Johannes (Alex Hassell) and his family in 17th century Amsterdam. 148 more words


The Greatest Showman (2017)

PT Barnum  (Hugh Jackman) comes from nothing to create a visual spectacle which would become a worldwide sensation. 148 more words


Victoria Series 2 (2017) Christmas Special 

In this Christmas episode of the ITV series, Victoria  (Jenna Coleman) and Albert (Tom Hughes) learn about the magic of Christmas.  161 more words