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The Crown - new trailer

Queen Elizabeth II struggles between being a monarch and her relationship with her family in the brand new trailer for The Crown. 47 more words


Magic in the Moonlight (2014)

2016 #151
Woody Allen | 93 mins | streaming (HD) | 2.35:1 | USA & UK / English | 12 / PG-13*

Woody Allen’s 44th film is a Sunday-afternoon-style period comedy, which nonetheless manages to touch on issues of existentialism and the meaning of life. 337 more words

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The Crown - new images

A series of new images for Netflix’s upcoming royal drama The Crown have been released. 91 more words


If Wives Do Fall - Recent Perspectives of Emilia's Speech in Othello

The character of Emilia is often overlooked in Shakespeare’s Othello, and it is easy to see why. The issues of racism and domestic violence dominate the action, leaving the wife of scheming Iago and attendant to Desdemona to fall into the shadows. 452 more words


Happy Birthday: Eileen Atkins

Happy Birthday actor Eileen Atkins

Born: June 16, 1934 in Clapton, London, England, UK

Married to: Bill Shepherd (2 February 1978 – present)

ASK THE DUST… 46 more words

Evening (2007)

If you’d like to watch a romantic movie with multiple generations and Vanessa Redgrave, watch Letters to Juliet, which is silly but palatable. Do not watch  597 more words

On theatregoing

I read fom somewhere that two years ago, when the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse was opened, Eileen Atkins in character as Ellen Terry spoke the first words of Shakespeare on its stage. 414 more words