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Watch trailer for The Exorcist with Ian McKellen as the voice of the Demon

Ian McKellen will feature in the West End premiere of The Exorcist as the voice of the Demon.

From 20 October at the Phoenix Theatre, the stage adaptation of William Peter Blatty’s iconic best-selling novel will be unleashed onto the London stage for the very first time in a uniquely theatrical experience directed by Sean Mathias and adapted by John Pielmeier. 304 more words

Theatre

6 Reasons to Read Macbeth

Macbeth is definitely my favorite Shakespeare play…so far (I am more widely read in Shakespeare than the average person, but I am still woefully ignorant of the entire Shakespeare canon). 711 more words

Literature

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) - $plit that Book!

The recent trend of adding part IIs and IIIs has likely happened for monetary creative reasons, but if the road to hell is paved with good intentions, maybe the road to heaven is paved with bad intentions?  224 more words

Cinema

Ian McKellen to feature in the West End premiere of The Exorcist

Ian McKellen will feature in the West End premiere of The Exorcist as the voice of the Demon. The trailer which features a preview of McKellen’s devilish new role can be viewed here… 433 more words

News

Movie Review: MR.HOLMES - Ian McKellen gives a typically great performance, but this Sherlock Holmes movie might not be what you expect.

Mr. Holmes is the adaptation of the novel A Slight Trick Of The Mind, by Mitch Cullin, a different take on the oft-portrayed Sherlock Holmes.  1,232 more words

Movie Reviews

Review – King Lear, Minerva Theatre, Chichester, 6th October 2017

There was a positive glow of excitement last February when we found out that this year’s Chichester Festival would include a new production of King Lear… 1,363 more words

Chris Sparkle

Shakespeare Saturday: Sir Ian on Lear

Hello friends! Welcome back to Shakespeare Saturday. This week I ran across a lovely little piece posted by the BBC, and that will be today’s focus. 97 more words