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Scott Rudin Sues Harper Lee Estate Claiming Interference Threatens Broadway's 'To Kill A Mockingbird'

Producer Scott Rudin has fired back at the estate of author Harper Lee, charging in a lawsuit filed yesterday that a lawsuit filed last month by estate executor Tonja B. 530 more words

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'Carousel' Review: Rodgers & Hammerstein's Dark Masterpiece On Broadway, Bedazzled And Bedeviled

Let’s state the obvious. Carousel is a masterpiece, a sublime piece of 20th Century musical theater that includes among its abundant treasures a song, “If I Loved You”, that ranks among the most beautiful ever written for the stage (I’d say  866 more words

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Frances Ha (2012, Noam Baumbach)

Frances Ha relies on exposition but depends on summary. Or it depends on exposition but relies on summary. One or the other. Director and co-writer Baumbach and star and co-writer Greta Gerwig move… 729 more words

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Adam Sandler To Star In 'Uncut Gems' For Safdie Brothers And A24

EXCLUSIVE: Adam Sandler has been set to star this fall in Uncut Gems, the next film by directors Josh & Benny Safdie, for A24. 126 more words

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'Three Tall Women' Review: Albee's Late-Career Masterpiece Hits Broadway With Triple-Threat Cast

Nearly 30 years ago, when Edward Albee was explaining why he’d develop his new play Three Tall Women in Vienna, the great playwright excoriated New York’s commercial stage. 692 more words

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Harper Lee Estate Lawsuit Against To Kill a Mockingbird Broadway Adaptation

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Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird—a required text in schools across America—has been set to become a Broadway play, yet has encountered a number of obstacles in reaching the stage. 473 more words

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Joe Wright Directing 'The Woman in the Window' (EXCLUSIVE)

Joe Wright will direct “The Woman in the Window,” a big screen adaptation of A.J. Finn’s best-seller, Variety has learned. Tracy Letts, the Pulitzer Prize winning writer of “August, Osage County,” will pen the script, and Scott Rudin (“No Country for Old Men,” “The Social Network”) and Eli Bush (“Lady Bird”) will produce the picture. 202 more words

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