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Thursday Jul 24 | Financial Times

Film reviews - The Lady from Shanghai; Branded to Kill

Black-and-white movies are flying out from the past like moths from the curtains.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Mystery Movies, Citizen Kane, Gothic, Celebrities, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Spiked

The Third Man: wild about Harry

It picked up a Bafta, the Grand Prix at Cannes, and in 1999 the British Film Institute voted it the British film of the century.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots, Gothic, Celebrities

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Examiner.com

Moby Dick Rehearsed

Orson Welles' stage adaptation of Herman Melville's novel is a truly American play, portraying Ahab as the single-minded leader who inspires his multi-national crew to go after the object of his hatred, untroubled by doubt.

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Related Topix: Moby Dick Rehearsed, Drama Movies, Adventure, Gothic, Celebrities

CNN

Best and worst expat movies of all time

Cigarettes, nitroglycerine, sweaty vests, certain death. Expat packages don't come better than in 1953's "The Wages of Fear."

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Related Topix: Straw Dogs, Thriller, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Gothic, History Movies, Titanic, Action Movies, Leonardo DiCaprio, Eat Pray Love, Travel

SFGate

Rod Gnapp as Ahab in Stanford Repertory Theater's "Moby Dick -- Rehearsed" by Orson Welles

Moby Dick - Rehearsed: Rod Gnapp stars as Captain Ahab in Orson Welles ' rarely seen blank-verse theatrical adaptation of Herman Melville 's masterpiece to anchor a Stanford Repertory Theater summer celebration of Welles' work.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Examiner.com

Tricia's retro film review: Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre is the 1943 adaptation of the book by Charlotte Bronte. Jane Eyre has a hard life, as she goes from her aunt's house to Lowood Institution.

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Related Topix: Jane Eyre, Drama Movies, Gothic, Celebrities

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Home

"Spark A Reaction" gains interest with teens

Children's librarian Diane Burger says a few teens and tweens have been showing up for the Wednesday morning program.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Celebrities

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Tampa Bay Newspapers

'The War of the Worlds' coming to American Stage

American Stage presents the staged world premiere of Orson Welles' "The War of the Worlds" from Oct. 19 to 30. Pictured are, from left, Christopher Swan, Byron Patterson and Brian Shea.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Celebrities, Opinion

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Inquirer & Mirror

Thar She Blows! "Moby Dick Rehearsed" at NHA

Herman Melville's classic "Moby-Dick" has a strong Nantucket connection and a lasting legacy that has trickled over into this century.

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Related Topix: Moby Dick Rehearsed, Drama Movies, Adventure, Herman Melville, Nantucket, MA, Celebrities, Gothic, Arts, Literature

Tue Jul 08, 2014

MassLive.com

Springfield's John Shea to star, direct 'Moby Dick -...

Springfield's John Shea will direct and star in a staging of Orson Welles' Moby Dick - Rehearsed at the Whaling Museum in Nantucket.

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Related Topix: John Shea, Southie, Drama Movies, Moby Dick Rehearsed, Adventure, Celebrities, Gothic, Nantucket, MA, Entertainment

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