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  1. the French Lieutenant's Woman Starring Meryl Streep Set For Criterion Blu-ray, Out 8/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Iconic stage and screen star Meryl Streep joins with fellow Academy Award winner Jeremy Irons in headlining the Harold Pinter -penned big screen adaptation of John Fowles's acclaimed novel THE FRENCH LIEUTENANT'S WOMAN and a brand new Blu-ray and DVD release is set for this August according to a new announcement by the Criterion Collection. The official description of THE FRENCH LIEUTENANT'S WOMAN is as follows: "An astounding array of talent came together for the big-screen adaptation of John Fowles's novel The French Lieutenant's Woman, a postmodern masterpiece that had been considered unfilmable.

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  2. A novel trip to DorsetRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ... harbour wall made famous in Jane Austen's novel Persuasion, and by Meryl Streep playing The French Lieutenant's Woman in the critically-acclaimed 1981 film. We enjoy an afternoon cuppa with toasted tea cakes overlooking the bay from the terrace of ...

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  3. Bounding along the path of Hardy as our terrier creates 'Wessie'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... sweeping harbour wall made famous in Jane Austen's novel Persuasion, and by Meryl Streep in The French Lieutenant's Woman. We enjoy an afternoon cuppa with toasted tea cakes overlooking the bay from the terrace of the aptly-named French Lieutenant's ...

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  4. Meryl Streep on 12/15/83 in Chicago, Il.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Daily Beast

    ... and finesse of Streep in her supreme interpretations: Joanna in Kramer vs. Kramer , Sarah in The French Lieutenant's Woman , Sophie in Sophie's Choice , Karen in Silkwood , Baroness Blixen in Out of Africa -and now Helen in Ironweed , which opens ...

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  5. Meryl Streep as Sophie Zawistowski: 5 Quotes About Iconic RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | News Max

    ... or feel like the Meryl Streep we have seen before in 'The Deer Hunter' or 'Manhattan' or 'The French Lieutenant's Woman.' There is something juicier about her this time; she is merrier and sexier, more playful and cheerful in the scenes before she ...

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  6. Meryl Streep's Acting Credentials: Awards and Highlights of Storied CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | News Max

    ... an Actress in a Motion Picture Drama, Streep also took home the statue for her role in 1982's "The French Lieutenant's Woman." Other awards Throughout her more than 40-year acting career, Streep has earned or been nominated for hundreds of awards ...

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  7. The Forgotten Handmaid's TaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Atlantic

    ... director Karel Reisz to lead the project. The playwright had previously worked with Reisz on The French Lieutenant's Woman , which starred Meryl Streep as a strong-willed woman condemned as promiscuous by a repressive society, and was nominated for ...

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  8. Walthamstow actress stars in new film by Sid and Nancy directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Guardian-series.co.uk

    ... were shot. The 1960s set thriller by Edmonton director Graham Fletcher-Cook, famous for films The French Lieutenant's Woman and Sid and Nancy , opens with Annie's character Ruby and husband Lyle trying to clean blood off their carpet and dispose of ...

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  9. New film by Edmonton director to premiere in Crouch EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Haringey Independent

    ... week. Mr Wright landed the part after Edmonton director Graham Fletcher-Cook, famous for films The French Lieutenant's Woman and Sid and Nancy and brother of actor Dexter Fletcher, spotted him on an acting website and asked him to audition. The ...

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  10. Billy Wright on set with Blood and Carpet co-star Annie BurkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Enfield Independent

    ... week. Mr Wright landed the part after Edmonton director Graham Fletcher-Cook, famous for films The French Lieutenant's Woman and Sid and Nancy and brother of actor Dexter Fletcher, spotted him on an acting website and asked him to audition. The ...

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  11. the History Boys Coming to Coventry's Belgrade Theatre, 3-7 FebRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and The Wilma, Philadelphia - winner of 3 Barrymore awards in USA); and the World Premiere of The French Lieutenant's Woman (Fulton Opera House, USA then British Premiere Tour). Kate has developed new work for The Royal Court, The Bush, Arcola, ...

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  12. Julian Sands to Star in a Celebration of Harold Pinter at Virginia G. Piper Theater, 2/4Read the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... (1957) and the Tony Award-winning The Homecoming (1965), as well as screenplays, including The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981) starring Jeremy Irons and Meryl Streep . In 2005 Pinter was honored with the Nobel Prize for Literature. The selection ...

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  13. The History Boys, Grand Opera House, York, June 8 to 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | York Press

    ... for the Northampton Royal & Derngate; Persuasion for Salisbury Playhouse and the premiere of The French Lieutenant's Woman on a British tour. She also directs episodes of EastEnders for BBC1. David Hutchinson, artistic director of Sell A Door ...

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  14. James Caan as 'The Gambler, is a winner who wants to be a loserRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... lower matrons and established old families of the Ivy Leagues. Director Karel Reisz (the 1981 "The French Lieutenant's Woman") gives us grime over gloss, loss over winning and a man who can't appreciate his luck.

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  15. All Hail Meryl Streep and Her 29th Golden Globe NominationRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | WVII

    ... career, she's already won eight Golden Globes for her memorable roles in Kramer vs. Kramer , The French Lieutenant's Woman , Sophie's Choice, Adaptation , Angels in America , The Devil Wears Prada , Julia & Julia , and The Iron Lady . "I have no ...

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  16. All Hail Meryl Streep and Her 29th Golden Globe NominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | ETonline

    ... career, she's already won eight Golden Globes for her memorable roles in Kramer vs. Kramer , The French Lieutenant's Woman , Sophie's Choice, Adaptation , Angels in America , The Devil Wears Prada , Julia & Julia , and The Iron Lady . "I have no ...

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  17. Why 'Hunger Games' star Jennifer Lawrence could rival Meryl StreepRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | JAM! Showbiz

    ... not seen the likes of her since Meryl Streep broke out in The Deer Hunter, Kramer vs. Kramer, The French Lieutenant's Woman and Sophie's Choice. Streep now has 18 Oscar noms a record for acting categories. The only actress actively working today who ...

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