Currently Browsing: August 30, 2010

ANTON CHEKHOV’S THE DUEL

Chekhov novella adapted by Dover Koshashvili  with screenwriter Mary Bing. Intensely dramatic battle between science & art played out in a Black Sea resort in Imperial Russia sometime around 1890. Von Koren (Tobias Menzies) sees Laevsky (Andrew Scott) as the epitome of aristocratic decadence, & the intensity of this hatred mystifies both of them. Intellectually […]

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Shout-Out to Edie Falco!

Kudos to Edie Falco, winner of the 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series in her role as NURSE JACKIE.  For all those years that Falco played back-up on THE SOPRANOS, here’s proof that the lady can carry her own show with heart, soul, & true brilliance. Shout-Out to Edie Falco: […]

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