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Les Misérables

The musical Les Misérables has finally made it to the screen, with even more pomp and circumstance than the stage. And, I am happy to report, just as much glory. Victor Hugo’s novel, first published in 1862, premiered onstage in … Continue reading


Red

It’s all talk and no action. But it’s Alfred Molina and Eddie Redmayne talking. John Logan’s Red the latest import from London, centers around Mark Rothko, the American Expressionist painter, and his newly-hired assistant Ken, performed by Redmayne in an … Continue reading