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Three sisters want to go to London

Three sisters want to go to London

Robert Tanitch reviews Three Sisters at Southwark Playhouse, London SE Anton Chekhov’s play one of the great plays of the 20th century, premiered in Moscow in 1901. It is a bitter tirade against the p ...
Another fantasy series with Divergent

Another fantasy series with Divergent

In the beginning there was Harry Potter, a coming-of-age fantasy about finding one’s identity along a path filled with angels and demons.  Then came the atmospheric melodrama Twilight, with a strong f ...
A culture clash for Honour

A culture clash for Honour

Honour is a British film about the topical issue of honour killings that take place – at the rate of 12 a year – right here in the UK and at the rate of 5,000 worldwide.  The directorial debut of scri ...
Should the past be kept as just that?

Should the past be kept as just that?

After winning 70 major awards, including an Academy Award (Best Foreign Film), for his last film, A Separation, Writer/Director Asghar Farhadi is no longer just the most celebrated Iranian filmmaker a ...