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  1. Black magic: Helen McCrory as Medea is a masterpiece of self-desecrated womanhood.Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Age

    ... the greatest of all the axe-wielding viragos in drama - more inconsolable than Clytemnestra, tougher than Lady Macbeth. With Greek tragedy there is always the problem of the Chorus, who comment on the horrific action while being powerless to stop ...

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  2. Home Entertainment Consumer Guide: September 25, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... edition of the Home Entertainment Consumer Guide on Blu-ray releases for 9/23/14, including "Ida," "The Innocents," "Macbeth," "Neighbors," "The Rover" and more. Chaz Ebert, Kartemquin Films and the Community Film Workshop will honor documentarians ...

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  3. Chastain and McAvoy chase a ghost in 'The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Examiner.com

    ... occasions becomes truly brilliant; this is one of those times. [Aside] Another such time is his turn as chef Joe Macbeth in the BBC miniseries "Shakespeare Retold", in which four of the Bard's works are told not only in contemporary language, but in ...

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  4. Roman Polanski's 'Macbeth' revisited by Criterion CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Lipchitz / Associated Press) Violent, blood-soaked and filled with nudity, Roman Polanski's 1971 film version of "Macbeth" was intended to be a cinematic jolt -- a raw, realistic portrayal of medieval power plays that would be worlds away from the ...

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  5. Petri: Where do countries go for couples' counseling?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Denver Post

    ... "Because I do. James McAvoy, now there's a fellow. John Loudon McAdam, the man with the nuts and the roads. And 'Macbeth.' The Scottish play." "I'm not guessing!" England says. "I appreciate you. Think what I'd be without you. Where would we keep ...

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  6. Criterion Collection MACBETH Blu-ray Now AvailableRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The remastered Criterion Collection Blu-ray debut of master director Roman Polanski 's acclaimed and controversial adaptation of William Shakespeare 's bloody tragedy MACBETH is now available. The official description of MACBETH is as follows: " Roman Polanski imbues his unflinchingly violent adaptation of William Shakespeare 's tragedy of ruthless ambition and murder in medieval Scotland with grit and dramatic intensity.

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  7. First Look At Restored Criterion Collection MACBETH Blu-rayRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    A new featurette showcasing the remastered Blu-ray debut of master director Roman Polanski 's acclaimed and controversial adaptation of William Shakespeare 's bloody tragedy MACBETH is now available to view. The official description of MACBETH is as follows: " Roman Polanski imbues his unflinchingly violent adaptation of William Shakespeare 's tragedy of ruthless ambition and murder in medieval Scotland with grit and dramatic intensity.

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  8. Verdi's Falstaff: a celebration of lifeRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... (as did Berlioz) had a lifelong admiration for Shakespeare and gave his best to the greatest playwright in history; Macbeth, even in its original 1847 version (revised 1865), is the most advanced and interesting of his early works. And unfortunately ...

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  9. Independent News AllianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Polanski teamed with esteemed man of letters Kenneth Tynan for a screenplay that enables cinematographer Gil Taylor's camera to move around freely, capturing the actors and the bloody, often violent action. At times, Macbeth and Lady Macbeth move through their Inverness castle while narrating interior monologues.

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  10. "Macbeth" - starring Sean ConneryRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | Bookofjoe

    YouTube caption: "Directed by Paul Almond, starring Sean Connery as Macbeth, Zoe Caldwell as Lady Macbeth, William Needles as Banquo, Ted Follows as Macduff, Robin Gammell as Malcolm, Sharon Acker as Lady Macduff, Bernard Behrens as Lennox, Raymond Bellew as Donalbain, Eric Christmas as Porter, Gillie Fenwick as Angus and Rex Hagon as Fleance.

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  11. Chastain and McAvoy chase a ghost in 'The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Examiner.com

    ... occasions becomes truly brilliant; this is one of those times. [Aside] Another such time is his turn as chef Joe Macbeth in the BBC miniseries "Shakespeare Retold", in which four of the Bard's works are told not only in contemporary language, but in ...

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  12. Fantastic Four Release Date Pushed to August 7, 2015; Assassin's Creed Pulled from ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Collider

    ... the schedule entirely isn't a great sign. Michael Fassbender is attached to produce and star in the film, and his Macbeth director Justin Kurzel entered talks to take the helm a couple of months ago. Other than that, though, movement on the picture ...

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  13. A rowdy neighborhood romp debutsA rowdy neighborhood romp debuts"How...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Journal and Courier

    ... Kenneth Tynan from an episode of "The Dick Cavett Show," a 1972 episode from a British TV series that looks at Macbeth and a booklet with essays about the film. The lowdown: Guy Pearce and Robert Pattinson star in this post-apocalyptic action ...

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  14. Jeremy Brett, voted Greatest Sherlock Holmes, is back in entire Granada seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Examiner.com

    ... 41 episodes in all, and Brett once said that "Holmes is the hardest part I have ever played-harder than Hamlet or Macbeth.." And so we offer you great news: Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Granada Television Series , a 12-Blu-ray disc box set released ...

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  15. Happy Birthday To Pound Ridge's Zoe CaldwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The Pound Ridge Daily Voice

    ... in which she played Eve, a one-woman play by William Luce based on the life of Lillian Hellman and a production of "Macbeth" with Christopher Plummer as Macbeth and Glenda Jackson as Lady Macbeth under Caldwell's direction. Caldwell's directed the ...

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  16. Macbeth 1971 720p BluRay x264-SiNNERSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | 9Down.Com

    Plot: Roman Polanski's version of Shakespeare's tragedy about a Scottish lord who murders the king and ascends the throne. His wife then begins hallucinating as a result of her guilt complex and the dead king's son conspires to attack MacBeth and expose him for the murderer he is.

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  17. James McAvoy is no tortured soulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | USA Today

    ... such as the X-Men franchise, playing telepathic superhero Professor X, and theater, most recently appearing in Macbeth on London's West End. "My wife and I take turns (working), so one of us is generally at home. So we both get to fulfill ourselves ...

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  18. Top cast for Holding the ManRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | Inside Film

    ... Stott is best known for his roles in the TV series East of Everything and in Geoffrey Wright's adaptation of Macbeth, which starred Sam Worthington. "The success of Tim Conigrave's book and Tommy Murphy's stage play proves that this is a love story ...

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  19. ATG Revamps Front-of-House Areas with New Bars and LoungesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... starring Tamsin Greig , Dirty Rotten Scoundrels starring Robert Lindsay and Rufus Hound , Jersey Boys, Rock of Ages, Macbeth starring James McAvoy , The Hothouse starring Simon Russell Beale and John Simm , The Pride starring Hayley Atwell and ...

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  20. Jessica Chastain and James McAvoy on 'Eleanor Rigby,' First Heartbreak, and Robin WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... do the X-Men films, but I had real good time making Filth, a real good time doing this, and a real good time making Macbeth. It's the weirdest thing, because they're the most fucked up people I've ever played, and also the most damaged people, but ...

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