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Presiding over Accidents in Orson Welles's 'Othello '

For Welles, the director is "the man who presides over accidents but doesn't make them" and never were there more accidents over which to preside for Welles than in Othello.

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Kids' DVDs: June 2007


Flushed Away (2006)

Daynah Burnett

The Good Father (1985)

Within minutes of its start, Mike Newell's The Good Father has thus established Bill's rage.

Cynthia Fuchs

The Mystery of Charles Dickens

Veteran actor Simon Callow gives life to Ackroyd's demanding script, which weaves historical and personal anecdotes in and out of dramatizations from Dickens' oeuvre.

Tim O'Neil

The Phantom of the Opera (2004)

You might read this as a not-so-subtle indictment of the bourgie masses who consume popular culture: their taste sucks.

Cynthia Fuchs

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