"Interesting bit from Auden in his Lectures on Shakespeare; he apparently felt that much of the poetry that spews from the character of Henry V is deliberately bad - at least, lesser than the language of Henry IV, passages of which (I must…"
"I've also noticed NF taking an extra day to deliver. Don' think that it's USPS because the DVDs get back in one day. I cancelled my subscription. First they stop Saturday deliveries and now this BS. Motherfuckers."
"Brits definitely do it better, Americans (directors, editors) just don't seem to get it. Given good people to work with, Hawke could probably do a good job with most of the younger characters. I don't think he has the talent to…"
"Yeah, the dates (for Yify/Otto) are about right. They get them a month or two before US BD release. Mine was years older and tpb. Picture was soft and the sound was vanilla stereo. Glad to have the new BD release."
"i have had netflix for like 12 years and the dvds have always been next day service i send one back monday and get one back wed, now since jan 1st i send one back monday i get them back on thursday so cuz of that i am only able to watch 2 dvds a…"
"Beans in the Belfry. They have good sandwiches and mellow styles of acoustic music certain evenings (see link). Only decent place in the entire town. But Frederick is only 15 minutes north and there's plenty of great food and…"
"Can't blame Hawke for (continually) trying. I just don't think he partners with directors who have a great vision for - and knowledge of - Shakespeare. If Welles was still around Hawke would be in great hands, but - forgive me - the hacks…"
"It's Shakespeare, it's supposed to be cheesy ribald entertainment for the masses.
Heh, doesn't say much for Shakespeare. He can be that. And I was one of the 90s tots thrilled to be sitting in a cinema stunned by an actual…"