Production Year: 1937 -Comedy -Director: Tim Whelan -Original Language: English -Classification: Universal -Starring: Vivien Leigh, Larry Adler, Charles Laughton, Rex Harrison -Orbit Media Ltd., (On Ciao since: 10/2006)
Vivien Leigh plays Libby a haunting stunning creature who melts into the role of street hustler and petty thief she attracts the attention of veteran busker...... more
Vivien Leigh plays Libby a haunting stunning creature who melts into the role of street hustler and petty thief she attracts the attention of veteran busker street performer Charles Saggers (Charles Laughton) who befriends the gifted young performer and falls head over heals in love with her and she becomes part of his street act they are soon noticed by theatre impresario Harley (Rex Harrison) who is mesmerized by Libby and falls deeply in love with her and they marry against the wishes of the besotted Charles This impossible love triangle reaches a dramatic conclusion as Libby's career rapidly ascends and Charles is left behind.Supported by theatre legend Tyrone Guthrie and harmonica virtuoso Larry Adler this is considered to be one of the best British productions of the 1930's and Vivien Leigh's best British film performance before playing Scarlett O'Hara in 1939's Gone With The Wind
Advantages: Beautifully decorated interior, lovely location Disadvantages: None for me
...~~GOING TO CHURCH~~
On my holiday spent on the island of Zakynthos (Zante) I felt that it just wouldn?t be right if I didn?t find time to visit its main town. And so my husband and I set out one morning to visit the town. We travelled by taxi. On our arrival in Zante Town the first place we visited was the beautiful church of St Dionysios.
~~OUTSIDE THE CHURCH~~
The church stands...
Advantages: Fantastic acting, excellent plot, strong filmmaking, powerful film overall Disadvantages: Overlooked, not available on DVD in the UK
...unexpected series of events. Based on a true story, Indictment: The McMartin Trial was released as a TV movie in 1995, five years after the real trial had been complete.
In 1983, accusations were made that the McMartin family, who ran a pre-school in California, had sexually molested 360 children by the spring of 1984, as well as three other teachers from the same school. Arrests and the pre...
Advantages: A classic show and internatinally known Disadvantages: Don't expect too much as it's a bit dated
...I had booked tickets to go and see the Agatha Christie play 'The Mousetrap' at St. Martin's theatre in London with my mum for her birthday as she has wanted to see the play for many years. Because of us living up in Manchester it was a case of having to stay the night in London to enable us to see the play. After all this effort I hoped it would be worth it!
The Mousetrap has been...