Dan and Jeff – Entertaining the Muggles with Potted Potter
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Dan and Jeff – Entertaining the Muggles with Potted Potter

Dan and Jeff Entertaining the Muggles with Potted Potter By Leni Paul With shades of Hogwarts, I sat down in a secluded corner of a library – sadly, not an enchanted one – to chat (over the phone) with the Olivier-nominated British comedy writing/performing duo Daniel Clarkson and Jefferson Turner. They are better known as … Continue reading

Tag (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Tag (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

TAG (2018) Starring Ed Helms, Jon Hamm, Jake Johnson, Jeremy Renner, Hannibal Buress, Isla Fisher, Leslie Bibb, Rashida Jones, Nora Dunn, Steve Berg, Indiana Sifuentes, Trayce Malachi, Jock McKissic, Thomas Middleditch, Al Mitchell, Sebastian Maniscalco, Kate Kneeland, Vince Pisani, Kurt Yue and Brian Dennehy. Screenplay by Rob McKittrick and Mark Steilen. Directed by Jeff Tomsic. … Continue reading

Ghost Stories (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Ghost Stories (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

GHOST STORIES (2017) Starring Andy Nyman, Martin Freeman, Paul Whitehouse, Alex Lawther, Paul Warren, Kobna Holdbrook-Smith, Nicholas Burns, Samuel Bottomley, Daniel Hill, Leonard Byrne, Jake Davies, Nicholas Burns, Oliver Woollford, Callum Goulden, Louise Atkins, Lesley Harcourt, Amy Doyle, Deborah Wastell, Christine Dalby and Maggie McCarthy. Screenplay by Jeremy Dyson & Andy Nyman. Directed by Jeremy … Continue reading

The Lady in the Van (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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The Lady in the Van (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

THE LADY IN THE VAN (2015) Starring Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Roger Allam, Deborah Findlay, Frances de la Tour, Gwen Taylor, Jim Broadbent, David Calder, James Corden, Dominic Cooper, Russell Tovey, Samuel Barnett, Geoffrey Streatfield and Clare Hammond. Screenplay by Alan Bennett. Directed by Nicholas Hytner. Distributed by Sony Pictures Classics.  104 minutes.  Rated PG-13. … Continue reading

Kevin Kline and Israel Horovitz – Looking In On Their Old Lady
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Kevin Kline and Israel Horovitz – Looking In On Their Old Lady

Kevin Kline and Israel Horovitz Looking In On Their Old Lady by Jay S. Jacobs http://popentertainment-interviews.tumblr.com/post/97117378409/kevin-kline-and-israel-horovitz-looking-in-on Kevin Kline has spent a lot of time in France in his long career as an actor.  He has done everything from French Kiss to The Pink Panther there.  He even made the film Queen to Play in which … Continue reading

Romeo & Juliet (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Romeo & Juliet (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

Romeo & Juliet William Shakespeare’s classic love tragedy Romeo & Juliet has been filmed so many times over the years (and that’s not even taking into consideration the thousands of stagings) that there is very little left to add to the mix. It was made as a silent film (in fact, it was made as a silent … Continue reading

Tony Lo Bianco Plants the Little Flower
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Tony Lo Bianco Plants the Little Flower

Tony Lo Bianco Plants the Little Flower by Ronald Sklar http://www.popentertainment.com/lobianco.htm The acclaimed actor returns to portray Fiorello La Guardia in Off-Broadway’s The Little Flower. Sometimes it’s so damn good, it’s meant to be revived — not just the play itself, but the lead actor perfectly channeling the main character. In this case, it’s Tony … Continue reading