Sometimes pseudo-indecisiveness pays.
From: Carrol Cox [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Thursday, May 15, 2003 1:30 PM
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Subject: Re: Hamlet and Prufrock
Peter Montgomery wrote:
> Don't forget the scene in which he showed nothing but
> the marraige bed, no one on screen. He made himself the
> lauhing stock of every director. (Good old Ernst Jones.)
It's been 54 years since I saw it -- and about all I can remember is a
general impression of Olivier mooning about the premises. I think there
were a couple really fine films that year (Johnny Belinda? Treasure of
Sierra Madre?) that were much better, but Hamlet got the Oscar.