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Jay Presson Allen (1922–2006)

Autor/a de Marnie [1964 film]

11+ obres 363 Membres 4 Ressenyes

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Obres de Jay Presson Allen

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The Celluloid Closet [1995 film] (1995) — Self — 89 exemplars
Lord of the Flies [1990 film] (1990) — Screenwriter — 53 exemplars

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Coneixement comú

Data de naixement
1922-03-03
Data de defunció
2006-05-01
Gènere
female
Nacionalitat
USA
Lloc de naixement
San Angelo, Texas, USA
Lloc de defunció
New York, New York, USA
Relacions
Allen, Louis M (spouse m. 1955 - 2003)

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A classic play in which a teacher at a girl's school has different ideas about proper education than the school. She challenges the girls to be what she wishes them to be, and attempts to mold them in her image. It is an interesting work, well developed, with characters that are familiar and strange at the same time. They represent another time, another place, but are nonetheless timely. It is a thought-provoking work, because it leaves you wondering who, if anyone, you can root for or agree with. The characters are not sympathetic, but you still find yourself drawn to them as characters, and you won't put it down immediately.… (més)
 
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Devil_llama | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Oct 25, 2020 |
Miss Jean Brodie teaches at a girls' boarding school in Scotland. She is a woman "ahead of her time" (the 1930's). She thinks Mussolini is a grand man, is given to quoting Robert Burns, and declares her intention to make free thinkers of all her students. She is convinced that she is among the Philistines. She is utterly self-absorbed, and absolutely certain she is superior to all her colleagues. She is a tornado tearing up the lives around her: her heedlessness leads to tragic consequences.

A very good drama in three acts. I ended up feeling sorry for and despising Miss Brodie all at the same time.… (més)
 
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avanta7 | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Apr 24, 2009 |
A man blackmails a thief to marry him.

1/4 (Bad).

F*** this movie.
½
 
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comfypants | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Jan 25, 2022 |
130 minutos
 
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Miquinba_F | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Feb 25, 2012 |

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Estadístiques

Obres
11
També de
2
Membres
363
Popularitat
#66,173
Valoració
3.8
Ressenyes
4
ISBN
23
Llengües
2

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