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The Austen adaptations

By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  January 09, 2008

Do the write thing

Writers grow tiresome when they (a) write about writers, (b) write about writing, or (c) write about the difference between “fiction” and “reality.”
The redemption of fictional reality in Atonement
By PETER KEOUGH  |  December 05, 2007

Introducing the Dwights

Into this mess wanders Jill (Emma Booth), cute and self-assured, so you know she’s in for it.
A miserable family to watch
By BROOKE HOLGERSON  |  July 11, 2007

On a Clear Day

On a Clear Day is the latest inspirational tale from England about working-class stiffs searching for a little self-respect in a world that couldn’t care less (see also: The Full Monty , Billy Elliot ).
Middle-aged bloke seeks to swim English Channel, inspire audiences
By BROOKE HOLGERSON  |  April 11, 2006