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The Private Life of Henry VIII

1933 Best Picture Nominee I’m an American, and though my education included a fair amount of European history, I have to admit I know little of the lives of the European royals. What I studied mostly covered those that were … Continue reading

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Version vs. Version: The Thief of Bagdad

There have been several films titled The Thief of Bagdad or some variation thereof (some of them inserting the “h” of the modern spelling), but there are only two to have garnered any significant critical acclaim. As it happens, the … Continue reading

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