Posts Tagged ‘Vanessa Redgrave’

The next 60s retrospective is Michelangelo Antonioni’s BLOW-UP (linked). Filmed in 1966 but really no one saw it until 1967. Starring David Hemmings and Vanessa Redgrave. It remains the definitive ‘Swinging London’ film for me. The visual storytelling works, and though it’s famed forThe Yardbirds appearance, that’s only a few minutes.

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The 60s retrospectives. 1966, and Morgan – A Suitable Case For Treatment (LINKED)starring David Warner and Vanessa Redgrave with Robert Stephens … plus Irene Handl, Bernard Bresslaw and Arthur Mullard. It could have been Hamlet meets Carry On films, but it has become a cult movie.


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Review of Rupert Goold’s production of Richard III at the Almeida Theatre, (FOLLOW LINK) with Ralph Fiennes and Vanessa Redgrave. The cast is as good as anyone could assemble in 2016.


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