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‘The Glass Menagerie’ is a hypnotic drama: 1945 review

Carol Rosegg Julie Harris stars as Amanda Wingfield of Tennessee Williams’ “The Glass Menagerie” in a 1994 production. (Originally published by the Daily News on April 2, 1945. This story was written by John Chapman.) Tennessee Williams’ “The Glass Menagerie” ...

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Theater review: 'Sense & Sensibility' scores

Ashley Garrett Bedlam’s “Sense & Sensibility” features Andrus Nichols as practical Elinor. Except for a few intentionally sour chords on a piano to set a doleful mood, “Sense & Sensibility” hits all the right notes. It’s goofy, joyous and deeply ...

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'Kocktails with Khloe' a komplete kalamaty: Review

From left to right: Brandi Glanville, Kym Whitley, Aisha Tyler, Khloe Kardashian, Kendall Jenner and Snoop Dogg appear on “Kocktails with Khloe”. It’s komplete krap! “Kocktails with Khloe” arrived on A+E’s sister FYI channel Wednesday night because TV desperately needed ...

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'Noises Off' review: Andrea Martin leads Broadway revival

Joan Marcus/©2015 Joan Marcus The cast of “Noises Off” (from left): David Furr, Kate Jennings Grant, Megan Hilty, Campbell Scott, Tracee Chimo, Andrea Martin, Jeremy Shamos, Daniel Davis and Rob McClure Broadway’s fitfully funny “Noises Off” reminds that it’s tricky ...

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Star Wars Battlefront (PC) review: Tons of sizzle, not much steak

Share This article Star Wars: Battlefront dropped earlier this week after months of anticipation, incredible previews, and what EA claims was the largest, most popular beta in the company’s history. While it’s technically the third Battlefront title, we haven’t seen ...

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‘The Sound of Music’ is full of sweet songs: 1959 review

AgfaScns Mary Martin in The Sound of Music. (Originally published by the Daily News on Nov. 17, 1959. This story was written by John Chapman.) There is much that is admirable, stunning and exciting in “The Sound of Music,” which ...

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‘Tightrope’ review: Cold War tale with complex characters

other press “Tightrope” by Simon Mawer is out now from Other Press. “Tightrope” is a bit like a game of chess. It starts out slow and at first the characters feel interchangeable. Then, about a quarter of the way in, ...

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'Star Wars Battlefront: Twilight Company': book review

“Star Wars Battlefront: Twilight Company” puts readers on the ground with the soldiers of the Rebel Alliance. A novel that ties in to a video game based on a sprawling sci-fi franchise shouldn’t be this good. “Star Wars Battlefront: Twilight ...

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AMD R9 Nano review: Stellar performance in a pint-sized graphics card

Share This article At E3 this past summer, AMD announced four new GPUs that would make up its next-generation product family: The Radeon Fury X, the Fury, the Fury Nano, and the as-yet-unreleased dual-GPU Fury. We’ve covered each launch in ...

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The Bonnie review: Great drinks dwarf mediocre food

Barbara Alper/for New York Daily News Shaun Van Alphen is the Chef at The Bonnie restaurant in Astoria, Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015. (Barbara Alper for New York Daily News) Enlarge Barbara Alper/for New York Daily News The Bonnie restaurant in ...

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