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Dr Zhivago

Trains: Demarcation, Dalliance, Destiny

Fandor | Posted 07.10.2016 | Entertainment

Symbols of modernity, nostalgia or doom, sometimes a crucible for love, fear or no-good, trains have proliferated in the motion pictures since that first locomotive pulled into La Ciotat station.

Stage Door: Something Rotten!, Dr. Zhivago

Fern Siegel | Posted 05.01.2016 | Arts
Fern Siegel

Dr. Zhivago, based on the epic novel by Nobel Prize-winning author Boris Pasternak, missed the mark. Now at the Broadway Theater, it's an ambitious effort and Lucy Simon delivers a stirring and melodic score.

Dr. Zhivago and Other Possible Broadway Entries

Cara Joy David | Posted 01.19.2015 | Arts
Cara Joy David

Ever since Dr. Zhivago was announced last month for a spring Broadway berth, I've been thinking: "What other shows that I never thought would make it will come?"

Back in the U.S.S.R.

Glenn C. Altschuler | Posted 09.06.2014 | Books
Glenn C. Altschuler

In The Zhivago Affair, Peter Finn and Petra Couvée present a balanced, and, in my judgment, appropriately admiring portrait of Boris Pasternak.

The Classic Book That Was Almost Never Published

Petra Couvée | Posted 08.23.2014 | Books
Petra Couvée

Doctor Zhivago was catapulted into the canon of modern fiction, helped in no small part by the Soviet ban/

Love Stories: Esther Freud, Author Of 'Hideous Kinky' Picks 10 Favorite

The Guardian | Esther Freud | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

"The love stories that have stayed with me are the ones that broke my heart. Novels that managed to create the unbearable longing of two people to be ...

The Best Original Movie Scores By Farr

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

Surveying the historical span of filmmaking, the use of original music appears more prevalent from the dawn of sound through the 1970s -- or perhaps it's just that the scores themselves were more memorable over this period.