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When Does Quoting Poetry in Movies Work?

John Lundberg | Posted 02.02.2013 | Arts
John Lundberg

So when are poems used appropriately in movies? They tend to work in two cases: when the grandeur of a scene is already elevated, or when a scene brings the grandeur of a poem down to its level. I've collected a few of my favorite examples.

Should This Film Remain Anonymous? A Review in Poem

Dan Lybarger | Posted 01.01.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Lybarger

This is a movie, not a history lesson, but the complicated plot of Anonymous is more soap-oprean than Shakespearean.