The best historical series
Historical facts and legends, palace intrigues and politics, powerful kings and little people who turned history, war and peace, love and betrayal - what could be more exciting? All this…

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Bruce Willis 6 times as a cameo ...
Yesterday, the last Die Hard came out in Russian hire: A Good Day to Die (2013) with him in the title role. Despite negative criticism, he is ready to "organize"…

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The best historical series
Historical facts and legends, palace intrigues and politics, powerful kings and little people who turned history, war and peace, love and betrayal - what could be more exciting? All this…

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Bookshelf. Boris Pasternak. Staging

People capable of the Act live hard, sometimes tragically. But life generously endows them with talent, breadth of soul, courage, humanity …. That was Boris Pasternak, whose birthday will be celebrated tomorrow in the literary world. You can love or dislike his works, understand or not understand them. You can just feel with your soul and skin what he wanted to tell us …. It’s music that has been put on his poems now, and we can hear and feel the pain and longing of these lines, on the stage there are performances based on his works, the opera is written, the musical is staged, and more than one film has been shot. Thanks to the film adaptation, we can see the faces of his heroes, hear their voices, at least understand a little …

Poet, writer, translator and man
The first poems of Boris Pasternak saw the light of 1913. A year later, his first book, The Twin in the Clouds, was published. Poems and poems come from his pen until 1928, when he tries to write and prose. Until 1936, Pasternak was officially recognized and loved; he worked in the Writers’ Union. In 1937, he commits an act that few were capable of – refuses to sign a letter approving the execution of Tukhachevsky. There is a period of alienation – the alienation of the writer from literature, although it all began much earlier …. Can power take a pen from a writer? Parsnip is engaged in translations – Shakespeare, Schiller, Goethe … We know them from his translations, part of his soul in their lines. Continue reading

Children-Phenomena: Young Talents and Their Ways
History knows many examples when, after a loud fame in childhood, an artist, without passing the test of fame or money, practically disappears from the radar of the public with…

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Favorite male actors
Why do men love these actors? They starred in their favorite boy films and embodied the ideal of masculinity for children. It is probably hard to find men whose childhood…

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Danila Kozlovsky. There are no proven theorems in life ...
Today, fans will be able to appreciate how he managed to present a classic character in the modern world, because the film Dubrovsky (2014) appears on the screens of the…

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The cast, or the role claimed ...
The selection of actors for the film is an important preparatory stage of film production. Sometimes it drags on for a long time. Thousands of actors go through auditions and…

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