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 age. And vice versa: an early start and a successful career in the future. There is no regularity as such.
The first concert of Jackson 5 was held on August 11, 1969, in one of the clubs in California under the patronage of Diana Ross. The most notable member of the team was the younger brother, who impressed the audience with his expressive vocals. Of course, we are talking about Michael, whose star was lit when the singer was about 11 years old, and shone brightly until his tragic departure from life. However, today I propose not to stir up precisely his alarming past, but to recall other children whose spontaneity touched us, and their talent, which differs from their peers, surprised and delighted.
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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 is intertwined in historical series, as in real life. However, history is a real life left in the past, which we can judge from chronicles, chronicles, historical novels and from the heights of modernity to decide for ourselves who is right, who is to blame, who is the hero, and who is the villain …
What does it take for a historical film to completely capture us, plunging into the events of past years? Realistic production of battles, subtle copies of historical costumes, genuine interiors, acting talent? Undoubtedly. But the main thing is a sincere fascination with the history of directors and directors, all participants in the filming, because they lead us into the distant past, which for several hours becomes the present. Continue reading