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* " My Aunt Agatha, the one who chews broken bottles and kills rats with her teeth.
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My new Aunt was perhaps three or four years older than I and it had been a long time since I had seen as gorgeous a woman who oozed sex.
He directed Maggie Smith in Travels with My Aunt in 1972 and helmed the critical and commercial flop The Blue Bird, the first joint Soviet-American production, in 1976.
Nancy describes longing for her mother during those years: " My favorite times were when Mother had a job in New York, and Aunt Virgie would take me by train to stay with her.
As the happy couples embrace — Jack and Gwendolen, Algernon and Cecily, and even Dr. Chasuble and Miss Prism — Lady Bracknell complains to her newfound relative: “ My nephew, you seem to be displaying signs of triviality .” “ On the contrary, Aunt Augusta ”, he replies, “ I ’ ve now realised for the first time in my life the vital Importance of being Earnest .”
His plays include The Designated Mourner, Aunt Dan and Lemon, and Grasses of a Thousand Colors ; he also co-wrote the screenplay for My Dinner with Andre with Andre Gregory, and scripted Vanya on 42nd Street, a film adaptation of Anton Chekov's play Uncle Vanya.
* " My Aunt Agatha who eats broken bottles and is strongly suspected of turning into a werewolf at the time of the full moon.
Other credits Off-Broadway include Travels With My Aunt ( Drama Desk Award / Lucille Lortel Award / Outer Critics Award ), Privates On Parade, The Taming of the Shrew, The Invisible Man, The Music Man, Comedians ( Drama Desk Award nomination and a Lucille Lortel Award nomination ), A Christmas Carol: The Musical, Address Unknown and The Threepenny Opera ( Drama Desk Award / Outer Critics ' Award / The Richard Seff Award and a Tony Award nomination ).
* Travels with My Aunt ( 1972 ): Henry Pulling accompanies his aunt, Augusta Bertram, on a trip from London to Turkey.
In the 1960 – 1961 season, Moorehead made guest appearances as Aunt Harriet in the short-lived CBS sitcom My Sister Eileen starring Shirley Bonne and Elaine Stritch as Eileen ( an aspiring actress ) and Ruth Sherwood, respectively, two single sisters living in New York City.
He was best known for his mystery novels, notably Death of His Uncle and Death of My Aunt, but his other novels were also highly regarded, especially by other writers.
Sir Walter Scott's story " My Aunt Margaret's Mirror " is believed to have been efforts by the Earl of Stair to get Lady Eleanor Primrose Campbell to marry him.
Her many screen credits include Wag the Dog, All I Want for Christmas, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Stepping Out, The Producers, and My Big Fat Greek Wedding, in which she portrayed Aunt Voula, a role she reprised in the short-lived small-screen adaptation.
The 1972 movie adaptation of Graham Greene's novel Travels with My Aunt ends with a coin toss that will decide the future of one of the characters.
Gossett has also starred in numerous film productions including A Raisin In The Sun, Skin Game, Travels with My Aunt, The Laughing Policeman, The Deep, Jaws 3-D, Wolfgang Peterson's Enemy Mine, the Iron Eagle series, Toy Soldiers and The Punisher, in an acting career that spans over five decades.
* My Big Fat Greek Weddings Aunt Voula casually mentions a " lump " that turned out to be her " unborn twin " in passing after the Miller family is accepted as in-laws to the lead character.
She was the subject of a biography titled " My Aunt Maxine: The Story of Maxine Elliot " c. 1964 written by her niece Diana Forbes-Robertson.
My and Agatha
* In the 1992 Acorn Media production of Agatha Christie's One, Two, Buckle My Shoe with David Suchet and Philip Jackson, one of the supporting characters ( played by actor Christopher Eccleston ) secures a paid position as a rank-and-file member of the BUF.
She has also made a number of guest appearances on television, including Agatha Christie's Marple on ITV ( playing Betty Johnson alongside Brian Conley in the episode By the Pricking of My Thumbs, February 2006 ), The Catherine Tate Show ( late 2006 ), Supermarket Sweep with Dale Winton ( February 2007 ) and the children's programme Hider in the House ( March 2007 ).
References to the quintuplets appear in the Three Stooges ' shorts False Alarms ( 1936 ), and Oily to Bed, Oily to Rise ( 1939 ), the screwball comedy My Man Godfrey ( 1936 ), Preston Sturges ' The Miracle of Morgan's Creek ( 1944 ), and Agatha Christie's The Adventure of the Cheap Flat.
His acting performances include Wiċċ imb Wiċċ ( Face to Face ; 2002 ), Divorzju bi Prova ( Divorce by Trial ; 2003 ), Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap ( 2004 ), King Lear ( 2005 ), All My Sons ( 2006 ), etc.
Agatha Christie used this motif in Ten Little Indians and a number of other novels constructed around the basis of a nursery rhyme ( Hickory Dickory Dock, One, Two, Buckle My Shoe, etc.
During the 1980s, he appeared in Play for Today ; Yes, Prime Minister ( in the episode " One of Us "); Inspector Morse ; My Family and Other Animals and Agatha Christie's Poirot.
By The Pricking of My Thumbs is a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie and first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club in November 1968 and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company later in the same year.
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My definition of this much abused adjective is that a reconstructed rebel is one who is glad that the North won the War.
Madison once remarked: `` My life has been so much a public one '', a comment which fits the careers of the other six.
As he informs Watson, `` My life is spent in one long effort to escape from the commonplaces of existence.
'' My impassioned plea for civil rights created a landslide of correspondence and one sponsor even asked me to consider replacing the Eddie Cantor comedy hour on a permanent basis.
Boun My -- the name means one who has a boun, a celebration, and is therefore lucky -- was born in Savannakhet, the Border of Paradise.
`` My personal view is that not one patented invention in ten is worth making '', he later told a Congressional committee.
`` My experience as public safety commissioner '', Roos said, `` has shown me that the office of sheriff is best filled by a man with law enforcement experience, and preferably one who is a lawyer.
My eyes traveled over the bare walls and up to the one partially open window high above the little figures and back to the boys.
My head began to ache, and the fumes of the tractor began to bother my eyes, and I hated the job suddenly, and I thought, there are only moments when one sees beautiful things, and these are soon crushed, or they vanish.
It was originally one of between 50 to 70 verses of a song titled " Jerusalem, My Happy Home " that first appeared in a 1790 book called A Collection of Sacred Ballads:
... was also a great and profound chess thinker second only to Steinitz, and his works – Die Blockade, My System and Chess Praxis – established his reputation as one of the father figures of modern chess.
He was surprisingly able to complete " I Could Have Danced All Night " from My Fair Lady in one 24 hour period.
* Amphisbaena is one of the most sought after of the rare series 3 Monster in My Pocket figures (# 76 ).
“ A visit to the ground has only confirmed me ,” Lucas wrote in 1921 ; “ and it was interesting to find that Mr. Apostolides, son of the large local landowner, the hospitality of whose farm at Tekés I enjoyed, was convinced too that the site was by Driskole Krini, for the very sound reason that neither the hills nor the river further east suit Caesar ’ s description .” John D. Morgan in his definitive “ Palae-pharsalus – the Battle and the Town ”, arguing for a site closer still to Krini, where he places Palaepharsalos, writes: “ My reconstruction is similar to Lucas ’ s, and in fact I borrow one of his alternatives for the line of the Pompeian retreat.
" Burt Ward, who portrayed Robin in the 1960s television show, has also remarked upon this interpretation in his autobiography Boy Wonder: My Life in Tights ; he writes that the relationship could be interpreted as a sexual one, with the show's double entendres and lavish camp also possibly offering ambiguous interpretation.
The double copula is the use of two successive copulas when only one is necessary, as in My point is, is that .... Use of the double copula is one of the disputes in English grammar.
* Geoffrey Fourmyle of Ceres, one of the identities of Gulliver Foyle, in the Alfred Bester book The Stars My Destination
Morris himself delivered disturbing monologues, one of which was revamped and made into the BAFTA-winning short film, My Wrongs # 8245 – 8249 & 117.
For instance, Martin L Friedland, in his book My Life in Crime and Other Academic Adventures, contends that the rule should be changed so that a retrial is granted only when the error is shown to be responsible for the verdict, not just one of many factors.
Live music is popularly played on streets and at venues throughout Dublin in general, and the city has produced several musicians and groups of international success, including U2, one member of Westlife, The Dubliners, The Thrills, Horslips, Jedward, The Boomtown Rats, Boyzone, Ronan Keating, Thin Lizzy, Paddy Casey, Sinéad O ' Connor, The Script and My Bloody Valentine.
My subject is a barren one – the world of nature, or in other words life ; and that subject in its least elevated department, and employing either rustic terms or foreign, many barbarian words that actually have to be introduced with an apology.
"( You Are My ) All and All " by Joyce Sims became the first freestyle record to cross over into the R & B market, and was one of the first to reach the European market.