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Choose "Back" on your browser to return to the document. In , New Yorkers were looking for some entertainment to take their minds off of the war in Europe and the growing fear that America would be pulled into it. On January 10, Broadway gave them exactly what they were looking for in the form of a hilarious new play by Joseph Kesselring, Arsenic and Old Lace. The play became an immediate critical and popular success, running for 1, performances. It also became a hit in England in as theatergoers who were suffering through London post-blitz lined up for tickets. In , Hollywood produced a film version staring Cary Grant that became a huge box office success.
The story is a black comedy in which drama critic Mortimer Brewster Randall discovers that his elderly aunts Abby and Martha Stickney and Natwick respectively have been poisoning their lonely male guests. Boris Karloff reprised his role as Jonathan Brewster who is described by the other characters as resembling the Frankenstein star , which he had originated on Broadway. He had been unable to appear in Frank Capra's film due to a scheduling conflict, but had played Jonathan on television once before, in a adaptation for the CBS anthology series The Best of Broadway. Karloff and director Schaefer had previously performed the play during World War II, touring Pacific islands such as Kwajalein to entertain troops for Special Services. This article related to an American TV movie is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Lindsay and Crouse. When nephew Mortimer, a theatre critic who is courting their neighbour Elaine Harper, finds a body in the window seat, he learns the truth about his aunts' activities. Jonathan, another nephew who is a hardened criminal, arrives with the sinister Dr Einstein. They need to dispose of a murder victim of their own and intend to set up the house as a plastic surgery clinic for criminals. Teddy's late-night bugling attracts the attention of the police, who arrest Jon and commit Teddy to a home. When Jon tries to tell the police of the bodies in the cellar, they assume he is mad too. Mortimer is relieved to learn that he was an adopted child and can marry Elaine without fear of congenital insanity.
It has become best known through the subsequent film adaptation starring Cary Grant and directed by Frank Capra. On September 25, , the play moved to the Hudson Theatre , closing there on June 17, , having played 1, performances. Of the 12 plays written by Kesselring, Arsenic and Old Lace was much the most successful. According to the opening night review in The New York Times , the play was "so funny that none of us will ever forget it.
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- Она наклонилась и принялась рыться в сумке. Беккер был на седьмом небе. Кольцо у нее, сказал он .
Ты имеешь в виду работающий монитор. Чатрукьян растерялся. - Так вы обратили внимание. - Конечно. Он работает уже шестнадцать часов, если не ошибаюсь.
Ключ к шифру-убийце - это число. - Но, сэр, тут висячие строки. Танкадо - мастер высокого класса, он никогда не оставил бы висячие строки, тем более в таком количестве.
Существовал только один разумный путь - выключить. Чатрукьян знал и то, что выключить ТРАНСТЕКСТ можно двумя способами. Первый - с личного терминала коммандера, запертого в его кабинете, и он, конечно, исключался. Второй - с помощью ручного выключателя, расположенного в одном из ярусов под помещением шифровалки. Чатрукьян тяжело сглотнул.
It was to become Arsenic and Old. Lace, and Joseph Kesselring, despite the extreme care taken to give full credit at all times to the playwright (Skinner, ), was.
Вот. Если АНБ в состоянии вывести пять риолитовых спутников на геостационарную орбиту над Ближним Востоком, то, мне кажется, легко предположить, что у нас достаточно средств, чтобы подкупить несколько испанских полицейских. - Его доводы звучали волне убедительно. Сьюзан перевела дыхание.
ARSENIC. AND. OLD LACE f. PLAY IN THREE ACTS. BY JOSEPH KESSELRING. ELIU. DT. INITI The amateur acting rights of ARSENIC AND OLD LACE.Depteconpoi 23.05.2021 at 20:33
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