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Cicely Tyson in ‘The Trip to Bountiful’: From Broadway to Lifetime

Horton Foote’s 1953 television play plans to make another TV debut this coming weekend. Lifetime’s rendition, The Trip to Bountiful, will recreate the original story. The story first aired on NBC in 1953 and then went on Broadway the following year. In 1985, it was made into a Hollywood film featuring Geraldine Page and then made another Broadway comeback just last …

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‘Lizzie Borden’ Star Christina Ricci, EP Judith Verno Offer Insight About The Film

“Lizzie Borden took an axe, and gave her mother forty whacks. When she saw what she had done, she gave her father forty-one.” Although the skipping-rope rhyme may sound relatively playful when heard by children at play, its lyrics have a deep, dark origin that traces back to the 1800s. Lizzie Borden isn’t just some fictitious character of old folklore being brought to life …

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