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2008-10-06 15:00:23

By CROOT, James THE EDGE OF LOVE (M) Directed by John Maybury * * * Reviewed by James Croot -------------------- London, 1940. Like many others, underground chanteuse Vera Miller (Keira Knightley) is struggling to survive the German bombing of the city. When not lifting spirits down among The Tube she's trying to raise her own at the local watering holes. But it's at one of those that she encounters someone she never expected to see again. The first love of her life, Dylan Thomas...

2008-09-08 12:00:24

Image Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: DISK), a leading independent licensee, producer and distributor of home entertainment programming in North America, announced today at the Toronto International Film Festival that it has acquired from CT1 Holdings, LLC all U.S. rights (except theatrical) to "The Edge of Love," John Maybury's acclaimed biopic of famed poet Dylan Thomas. Knightley is currently at the Toronto International Film Festival for "The Dutchess." "The Edge of Love" stars Academy...

2008-07-05 00:00:15

Indiana Jones and Dylan Thomas share the screen at the Ritz, in Belper, this week. The fourth film featuring adventuring archaeologist Indiana Jones (reviewed on our website at www.thisis derbyshire/films) sees Harrison Ford return to the role. This time Indy faces Communists; a nuclear blast and jungle tribesmen defending a lost city of gold. Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (Cert 12A) starts today and runs until July 12. The Edge of Love (Cert 15) can be seen from...

2008-07-05 00:00:15

Youngsters from the award-winning Dean Verbeck Performance Factory are treading the boards at the Dylan Thomas Theatre this week in a production of The Wizard of Oz. The Swansea stage school, which provides weekly classes for children aged between three and 19 in singing, dance and drama, is celebrating its second year. Around 200 youngsters attend the school every week. Members have performed at Swansea's Liberty Stadium and Grand Theatre, and before 40,000 people at the switch-on of...


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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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