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Day: December 19, 2016

The Crucible Film Review: A Dark and Gripping Period Drama

Share on FacebookShare on TwitterSubscribeShare on PinterestShare on TumblrShare on Google+LinkedinWhatsappDiggRedditStumbleuponXingMailYummly The Crucible Film Review (1996) I’ve always been interested in the Salem Witch Trials. For one thing, my family is from New England. My mom used to go sledding on Gallows Hill in Salem when she was a little girl. I also find it fascinating that people turned against their friends so quickly. What could have caused this? Naturally, I was very excited to watch The Crucible, starring Winona Ryder as Abigail Williams, Daniel Day-Lewis as John Proctor, and Joan Allen as Elizabeth Proctor. Based on the 1935 play by Arthur Miller, the film did not disappoint. The film opens with the...

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