Chekhov Archive

  • HollywoodandFine.com The directing debut of actor Chris Messina, “Alex of Venice” is as notable for what it doesn’t do as for what it does. This is the story of a […]

    ‘Alex of Venice’: Mopey

    HollywoodandFine.com The directing debut of actor Chris Messina, “Alex of Venice” is as notable for what it doesn’t do as for what it does. This is the story of a […]

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  • HollywoodandFine.com Here’s a radical proposal: Let’s ban guns from being shown in movies and television. But not for the reasons you think. I’m not suggesting this because real handguns and […]

    Why we should ban guns from films

    HollywoodandFine.com Here’s a radical proposal: Let’s ban guns from being shown in movies and television. But not for the reasons you think. I’m not suggesting this because real handguns and […]

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  • HollywoodandFine.com It’s a Chekhovian truism that if you introduce a gun in the first act, it had better go off before the end of the play. That apparently didn’t register […]

    ‘End of Watch,’ reviewed by Marshall Fine

    HollywoodandFine.com It’s a Chekhovian truism that if you introduce a gun in the first act, it had better go off before the end of the play. That apparently didn’t register […]

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