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Re: Gods and Monsters
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 9.1118  Tuesday, 10 November 1998.

From:           David P. McKay <
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Date:           Monday, 9 Nov 1998 15:26:03 EST
Subject: 9.1109  Gods and Monsters
Comment:        Re: SHK 9.1109  Gods and Monsters

I would go further than Richard Burt and say <Gods and Monsters> is
brilliant.  Also, in addition to the reference that he points to at the
party scene, prior to the climax the Whale character quotes from <Lear>
and says "Pray you undo this button." I suspect that Ian McKellan and/or
Bill Condon are having fun with these references.

David P. McKay

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