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Beyond Hobson"s choice

Beyond Hobson"s choice

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Published by Scottish Workshop Publications in Edinburgh .
Written in English


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Statementedited by George Montgomery.
ContributionsMontgomery, George.
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Open LibraryOL14279386M

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Because a person may refuse to accept what is offered, the two options are /5(10). For the first half of Lean’s storied career, though, his films seldom ventured beyond his native England and included adaptations of Noël Coward plays and Dickens novels, and this, Hobson’s Choice, his version of a play by Harold Brighouse.

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It then transferred to London on 24 June at the Apollo Theatre, before moving to the Prince of Wales Theatre on. Directed by David Lean. With Charles Laughton, John Mills, Brenda de Banzie, Daphne Anderson.

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