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V.28 No.24 | 6/13/2019
“A rose by any other name would smell as sweet. … I wrote that, you know.”

Film Review

All Is True

Shakespeare retires to the country in Kenneth Branagh’s speculative biopic

The new biopic All Is True posits a speculative reason for our lack of information about William Shakespeare's life: He intentionally vanished from public life based on an untimely tragedy, general world-weariness and a dark family secret.