We have been spoiled with the prodigious number of brilliant performances such actors as Meryl Streep, Judi Dench, and Alec Guinness. This course will offer tribute to gifted movie actors whose careers were too short. Hearing their names -William Holden, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jean Harlow, Brittany Murphy - makes us wistful. Which of them received their due in fame and honor? Which did not?
ZOOM LINK: Sent to paid and registered members before the start of course.
INSTRUCTOR: Jeff Long has offered film studies courses at WISE since 2014 and has been writing movie reviews for the Worcester Telegram & Gazette since 2008. He also taught film studies courses at Becker College and is the author of the reading guide Remembered Childhoods (2007).
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