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These Foolish Things

These Foolish Things (2007)

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Set against the background of the approaching Second World War, "These Foolish Things" follows a group of three ambitious young hopefuls as they stumble though the pitfalls of London's theatrical establishment on a rags to riches quest.

Unrated,

Drama, Romance

Julia Taylor-Stanley

Nov 20, 2007

Storm Entertainment

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For much of the way, These Foolish Things not only drips with catty dialogue, it fairly overflows, so much so that you half wonder if it's meant to be a satire. Alas, no.

August 17, 2007 Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle
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Tiresome. Even those who relish a good backstage drama may have trouble caring.

August 16, 2007 Full Review Source: Contra Costa Times
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