star-crossed lovers


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star-crossed lovers

ill-fated lovers. I suppose that Romeo and Juilet are star-crossed lovers.
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The 58-key upright piano on which actor and singer Dooley Wilson performed As Time Goes By, the signature song of the 1942 film's star-crossed lovers played by Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman, sold at Sotheby's for $602,500 including commission.
They had been together for four years after meeting on set as the vampire movies' star-crossed lovers.
SWAN LAKE (1989): Basing this tragic story on Peter Tchaikovsky's famous ballet score of 1875, Helprin retells the famous tale about the star-crossed lovers, Odette, a princess turned into a swan by an evil sorcerer, and her prince--with surprising additions to the plot.
So, seeing a tragic movie about star-crossed lovers may make you sad, but that will cause you to think more about your own close relationships and appreciate them more.
Chapterhouse's style of open-air theatre lends itself perfectly to pre-show picnics and is a wonderful opportunity for friends and family to sit back and enjoy each other's company while indulging in a glass of chilled summer wine and watching a fantastic evening of entertainment So whether it's Regency romance, Elizabethan star-crossed lovers, fairytale magic or a satirical period look at the peccadilloes of London's high society, admission all but guarantees a good time.
Cast as the star-crossed lovers at press time is the Royal's exciting young partnership Lauren Cuthbertson and Sergei Polunin.
IN view of Hollywood's current preoccupation with horroromance it's perhaps surprising that no enterprising producer has opted to revisit this pair of star-crossed lovers But if and when they do they would be well advised to check out a Birmingham Royal Ballet production that fully explores the Gothic style and Freudian subtext of perhaps the ultimate teenage mutant fantasy.
Summary: The tale, set in the forests of northwestern India, had all the ingredients of a perfect Bollywood love story: emotion, celebration, star-crossed lovers and a nail-biting climax.
There are many famous examples of star-crossed lovers in our culture, Romeo and Juliet being first among them.
Chi Cao, as Romeo, produced an equally passionate performance and the on-stage chemistry brought an authenticity to the star-crossed lovers.
Any plans for future happiness by the star-crossed lovers (Ellie Kendrick and Adetomiwa Edun, pictured) are cruelly destroyed by renewed violence.
Later, the imagination of the local residents, moved by the sad story of the star-crossed lovers, would blend legend and reality, pointing out different old houses as the setting of the tragedy.
Will Fetters had originally written the script, and it centres on a pair of star-crossed lovers who meet and fall in love while struggling to deal with family tragedies that threaten their relationship.
star-crossed lovers Jude and Lucy as they make their way through the
The melodramma tragico deals with a pair of star-crossed lovers from two feuding families who come to rather nasty ends (the opera concludes with poor Imelda attempting to save her lover by sucking the poison out of his wound, only to die herself).