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A Sitcom, Plain and Simple

Critic Ken Tucker says that the movie adaptation of the celebrated play Crimes of the Heart, now shrunk down for home consumption, is no better--and sometimes worse--than many popular television shows.

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Other segments from the episode on July 17, 1987

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, July 17, 1987: Interview with Susannah McCorkle, Ben Aronov and Chip Jackson; Commentary on Nueva Canción; Interview with Paul Taylor; Review of the home video release of …

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