The Stephen Frears miniseries, which airs June 30, features an enlightening story of true story, the scam “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?” in 2001.
distance loudestAward-winning English director Stephen Frears signs Exam, a three-part miniseries starring the world of television, based on true events. At the beginning of September 2001, when the English game “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?” (“Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?”) In its heyday, Major Charles Ingram won the jackpot before accusing producer Celador and ITV of cheating – of colluding with his wife and friend -. The case broke out. Then the trial, in which playwright James Graham portrayed a play, and then this short series put pictures for BBC One.
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as you might expect, Stephen Frears, the British professor of “social” cinema, is not content with telling the story that excited (and happiest) the British middle class in the early 2000s. It offers an uncompromising critical study of the impact of television on the same social group. Game shows in particular, which decode the way creation itself works. A passing reminder that the amount of gain is calculated, for the purpose of entertainment, with the sole aim of arousing lust, and causing inevitable excesses.
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“Who wants to be a millionaire?” It is the flow emission that, historically, produces the most. The story of Charles Ingram, whose wages were barely paid for the constant expenses of the family, is as cliched as it can be predicted. What is less is the manner of action, the nature of the case itself, and the manner in which it was judged. In just three episodes, the mini-series captured it admirably. All is well in the Exam: From the story centering on the game creation process, the Ingram pair and the trial, to the explanation, including the stage sobriety spread during childbirth, Exam They broke hearing records in England. For subscribers, it is also available on Salto.