|Tyrone Guthrie's production of Oedipus Rex landmarked|
the beginning of revivals of Greek tragedies in North America.
|Oedipus thinks himself at the top of his game while he brow-|
beats the prophetically nimble Tiresias. The avian costume is discomfiting.
Aaron Cohen reviews the film in The Village Voice 6 February 1957; link: http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=Nd4QAAAAIBAJ&sjid=EIwDAAAAIBAJ&pg=4318,4156872&dq=movies&hl=enE.D. reviews the film in The Milwaukee Journal 10 May 1957; link: http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=GjEaAAAAIBAJ&sjid=qyUEAAAAIBAJ&pg=7426,5778955&dq=tyrone+guthrie+oedipus-rex&hl=enBosley Crowther reviews the film in New York Times 8 January 1957; link: http://www.nytimes.com/movie/review?_r=1&res=9506E5D6173EE23BBC4053DFB766838C649EDE