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Hollywood in the '50s is slightly musty in 'All Save One'

Nov 20, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

Life has grown complicated for the British-emigre characters at the center of "All Save One," Greg Jones Ellis's comedy-drama about Hollywood in 1950. Aging protagonist Sims Glendenning, a writer, knows his scripts are passe. His actress wife, Claire, is having an affair, and his secretary and erstwhile lover Basil feels neglected. As if that weren't enough to cope with, the young man who is Sims's latest protege has taken to howling like a dog. Listen! He's at it again!

The offstage howls...