Miscasting


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MISCASTING. By this term is not understood any pretended miscasting or misvaluing, but simply an error in auditing and numbering. 4 Bouv. Inst. n. 4128.

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In a nutshell: The production never overcomes the critical miscasting in the lead.
Frustratingly, they are undermined by Hollywood plot contrivances, generally poor writing and at least one case of woeful miscasting.
Overlook O'Donnell's miscasting and you'll find Attenborough has crafted an involving drama that, while not quite in the same class as his earlier Shadowlands, is still a lovely, romantic treat.
Two classic examples of miscasting make In Love And War (12) difficult to get to grips with.
and need we possibly have to explain the miscasting here?
And although Meyer has jettisoned the professor's two children and more fervent Jewish faith that complicated Roth's novel, he does have the widower befriend blocked writer Nathan Zuckerman (Gary Sinise, another example of miscasting as the older, semi-stand-in Roth has written for himself in several books).