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And the conceit of total artifice deprives us of what Tolstoy is best at: marrying artifice with verisimilitude.‘The Trial’ & More Top Film Adaptations of Literary Classics (VIDEO)|Jimmy So|November 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Orwell needed a certain level of artifice to maintain verisimilitude.Orwell’s Lies: His Diaries Reveal Problems with the Truth|Jimmy So|August 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Yet Pakula also sought to inject well-researched verisimilitude in his film.What Director Alan Pakula’s Papers Reveal About Watergate|Max Holland|June 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It appears she writes about these things because excluding them would strain verisimilitude far more than including them.Must-Reads: ‘The Last Nude,’ ‘Arrows of the Night,’ and ‘The Fallback Plan’|Bruce Riedel, Lauren Elkin, Drew Nellins|January 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But including real-world details and events can also add verisimilitude and depth to a story, something Silva does quite well.
Neither the model, the wood, nor the varnish possesses much verisimilitude at different periods of his career.Violins and Violin Makers|Joseph Pearce
The unconventionality and vitality of such a production are startling, and obtain a high degree of verisimilitude.The Fatal Dowry|Philip Massinger
Have suppressed names of men and places, thus sacrificing verisimilitude on altar of discretion.
But this absolute failure in verisimilitude is practically universal before Scott.
This verisimilitude, it should be observed, is not only difficult to attain: it seems not to be easy even to recognise.