Here is the tragedy of Ted Cruz’s permanently embryonic comedy career in a single, easily sound-bite-able moment: Even when he unleashes a hypothetically effective zinger—as he did at tonight’s tax debate against Bernie Sanders, referencing the Vermont senator’s Larry David connection by telling him to “Curb your…Read more...
The current Harvey Weinstein scandal in Hollywood—and the wider conversation erupting around it, which is seeing more and more women throughout the industry come forward with stories of sexual abuse and harassment—has understandably produced a lot of very different reactions from the celebrity set. These have varied…Read more...
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Netflix has canceled Chelsea Handler’s streaming talk show Chelsea after two seasons. Handler will continue to work with Netflix, though, as she’s working on a documentary that “highlights her perspective on the current political landscape.” Beyond that, The Hollywood Reporter says…Read more...
Once upon a time, 1990 to be exact, it would have been difficult to say who was the more charismatic couple, Barley Blair and Katya Orlova or Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan. Indeed the charisma quotient went off the index … Continue reading →
Revisiting—or in a few cases, watching for the first time—blogger Michael C. celebrates the work of Michelle Pfeiffer, the best actress of his lifetime.Sometimes in movies, an actor or actress gives such a charismatic and fully realized performance that it rises … Continue reading →
I guess it’s about time I do two pointless reviews of two pointless remakes (well, I suppose Ghostbusters is a reboot). Here we go! Get ready for some bitching… Ghostbusters (2016) Directed by Paul Feig Based on Ghostbusters by Ivan Reitman, Dan Aykroyd & Harold Ramis Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, … Continue readi […]
I’m doing a double review again today. This time I’m reviewing South Korean horror The Wailing & Jeremy Saulnier’s ultra-violent Green Room, the follow-up to Blue Ruin. Here we go… The Wailing (2016) (곡성, 哭聲, Gokseong) Directed by Na Hong-jin Starring: Kwak Do-won, Hwang Jung-min, Chun Woo-hee Plot Synopsis: (via IMDB) A stranger arrives in … Continue re […]
After more than 4200 submissions, the 12th annual NBCUniversal Short Film Festival announced the winners from a slate of nine finalists in the grand finale event in Los Angeles tonight. The competition was stiff as the nine short films and web series presented were amazingly crafted and thoughtful entries, but the two shorts that came out on top were Cynthia […]
Rob Reiner’s film LBJ, with Woody Harrelson in the title role, was unveiled at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival, but will be in theaters November 3. Those dates provide viewers a twist of the kaleidoscope, from pre-election to the end of Donald Trump’s first year in office. Any political movie is bound to provoke comparisons, but the ones between […]
Kevin de León wants to be the next U.S. senator from the Golden State. The Democratic leader of the California Senate, who got the state’s expanded film and TV tax credits bill over the political finish line in 2014, today officially kicked off his campaign to unseat longtime incumbent Dianne Feinstein. The veteran pol represents Los Angeles’ 24th District, […]
It's Halloween, so what better way to prepare than to look at a classic movie that has the same name?It’s Halloween time again, so let’s take a look at the classic 1978 movie which shares the same name as the holiday. This movie, like the previous year’s Star Wars, was not only successful, but had a huge impact on popular culture. Even people who aren’t […]
This article looks at bad guys who were memorable even though they answered to someone else.Last time, I looked at heroic sidekicks from movies. Now, I’m going to take a look at 5 movie sidekicks that were anything but heroic.1. OddjobGranted, the James Bond series was already on its third movie (Goldfinger) when audiences were introduced to Oddjob (Harold S […]
Starring: Elizabeth Christensen, Astrid Holm, Karen Winther Director: Benjamin Christensen A film in 7 chapter or parts, this is an early documentary film, though it’s not a true documentary as we now know them. It’s about witchcraft through the ages, the first chapter being a slideshow style history lesson about how the world was understood… Continue readin […]
Starring: Kirsten Dunst, Nicole Kidman, Colin Farrell, Elle Fanning Director: Sofia Coppola In Virginia during the American Civil War, a young girl finds a wounded Union soldier and takes him back to the school where she is living with two teachers and a few remaining students. His presence effects the school in different ways, and… Continue reading The Begu […]
Hello my lovely readers 🙂 How’s everything going? Today I want to celebrate with you mi third blogoversary!!! I’m so happy we have reached this far. I feel like this is the perfect occasion to tell you that I’m extremely grateful for all the support through your likes and comments. I love interacting with you […]
Hello my lovely readers 🙂 How’s everything going? Today I want to share with you an easy but extremely cute DIY. It’s been a while since I haven’t done a DIY post and I forgot how much I loved it. This DIY is related to one of my favourite designer’s, which are Dolce and Gabbana. […]
The Beverly Hills offices of KatzSmith Productions are filled with the kind of treasures one would expect from the company that helped create “It,” currently the highest-grossing horror film of all time at the global box office. Haunting the conference room is an immense cineplex standee for “Abraham...
Harry Dean Stanton has died. Harry was a great, often underappreciated though much beloved actor--a personal favorite--and quite a character, who came to specialize in memorable, offbeat roles. A Kentucky native and veteran of World War II, he was bitten by the acting bug while at university and just went with it. He worked right to the end (he finished two […]
Thursday, there was a pretty good article on Decider on the problems Universal is going to have in creating its "Dark Universe," which launched Friday with the premiere of THE MUMMY. Written by Brett White, "Monster Problem: Dark Universe is the Anti-Marvel" covers some of the things that have made Universal's model, the Marvel' […]
I love you as you are – That face that stills my heart. That smile that makes it beat, Still every time we meet. The way you love me so, How we each hate letting go, When we hold each other tight, And talk sweet late at night. The way you hold my […]
Registering birth details with government records is one of the most essential work that every Indian (not limited to India only) is supposed to do at the earliest. In this article, we will be checking the details on how one can register birth details online in their respective states. From last few months, digital wave has surely started in country and thin […]
Want to check the possibilities of solemnizing marriages online in India? Well here in this article we are going to explore all the facts that needs to be discussed about marriage solemnization in country. Can we as Indian have proper facilities to register marriage online or do we still need to go through conventional old ways of offline marriage solemnizat […]
Crystal at In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood is hosting the Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn Blogathon, honouring the fantastic classic duo from the Hollywood’s brightest times, and my contribution is a short review of one of Hepburn’s most distinguished films: The Philadelphia Story (1940) George Cukor’s “The Philadelphia Story” is based on a […] […]
Yesterday was the last day of the BFI London Film Festival 2017, which ran between 4-15 October 2017, and I thought I would comment on the Best Film Award winner, on some other nominees, as well as on some of the films that took part in various special galas. The films of the Festival reflected […]
May the odds be ever in your favor, because “The Hunger Games” is returning in a big way. The Hollywood-inspired theme park Motiongate Dubai in the United Arab Emirates is set to open its new Lionsgate area, which features two rides based on the smash-hit Jennifer Lawrence film series based on the popular young adult […] The post VIDEO – Go behind the scenes […]
The Walt Disney Company crafts magic in way like no other. From their timeless, innovative animated features to their immersive, exciting theme parks, pixie dust prevails cementing magnificent memories and experiences. Transport some of that magic and relive the memories with a little DIY craftiness as outlined by these 8 enchanting exercises creating your […]
Start planning your holiday visit to Walt Disney World with the DFB Guide to the Walt Disney World Holidays ebook!Disney Food Blog Fans, be sure to check out our DFB Disney World Dining Guide e-Books! Find great deals at DFBStore.com! Also, come on over and: Subscribe to our NewsletterFollow us on TwitterBecome a Facebook Fan Related posts: “The 2015 DFB Gui […]
We're grabbing a big meal with the Big Kahuna Sandwich at the Polynesian Village Resort's Captain Cook's!Disney Food Blog Fans, be sure to check out our DFB Disney World Dining Guide e-Books! Find great deals at DFBStore.com! Also, come on over and: Subscribe to our NewsletterFollow us on TwitterBecome a Facebook Fan Related posts: Photo Tour […]
Mental illness is an area some entertainers shy away from. This is not the case with Crackers, the latest production by the Bite Production Theatre collective. This black comedy is an unflinching look at Bipolar disorder, written by Georgina Adamson, a theatre-maker who was recently diagnosed. Five acquaintance are trapped in a room for sixty... Read More
When the Sydney Film Festival came around in the same week of exams, I knew I was destined for a week of popcorn-filled procrastination. After extensive research of the program and an elimination process that would rival most reality shows (Is two movies in one day too much?), I finally came to my top five.... Read More