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The Tears of a Clown: Saying Good-Bye to Robin Williams

Just Chick Flicks is generally dedicated to romantic comedies, actresses and women in the movies.  Today, I was unusually touched by the recent death of actor-comedian, Robin Williams. This man who was so funny, made us all laugh with his role as Mork from Ork in Mork and Mindy, Good Morning Viet Nam and as the voice of Aladdin in the Disney animated movie. But Robin … [Read More...]

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Eclipse Or Bella’s Choice

Guest post by Andi Fisher.  Andi blogs at Misadventures with Andi covering all things travel related with a large sprinkling of France and French culture. She is a … [Read More...]

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Classic Movie Actress: Joan Fontaine

TCM presents its Summer Under the Stars in August, featuring a different movie star each day. I thought this would be a great time to to feature some fabulous … [Read More...]

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Lupita Nyong’o Shines in 12 Years A Slave

If you have not seen the Oscar winning movie, 12 Years a Slave, you have missed an incredible movie, filled with powerful performances. Based Solomon Northrop's autobiographical book,  12 Years a Slave is the story of Solomon Northrop, a free black man in … [Read More...]

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Maya Angelou: A Phenomenal Woman

Maya Angelou the poet and author died today at the age of 86. She was born Marguerite Ann Johnson in St. Louis, Missouri in 1928. This was not a time in America when a young black girl could dream of growing up to be a famous author, much less to read her … [Read More...]

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The Just Chick Flicks Guide to Summer Action Movies

The summer action movie season is fast approaching. And with it comes a lot of sci-fi, some super hot mutants, lots of guns and car crashes and a bit of baseball. Even though I love chick flicks, I still enjoy sci-fi and action movies, especially when … [Read More...]

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Movie News: Arclight Documentary Festival’s Spring Series

The ArcLight Cinemas is proud to announce the launch of the Arclight Documentary Festival’s Spring Series, a new documentary screening series debuting on May 13th 2014 at ArcLight Hollywood. Four films will be screening in the inaugural season, which takes … [Read More...]

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2009: A Good Year For Chick Flicks

Are in you the mood for a good chick flick? Of course you are. Take a look at some great chick from the year 2009. Why 2009? Well truthfully, I wrote this post a long time ago and forgot to publish it. Don't you love technology?  It was sitting in the drafts … [Read More...]

Hollywood's Greatest Year: The Best Picture Nominees of 1939

Must See: Oscar Nominated Movies with Great Female Characters

It was no coincidence that the screenwriters of the studio era created the female characters that generations of film enthusiasts would love. It was the era of Greta Garbo, Bette Davis, and Katharine Hepburn. I'm going to be your wife. You don't think that … [Read More...]