Archives for June 2010

Twilight Fans Anxiously Awaiting Eclipse

Fans of the Twilight series are in anxious anticipation of the release of the latest movie in the popular movies based on Stephenie Meyer's novels. Admittedly, I am not a fan of vampire movies, so I am a little out of touch with the latest movie, Eclipse. Here in Dallas, the  Angelika Film Center  at Mockingbird Station has a treat for Twilight fans with a special late night … [Read more...]

5 Chick Flicks for the College Crowd

If you’ve never been into chick flicks (you watched your mom sniffle through Steel Magnolias and outright sob when she watched Beaches), you should try to view college as a time to try new things, and include chick flicks on your list. There are a number of eminently enjoyable films aimed at an all-female audience and you (and a roomful of your girlfriends) could learn a … [Read more...]

Just Wright: A Chick Flick That Gets It Right

Sanaa Hamri, the director of one of my favorite chick flicks, Something New does it again with Just Wright, starring Queen Latifah and Hip-Hop performer, Common. Queen Latifah plays Leslie Wright, a physical therapist with a new house in needs of repairs, a job she loves and a mooching cousin named Morgan taking up residence in her guest room. Leslie Wright is like most single … [Read more...]

The Winner of the Pride & Prejudice Contest

Congratulations to Sarah Lamb  from Spring, Texas, the winner of  Pride and Prejudice give-away. The the Emmy Award winning miniseries on two digitally restored DVDs. stars Colin Firth as Mr. Darcy and Jennifer Ehle as Lizzie. Thanks to everyone who commented about your favorite Jane Austen movies and novels. Its was a neck and neck race between Emma and Pride and … [Read more...]

Lingerie & Chick Flicks: A Match Made in Heaven

Treacle is a 25-year-old knickers junkie who started blogging because her friends threatened to tape her mouth shut if she didn’t stop talking about her underwear.  She welcomes lingerie lovers of every nation and persuasion to her blog, The Lingerie Addict. Lingerie and cinema have always had a special relationship. Remember Elizabeth Taylor and her gorgeous slip in Cat on … [Read more...]

A SATC Fan Reviews Sex And The City 2

Being a huge fan of the Sex and the City series, I was thrilled when they decided to film the first movie. When the original came out in 2008 I have to say I was a bit disappointed with the film. It was nice to see the gals, but I was disappointed how the story played out. When news of the second movie started hitting the web, and story lines and photos designed to throw the … [Read more...]