Archives for March 2011

Action Chick Flicks: Alien

In Space No One Can Hear You Scream I am not ashamed to admit it. Alien scared the %&# out of me. Even though you didn't actually 'see' the whole creature until more than half way through the movie, the bits you did see were frightening! Alien: The Plot Alien starts in deep, dark and I mean DARK space. On its return trip the earth, the commercial mining ship,  Nostromo … [Read more...]

Who Should Play Katniss in The Hunger Games Movie?

It is one of most sought after roles for a young actress. The  role of Katniss in the movie based on Suzanne Collins' The Hunger Games.  Like the Twilight and Harry Potter books, The Hunger Games series was written for the young adult market. The Hunger Games is part of a 3 book series, including:  Catching Fire and Mockingjay, which follow Katniss Everdeen through her battles … [Read more...]

Clarabela’s Guest Post on The Lingerie Addict

I am branching out today with a guest post  on Ms. Treacle's site, The Lingerie Addict. The post, entitled Elizabeth Taylor in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof & Butterfield 8 is part of her series Lingerie & The Movies. It is one of the most iconic images in cinema history. The sultry and beautiful Elizabeth Taylor lounging on the brass bed in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, wearing … [Read more...]

My Belated Oscar Wrap Up: A Dream Within a Dream

This year's Academy Awards had very few surprises. Most of the 2011  Oscar winners had already won Golden Globes, Screen Actor's Guild and who knows how many other awards, which made them seem like shoe-ins for the Golden Boy last Sunday night. The 2011 Oscar Winners Best Picture: The King's Speech Best Director: Toby Hooper, The King's Speech Best Actress: Natalie … [Read more...]

My Favorite Action Chick Flicks

My fellow Filmgirl Force blogger  Katrina Hill, the Action Flick Chick loves a good action movie. Even though I love Chick Flicks, I also enjoy action movies from time to time. There are some movies that blur the line between Chick Flick and Action Flick. In most action movies, the male action hero spends most of his time rescuing the woman. She is always screaming or … [Read more...]

Katrina Hill-The Real Action Flick Chick

I am very excited to interview Katrina Hill, the woman behind the popular blog,  Action Flick Chick. I met Katrina on Twitter last year and we enjoyed many lively discussions about our taste in movies. Our tweets about the differences between Action Chick Flicks or Action Flicks with Chicks is the inspiration for my upcoming series on Action Chick Flicks. Katrina took time … [Read more...]