Archives for June 2012

Remembering Nora Ephron

Chick Flick lovers are mourning the loss of screenwriter-director, Nora Ephron, the woman behind many of our favorite movies. On June 26, 2012, Nora died at the age of 71. Nora Ephron created strong, intelligent and sometimes quirky female characters like Sally Albright in When Harry Met Sally, Annie Reed in Sleepless in Seattle and made Meg Ryan the Queen of the Romantic … [Read more...]

You’ve Got Mail: A Classic Romance Comedy

In a few years we’ll be far enough away from the 90’s to declare the  films of that era “classics.” And when I say classic films, I’m referring to those in the vein of Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Casablanca. It’s only a matter of time until the romance comedies of the 90’s (and there were dozens of them) should qualify for such an honor. For my part, I nominate the 1998 … [Read more...]