Today, actresses like Meryl Streep, Viola Davis, Helen Mirren, and Emma Thompson who are older than 50 continue to work in movies and television even earning Oscars and Emmys. But in the Golden Age of Old Hollywood, an actress was washed up after turning 35 years old. Bette Davis' role in All About Eve focused on an aging actress' attempt to continue her career after she can no … [Read More...] about Misogyny’s Many Disguises in Old Hollywood
Social media can be a fun place to hang out and waste time, but only a fool would depend on it as a real source of truth and the news. So when I saw on Twitter that Chadwick Boseman had died of pancreatic cancer, I just knew that it was another one of those crazy internet hoaxes. But then -- a Breaking News announcement! How can that be true? During his short, but … [Read More...] about Missing Chadwick Boseman
I love going to the movies! I mean, I really love it. Sitting in the dark theater, waiting for the movie trailers and ads for concessions to start. The smell of fresh popcorn popping in the lobby/ I love it! For movie lovers like me, the movie-going experience is just as important as the movie. Watching a beautiful love story or my favorite Marvel movie in a noisy, … [Read More...] about Why I Love the Alamo DraftHouse Cinema
My Favorite Actresses
The best thing about a really good chick flick is the strong female character. Whether it's the young girl looking for love in a romantic comedy or the poor sick girl in a really sad tearjerker, or maybe she is a woman who can handle her … [Read More...] about 15 Great Chick Flicks Characters
Amy Adams and Meryl Streep are together again after their Oscar-nominated performances in Doubt. But even though they play the title characters in Julie and Julia, they don't have any scenes together. As a matter of fact, they are … [Read More...] about Julie & Jula: Mastering The Art of Great Chick Flicks
The Master of Suspense: Alfred Hitchcock October... A time for autumn leaves, cooler weather, Oktoberfest, beer, and scary movies. There is no shortage of movies to frighten you and give me bad dreams. Sorry to be such a horror movie … [Read More...] about Mysterious Ways: Hitchcock’s Women
My Favorite Actors
Chadwick Boseman portrayed not only a superhero, but he also played some of the most iconic African American icons.
Like many other fans of the hit Netflix series, Bridgerton I’m obsessed with Rege’-Jean Page! The Zimbabwe-born actor who plays the tall, dark, and handsome romantic lead, Simon Basset, Duke of Hastings.
You may not have noticed, but I have become completely Poldark obsessed. Maybe it has something to do with the gorgeous Irish actor, Aidan Turner who plays the lead role of Ross Poldark.