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Oscar-winning actress and Emmy-winning producer Reese Witherspoon already leads a popular book club on Instagram, so it seems a natural next step for her to write a book. The title, Whiskey in a Teacup, refers …

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Movie Review: THE AVENGERS

May 2, 2012 – 11:25 pm | 6 Comments
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My greatest concern about having so many superheroes crammed into one movie was that it’d be a disjointed mess, but Joss Whedon has managed to justify—for the most part—each character’s presence in The Avengers, and …

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Inside Classic Films

April 30, 2012 – 1:44 pm | 11 Comments
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Late last night, Deadline.com reported that Warner Bros. Digital Publishing will be releasing a series of eBooks that contain shooting scripts for classic films, with loads of extra content about each movie. The four announced …

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THE HUNGER GAMES: A Movie Discussion from Three POVs

March 26, 2012 – 2:05 am | 24 Comments
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Life’s been so busy, I haven’t had a chance to blog in about a week, a fact that probably only three of you noticed. But I managed to finish my work on time last Friday …

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Oscars Fashion 2012

February 27, 2012 – 5:04 am | 16 Comments
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OK, so you’ve read what I thought were highlights from the show, but what you really want to know about is the fashion, right? Let’s do a rundown of the beautiful, the bad, and the …

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84th Academy Awards Highlights

February 27, 2012 – 3:38 am | 4 Comments
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When I first heard Billy Crystal named as host this year, I thought it was a very good choice. He’s one of very few hosts who can improvise and riff on unexpected moments that occur …

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Movie Discussion: WANDERLUST

February 24, 2012 – 12:05 am | 7 Comments
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My day was a little stressy and funky so by the time I got to the Wanderlust screening, I was ready to laugh. And, boy, did I. The movie, directed by David Wain, is about …

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Official THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN Trailer

February 7, 2012 – 12:28 am | 4 Comments
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The official trailer is here. Can’t tell how good Andrew Garfield will be, or how much Emma Stone will get to do, but I’m still going to be among those first in line.
What do you …

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Reactions to SAG Awards 2012 & Fashion Roundup

January 29, 2012 – 10:18 pm | 3 Comments
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Wow, I was bored throughout this show, despite the fact it’s produced by my union and I got to vote for the awards. I can’t even do a best & worst list because the show …

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Academy Award Nominations 2012

January 24, 2012 – 1:55 pm | 21 Comments
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I’m sure you’ve heard the nominations so I’ll just share some of my reactions to them. For the most part, I like the nominees but of course, there were a few omissions I wasn’t happy …

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HAYWIRE Q&A with Steven Soderbergh and Cast Members

January 19, 2012 – 5:45 pm | 2 Comments
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Last November, Haywire was the secret screening at the AFI Fest, with a Q&A session afterward with director Steven Soderbergh, Gina Carano, Michael Fassbender, Ewan McGregor, moderated by Joel McHale. I discussed the movie back …

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Who’s That Actor?! Pt. 3

January 18, 2012 – 1:09 am | 15 Comments
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In the last month or so, I’ve watched a lot of films and TV and noticed how many actors show up repeatedly. I’m not talking about big stars but thespians who do a ton of …

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Golden Globes 2012 Fashion Roundup

January 16, 2012 – 1:56 am | 11 Comments
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The red carpet arrivals started at 3 p.m. PST, and I thought I’d watch this live, too. Mr. PCN came in after a while and watched with me, and I think it’s clear his observations …

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