Tag Archives: Diane Keaton

For Today, But Really Every Day: Ladies I Love

I love these women for a variety of reasons: they inspire, they entertain, they challenge, they leave me in awed silence, they provoke, or they were “there” in my most formative years, holding out a torch to lead the way. … Continue reading

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“What Do You Do, Louise?” “I Write.”

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For International Women’s Day: Ladies I Love

I love them for a variety of reasons: they inspire, they entertain, they challenge, they leave me in awed silence, they provoke, or, most importantly, they were “there” in my most formative years as a child, and held out a … Continue reading

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20 Favorite Actresses: Part 2

If I had to choose, here are my favorite performances of my 20 choices – the performance may not be what they are most famous for, but that’s no matter. Gena Rowlands: Opening Night Barbara Stanwyck: Ball of Fire Sissy … Continue reading

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20 Favorite Actresses

Where does my heart lie? The meme going around now is 20 favorite actresses. Please go here to see the compilation of links as well as Nathaniel’s choices. I had a hard time with the “all time” part of things … Continue reading

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Stills From Something’s Got to Give

And more in-depth thoughts on the film here.

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Saturday snapshots

— The morning was chilly and grey, with a wind whipping through my open window, waking me up before my alarm. My favorite kind of weather. I start to come alive in the fall. I start to feel most like … Continue reading

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Movie Fanatics, Read On

I managed to finish the newest quiz from The Professor. Fun!! 1) Does film best tell the truth (Godard) or tell lies (De Palma) at 24 frames per second? (Thanks, Peet) In my opinion, in terms of human BEHAVIOR – … Continue reading

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Movie Advertising

The new movie starring Sarah Jessica Parker – called Family Stone has been getting a HUGE advertisement push. It’s all been featuring Sarah Jessica as well – with a couple of interesting shots of the wonderful Rachel McAdams (gotta keep … Continue reading

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My Love for Manhattan Murder Mystery

I rented one of my favorite Woody Allen movies last night. No, not Annie Hall … but Manhattan Murder Mystery. I don’t understand why this movie didn’t get more acclaim. It’s one of my absolute favorites of his films, and … Continue reading

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