Tag Archives: Jane Russell

December 2021 Viewing Diary

Nightmare Alley (2021; d. Guillermo del Toro) I will re-post here the thoughts I jotted down on Facebook after I saw it for the first time. I absolutely loved this film. Nightmare Alley is gorgeously shot, with an ominous moody … Continue reading

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January 2015 Viewing Diary

I’m going to start listing everything I saw each month. It’ll be a good way for me to keep track, and also a good record for my end-of-year lists. So here’s everything I watched in January, 2015. Inherent Vice (2014; … Continue reading

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Speaking of Essence:

I just love this photograph, and its caught-moment feel of it. Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell. Continue reading

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When Love Goes Wrong… Nothing Goes Right.

Clip of Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe singing “When Love Goes Wrong” in Gentleman Prefer Blondes below the jump. I love when the va-va-voom section of the song kicks in. It seems like we’re in for a melancholy ballad, but … Continue reading

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Monroe/Russell

The beauty is in the caught-by-the-camera candid feel of it.

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