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Favorite things about... Ninotchka (1939)

The favorite film:
Ninotchka, a 1939 comedy directed by Ernst Lubitsch for MGM

The synopsis:
Ninotchka is a stern Soviet agent, fully dedicated to her country and her work. 619 more words


The stars have lost their glitter

You know, films with Judy Garland used to give me a more positive outlook in life because of all the cheerful musical numbers and smiles. That was until I saw  302 more words


Yo Greta

Before leaving on our road trip to Pittsburgh, I had to buy a new GPS. I’ve had a GPS since they just barely became affordable, so this is the third incarnation of Greta. 884 more words


Breakfast With Lucien by Geordie Grieg (Book review)

Whatever it was the author shared with famous British figurative artist Lucien Freud at the breakfast table it definitely wasn’t sunny side up. The meal served in this brief memoir is a dark, all-you-can-hump buffet with a side order of squalor. 657 more words

Book Review

Jewelry Designs for film, from start to delivery

A few readers have asked to see the jewelry design projects together on one page. Below you will see the inital photograph that started the project, the jewelry and then the costume with the re-created jewelry on exhibit. 222 more words

Re-creative Jewelry

"Think twice before burdening a friend with a secret." Marlene Dietrich

A secret by its very definition is that thing you do not wish to share with others so in its very telling you have opened a pandora’s box, and unleashed or released a whole new set of problems. 791 more words