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August: Osage County (2013)

Review by-Jarrett Leahy

After Beverly, the Weston family patriarch, mysteriously disappears, the three Weston sisters and their maladjusted extended family return to the Oklahoma family house to try to offer support to their ornery, dysfunctional mother from whom they’ve so desperately tried to escape. 553 more words

2013 Film Reviews

August Osage County

* this post contains SPOILERS *

Written by Tracy Letts – Directed by John Wells

Being from Oklahoma myself, I was completely ecstatic when I heard Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, and a slew of other award-holding celebs would be in Bartlesville, Oklahoma to shoot parts of the film-adapted play  692 more words


May the Trench Be With You

Perhaps I’ve been a bit too obsessed with the change in season lately, but when the warm sun comes a-shining and the cool breeze comes a-blowing, there’s a lot to think about and a lot to be thankful for. 936 more words

Meryl Streep feared she was 'too ugly' to become an actress

She is one of the most critically acclaimed actresses of her generation, with more mentions in Oscar speeches than God.

But Meryl Streep has said she thought she would never get hired when starting out in the 1970s because she hated her nose and wore glasses. 138 more words


Trilogy of Terror: Karen Black is the Meryl Streep of Karen Blacks and Meryl Streep is? Spoiler Alert!

Trilogy of Terror

Before Meryl Streep was Meryl Streep, Karen Black was the Meryl Streep of Karen Blacks in a whirlwind, spellbinding made for television production called “Trilogy of Terror”. 2,843 more words


Advice From Meryl...


 “For young women, I would say don’t worry so much about your weight. Girls spend way too much time thinking about that, and there are better things. 52 more words


August Osage County

If there was any doubt that Meryl Streep is the greatest living actress or that Julia Roberts possesses extraordinary talent, set it aside.  This flick is highly recommended.