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The Most Controversial Films of All Time

With The Interview, James Franco and Seth Rogen have set off an unintentional firestorm, as hackers opposed to their film’s subject matter have exposed private communications within Sony Pictures. 48 more words

Requiem for a Dream

2000

Director: Darren Aronofsky

Writer: Hubert Selby Jr.

Stars: Ellen Burstyn, Jared Leto, Jennifer Connelly, Marlon Wayans

IMDb rating: 8.4/10

My rating: 5/5

Drugs. How they consume you, mind, body, soul and once you’re hooked, you’re hooked. 483 more words

Kids, Darn 'em

Our boy Mike was here for supper last night. I made Moroccan Lamb Stew and a nutty rice and Roasted Beet and Apricot Salad for both him and his sister Annie, who came over with her five-pounds-of-sugar-brand-new baby. 673 more words

Humor

Mega Channel. Τα infomercials ήρθαν για να μείνουν!

Όσοι ελπίζαν ότι με μερικές προσεγμένες παραγωγές σε διαφημίσεις γιαουρτιού και κινητής σήμανε το τέλος της κρίσης τότε καλύτερα να hold your horses.

Τα στοιχεία από το πιο επιτυχημένο διαχρονικά κανάλι (το mega) δεν είναι και τόσο ενθαρρυντικά. 15 more words

Economy

Harvey Keitel and Ellen Burstyn in "Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore" (1974) dir. Martin Scorsese

This is an incredibly intense scene from Martin Scorsese’s 1974 follow-up to “Mean Streets,” the proto-feminist “Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore.”  The recently widowed Alice, portrayed by Ellen Burstyn, discovers that the man she has hooked up with (played by Harvey Keitel) is married with a child.  107 more words

Film

20 Greatest Acting Performances Of All Time

My top 20 list will probably cause some upset amongst film fans. It’s my personal favourite performances so unfortunately, you won’t find many of the conventional ones here like, Marlon Brando in The Godfather or Jack Nicholson in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. 4,258 more words

Harry & Marion

Today I was reading about addictions which immediately made me think of my favourite addicts (favourite addicts? what? You must be thinking I am beyond dysfunctional right now. 947 more words

Makeup