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Funny Girl

One of the films I watched on my flight to China was Funny Girl, which I haven’t seen in ages. This story of a talented ugly duckling, … 329 more words


To Katharine Hepburn, from a Reluctant Admirer

Dear Katharine Hepburn:

It took us (as in, yours truly) a long time to acknowledge your talent.

You see, you struck us as patrician and not a little self-important. 615 more words


44. Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins is not about Mary Poppins, because a perfect person makes a lousy protagonist. Our eponymous nanny/witch is the change agent for Mr. Banks, whose soul is saved when he finally puts family above money… before being handed… 323 more words



Hey! It’s Brie Larson’s birthday!!

She is one of my absolute favourite actresses, not only because of how insanely talented she is, but because of how wonderful she is outside of her performances. 292 more words

Patricia Neal in 'The Fountainhead'

Patricia Neal (1926 – 2010) Academy Award for Best Actress for Hud (1963). “This woman had to be believable as a housekeeper and still be sexy. 25 more words