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Scenes I Love: George Meets Mary Again in It's A Wonderful Life

It may seem strange, on Valentine’s Day, to share a scene that I love from a Christmas movie.  Well, we’re all about being strange here at the Shattered Lens! 42 more words

Film

Gilmore Girls Challenge S1, E14: That Damn Donna Reed

Welcome back to the Gilmore Girls Challenge. Grab a friend and watch the episode with me! Each episode, I share my thoughts and a challenge to do something the Gilmores do during the show. 218 more words

Gilmore Girl Challenge

January 27: Happy Birthday James Cromwell and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Towering (he’s about 6-7) character actor James Cromwell is turning 77 today.  His father was stage and film director John Cromwell.  Cromwell began acting in the mid-seventies with guest appearances on… 1,334 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

January 27 in history

1186 Henry VI, the son and heir of the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick I, married Constance of Sicily.

1343 Pope Clement VI issued the Bull… 439 more words

The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945)

A corrupt young man somehow keeps his youthful beauty, but a special painting gradually reveals his inner ugliness to all. 47 more words

Horror

It's a Wonderful Life (1946, Frank Capra)

It’s a Wonderful Life is going to be a tough one. When I was a kid, during the public domain days, Wonderful Life was omnipresent. It became a joke because of that omnipresence. 1,097 more words

Classics

The Picture of Dorian Gray - Oscar Wilde

Title: The Picture of Dorian Gray

Author: Oscar Wilde

ISBN-10:  1515190994

ISBN-13: 978-1515190998

Paperback: 140 pages

The Plot:

At eighteen, the handsome Dorian Gray has his portrait painted, which prompts an admirer, Lord Henry Wotton, to declare that life is nothing without beauty and sensuous gratification. 236 more words

Fiction