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Florence Foster Jenkins

This past weekend I was excited to go to the movies for the first time since July 27th. I was torn between seeing “Jason Bourne” and “Florence Foster Jenkins”. 660 more words


Media Monday: Florence Foster Jenkins

Anyone who’s watched Mamma Mia! or Ricki and The Flash knows Meryl Streep can carry a tune. She has a good to great voice. So I can imagine the stretch it was to play Florence Foster Jenkins in her new movie by the same name. 359 more words

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Jeff York examines the resume of Hugh Grant on his site The Establishing Shot

It’s a fun game to play as you consider the career of your favorite movie star. What are the five great films they’ll be remembered for? 141 more words

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Screening Room: 'Florence Foster Jenkins'

Meryl Streep’s latest role requires her to do some stretching, as it involves playing a woman who was absolutely terrible at doing the thing she loved most. 109 more words

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Sense & Sensibility (Movie 1995) vs. Sense & Sensibility (TV BBC Mini-Series 2008)

Once again, I’m back comparing two classics.  Who doesn’t love Jane Austen?  Well, maybe some biker on a Harley, wearing lots of leather and a skull helmet. 599 more words


The Big Bang Theory's Simon Helberg plays high notes in 'Florence Foster Jenkins'

“The idea of finding joy in what you’re doing, that’s something everybody can understand,” says Meryl Streep of her latest inspiring film about music and the power of dreams in… 376 more words


Jeff York talks Hugh Grant and "Florence Foster Jenkins" on the Page 2 Screen Podcast for the International Screenwriters' Association

“Florence Foster Jenkins” is a movie that hits all the right notes.

One of the best comedies of the year is “Florence Foster Jenkins.” It’s about an American socialite in the 1940’s who fancied herself an exquisite soprano, but couldn’t carry a tune in a bucket. 164 more words

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