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WORKING GIRL (1988): The Things I Liked...

Directed by Mike Nichols, Working Girl stars Melanie Griffith, Harrison Ford and Sigourney Weaver. It’s a story about Tess McGill (Griffith), a secretary whose boss steals her big idea so she seizes the opportunity to take it back. 231 more words


Cult Movie Essentials: Say Anything (1989)

It was the film that launched Cameron Crowe’s career as a director and included one scene that would be copied and parodied forever!  In Say Anything… 175 more words


The Christmas Train (2017) movie review

A star-studded event from the Hallmark Channel in the guise of The Christmas  Train is essentially Murder on the Orient Express, but with more romance and petty theft instead of MURDER. 473 more words

Movie Review

Sixteen Candles

After establishing himself as a screenwriter for National Lampoon’s Vacation, and Mr. Mom, late filmmaker, John Hughes, decided to make a name for himself as a director so he can expand his horizons, starting with his first full length feature film called, Sixteen Candles. 710 more words


The End of the Tour (2015)

Plot: David Lipsky (Jesse Eisenberg) has just had a book published and joined the staff of Rolling Stone magazine, but he wants to expand on the little taste of success he has had, so he needs a great article. 503 more words

Six Character Actresses in Search of an Offer

There are more talented actresses in Hollywood than there are good parts for them to play.  That’s especially true in movies where good leading roles are few and far between.  2,826 more words