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Julie Christie in Fortuny

Fortuny dresses have always been collected by women who are beauties and/or intellectuals: Eleanora Duse, Sarah Bernhardt, Isadora Duncan, The Marchesa Casati Stampa, Consuelo, Duchess of Marlborough, Marie-Laure de Noailles, Mrs Gloria Cooper Vanderbilt, Anjelica Huston, Monica Vitti, and now Julie Christie, who bought Fortuny’s pink and silver dress with pleated silk side and glass buttons at a recent auction at Christie’s. 199 more words


April 14 in history

43 BC  Battle of Forum Gallorum: Mark Antony, besieging Julius Caesar’s assassin Decimus Junius Brutus in Mutina, defeated the forces of the consul Pansa, who was killed. 796 more words


Film 2018 - "Don't Look Now"

Thanks to the circumstances of my teenage years, I had a delayed introduction to anything approaching maturity, a condition that many people of my acquaintance would swear I’ve yet to attain. 2,090 more words

Films & DVDs

Don’t Look Now (1973) – movies i thought were mint #2

As far as I was concerned, this film had a lot stacked against it. First off, a couple of years ago I watched director Nicolas Roeg’s film The Man Who Fell to Earth and I didn’t like it at all. 738 more words


Darling (1965)

Directed by John Schlesinger
Written by Frederic Raphael
(number 260)

I had no idea what this was going in. In actuality it’s a movie about a woman, a model, who’s absolutely determined to get ahead in her career. 479 more words