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Anna Karenina, Mariano Fortuny, and the mystery of arrival

“And in the midst of the silence, there came an unmistakable reply to the mother’s question, a voice quite unlike the subdued voices speaking in the room. 762 more words


The Dark Knight

At the end of Batman Begins, detective Jim Gordon tells Batman that somebody calling himself the Joker has begun to make waves on Gotham’s criminal scene. 976 more words


Perfume and a Movie: Musc Ravageur and Stranger Than Fiction

There were many times in the past when I thought about writing a review of Frederic Malle Musc Ravageur — an iconic fragrance among perfume lovers. 1,588 more words

White House Down (2013)

As we near Donald Trump’s first hundred days as the President of the United States, it’s safe to say that we are living in truly absurd political times. 622 more words

Western Movie Reviews


Hysteria is a 2011 period romantic comedy film directed by Tanya Wexler. The screenplay was written by Jonah Marsh and her husband, Stephen Dyer. The film stars Hugh Dancy, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jonathon Pryce, Felicity Jones, and Rupert Everett. 722 more words


2017 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 11

It feels like I have been posting Met Gala wishes for forever now, and I am not slowing down yet. I called myself crazy when I decided that I was going to make 108 wishes for this years Met Gala, but when I was editing down my sets of people I would say “oh I have to feature (insert celebrity name) because they are almost always a guest.” So I embraced my inner crazy and jumped in with both feet first. 1,387 more words

Red Carpet Wish List

Donnie Darko Returns: Director Richard Kelly Talks '80s Nostalgia, Tears for Fears, and the Possibility of a Sequel

In 2001, filmmaker Richard Kelly introduced the world to Donnie Darko, a peculiar suburban teenager from Virginia, who had a penchant for strong literature, Smurf Theory, and girls named Gretchen. 4,071 more words