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Living in a Tragicomedy

There is a fantastic scene from Stranger Than Fiction in which Harold Crick, a tax auditor, tallies the moments of his life in a little notebook.   645 more words


Happy Birthday: Maggie Gyllenhaal

Maggie Gyllenhaal

Born: November 16, 1977 in Lower East Side, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA

Married to:
Peter Sarsgaard (2 May 2009 – present) (2 children) 276 more words


November 16: Happy Birthday Maggie Gyllenhaal and George S. Kaufman

Maggie Gyllenhaal turns 39 today.  She began acting as a teenager, appearing in films like Waterland and A Dangerous Woman which were directed by her father, Stephen Gyllenhaal.  1,259 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

​”Having an education is invaluable.”

—Maggie Gyllenhaal.

Thought For Today

Two Short Films: Elms (2014); Home (2016).

Elms (2014) and Home (2016) are two very different short films indeed – one being a visual poem featuring the titular tree, and the other a short narrative focusing on a homeless woman portrayed brilliantly by Maggie Gyllenhaal. 317 more words

Film Grimoire

Stranger Than Fiction (2006)

IRS auditor Harold Crick discovers that he is the leading character of a novel in progress written by an author who is famous for killing off her heroes. 215 more words


Donnie Darko returns in 4K to cinemas for 15-year Anniversary

Richard Kelly‘s cult classic Donnie Darko is already 15-years-old (Where has the time gone?!) and so it’s a perfect moment, and the right time of the year, for it to return to UK cinemas for a winter run both restored and in 4K. 220 more words