I want to talk about Claire from Cameron Crowe’s 2005 movie, “Elizabethtown”.
Not usually one for what the Tumblr people call “headcannons”, I can’t help but think about Claire. 784 more words
There’s a character trope particularly in Romantic Comedies of a Manic Pixie Dream Girl.
This term was birthed by film critic Nathan Rabin who while reviewing Elizabethtown described them as existing “solely in the fevered imaginations of sensitive writer-directors to teach brooding my soulful young men to embrace life and it’s infinite mysteries and adventures”. 655 more words
Where I got this: In-laws… did you guess? This is the first book so far that I’d never read before. I haven’t even seen the movie, believe it or not. 706 more words
She enamored me. A red-haired freckled girl, who loved forests and had already experienced oceanic adventures with her seafaring father. She had indomitable confidence, an effervescent personality, complete disregard for convention, and seemed capable of overcoming any challenge, with an infinite optimism that held my pre-adolescent heart enraptured. 2,134 more words