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Sally Field Opens Up to Hailee Steinfeld About Fighting Depression as a Teen

Sally Field revealed that she was “deeply depressed” in her late teens and even once gained 10 pounds in two days.

In an emotional interview with Hailee Steinfeld for… 243 more words


How Sally Field Landed Her First Major Role in 'Gidget'

Before she portrayed “the little girl with big ideas” on the 1960s television series “Gidget,” Sally Field began her acting career auditioning for a role with her mother. 251 more words


You Look Like a . . .

Last Saturday I participated in a “Shop Local” Book Fair at a beautiful picturesque library in rural New England.

Twenty other authors and I sat behind tables covered with colorful cloths and plants, candy in dishes and strong stubborn wishes that visitors would want to buy and read our books. 389 more words

Forrest Gump (1994)

Winston Groom’s now iconic novel is beautifully transformed into a motion picture masterpiece that told us that Life was like a box of Chocolates.

Tom Hanks leads a stellar ensemble that includes such hollywood elite as Gary Sinise (Reindeer Games), Sally Field (Mrs. 75 more words

Book-Based Films

Uncle Bardie's Movie of the Week: A May-December Affair

Once a week on Monday, Uncle Bardie shares a movie with his Readers he gives a big two thumbs up. It will simply be a short excerpt or a trailer. 338 more words

Movie Of The Week

STEEL MAGNOLIAS (1989) - A film filled with fascinating females

The following is my entry for the Girl Week 2016 blogathon, being hosted by Dell on Movies from Nov. 21-27, 2016. Click on the above banner, and read Dell’s and other bloggers’ takes on interesting female leads in movies! 492 more words

Piss and vinegar

This election has made a lot of us face some hard truths about our country and ourselves. I suppose the fact that Trump won (not the popular vote, of course) is the most sobering one for the 47.8 percent of Americans who supported Hillary Clinton. 1,683 more words