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R5 for February 1 – Spelling, ads, snowstorm, cats

Writer’s plight – Do you ever get stuck in the middle of a comment and you don’t know how to spell a word? Two weeks ago I wanted to use the word… 352 more words

Humor

Quotation Wednesday

“It took me a long time not to judge myself through someone else’s eyes.”

Sally Fields

Life

Let all the dreamers wake the nation

Who knew Sally Field was such a babe back in the day?

On a slightly different note, I was watching Working Girl the other day and aside from learning how hard it’s always been for a woman to break beyond oppressively sexist barriers and become a professional success, I learned the most important lesson which is you should never ever get a perm! 91 more words

Movies

Places in the Heart

The first of three films in a three month span that all featured a “Save the Farm” theme. This is the picture that resulted in a thousand Sally Field jokes for her Academy Award acceptance speech and it introduced us to John Malkovich who has been a welcome presence in films now for the last thirty years. 1,501 more words

Films

[Movie] Mrs. Doubtfire

Rating: 7.5/10 (breakdown: 2.5+2+3, see scoring guideline here)

After Robin Williams has passed away, I made a vow to myself to watch all his classics. 391 more words

Review

Relive A Classic

Stupid is as stupid does, says Forrest Gump (played by Tom Hanks in an Oscar-winning performance) as he discusses his relative level of intelligence with a stranger while waiting for a bus. 73 more words

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Mrs Doubtfire (1993) Review

More should have been made of Robin Williams’ transformation into an old lady for his role as Mrs Doubtfire. I’m not exactly talking Oscars but it is easy to overlook the transformation that Williams’ undergoes to become the new nanny for his children. 547 more words

Review