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Brooklyn is an even better movie than a book


Adaptations are tricky – how do you simplify a book into a two hour film but still stay true to the characters, the plot, and – most importantly – the themes? 590 more words

Movies

45 Years

Charlotte Rampling is wondrous. In fact, my three favorite female performances from 2015 came from Saoirse Ronan in “Brooklyn”, Charlize Theron in “Mad Max: Fury Road”, and Ms. 394 more words

Film

Oscars 2016 - Best Dressed

POSTED ON LA COLLEGE’S BLOG ON MAR. 1ST 2016 (http://www.lacollegeofcreativearts.com/blog/entry/oscars-2016-best-dressed)

It is, what people call “the biggest night in hollywood” and with this years academy awards just ended, I figured I would share my top 5 best dressed of the night.  397 more words

Brooklyn: The Charming Tale of a Quiet Girl in a Loud World

The perfect way to describe Brooklyn is subtle.  The acting, cinematography, costumes, and make-up all portrayed that.

Brooklyn was set in the 1950s–one of my favorite time periods.   271 more words

Critique

Atoning for Eternity

I’m speechless. Honestly, I think this will be the only time I will ever be able to say that this was a near-perfect book to movie adaptation. 297 more words

Saoirse Ronan Makes Yet Another Case for the Death of Contouring

Blake Lively did it, Gigi Hadid did it, Kendall Jenner did it, and now Saoirse Ronan has joined the ranks of celebrities who’ve figured out that contouring is not a necessary tactic for defining cheekbones and subtly sculpting the face. 186 more words

Beauty

THE PLUCK OF THE IRISH

WORDS: BROOKE CAMPBELL

Brooklyn sees Saoirse Ronan star as a young woman from a tiny Irish hamlet who journeys to the USA in 1952 searching for a more fulfilling life. 397 more words

Drama