It’s that time to celebrate the spooky and the frightening, and all-things woman. I don’t know if there’s any genre that’s been as discussed regarding gender as the horror film. Is it progressive or reductive? How do women define horror? Well, for this week’s top 5 we’re looking […]
I'm a college student getting my Master's in English, but dreams of getting an additional degree in Film. I'm a movie reviewer for several sites, but I also write classic film reviews for several other sites. I stretch myself pretty thin these days. You can usually find me at a bookstore, or a movie theater. I dream of the day when the two are combined. I base a lot of my friendships on favorite movies.
To audiences, Buster Keaton is “the Great Stoneface.” A man capable of conjuring laughs from doing little more than standing in a dangerous situation and letting what happens happen. His style of comedy is one that could only have come around as a result of the silent era […]
She’s brash. She takes no prisoners. She’s our own Lauren Humphries-Brooks. Love her or hate her Lauren is what makes Citizen Dame so fun because even sometimes we can’t figure her out. So, to honor our favorite New Yorker’s birthday, we sat down to look at the five […]
Welcome to our very late Episode 51! Thanks for your patience!
Between this and Netflix’s upcoming retread of The Haunting of Hill House, author Shirley Jackson is in vogue and I couldn’t be happier. Her works are complicated but haunting, even when they aren’t necessarily meant to be horrific. Such is the case with We Have Always Lived in […]
Welcome to Episode 50 and our first anniversary!
With the release of A Simple Favor the Dames decided to look at their top 5 favorite mysteries and thrillers that star women in prominent and/or leading roles. Feel free to share your favorites in the comments below!