Last week, Jason Reitman gave an interview to the Bill Burr Podcast, later repeated in the Playlist, to discuss his newest sequel to his father’s beloved Ghostbusters. Reitman waxed eloquent about how much he loves the original film—“I consider myself the first Ghostbusters fan. I was like seven […]
I have loved Sherlock Holmes since I was in fifth grade. The great detective inspired my interest in the Victorian novel, in dressing like a page boy from the age of eleven to the age of fourteen, and even in Dracula, Edward Gorey, and classic film (my first […]
As we’ve done with both Kristen and Lauren, it’s another Dame’s birthday and we’re honoring them with a look at the movies that are “quintessentially” them. In this case, our own Karen Peterson is having a birthday. (We won’t disclose her age but she always mocks Kristen’s “generation” […]
She was one of the unsung heroines of silent film. She was not only a hairdresser to the stars, she was so highly respected and valued she was placed under a seven year exclusive contract with Famous Players Lasky, just like a movie star.
Ever since I was a tyke, I remember the age old discussion… who is your favorite silent film comedian? Chaplin? Keaton? How about Harry Langdon (kids, Google it!). Naaaahhhh. Now, I admit I was a Keaton girl initially, but during my film school years, my eyes were opened… […]
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Welcome guest contributor Jenna Dorsi! Isn’t It Romantic is a movie for people who enjoy romantic comedies. Specifically, those who grew up watching the films that were released in the ‘80s, ‘90s, and early 2000s. Natalie (Rebel Wilson) is a cynical and lonely architect constantly disrespected by coworkers. […]