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Mar.03.2014
Interest in the Red Carpet gowns have grown exponentially since television has dictated Academy Award viewership. Pre-Oscar telecasts can be annoying, with questions like: What Are You Wearing? every three minutes. However, I came across what Best Actress winners have worn over the...
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Feb.07.2014
 If there is any indication on the impact Philip Seymour Hoffman had on the film industry, it was shown through a series of memorial services these past few days. Industry leaders were omni-present at a wake and private funeral, which included actors, directors, and news anchors....
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Oct.01.2013
I’ve been thinking about something my friend Pam said. We were planning our annual trip to Green Bay, and I e-mailed her to say the Packers autograph session we’d wanted to attend was sold out.  Pam replied, “We could crash it and be on the front page of the Press-Gazette!  We are so old...
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Oct.01.2013
I’ve been thinking about something my friend Pam said. We were planning our annual trip to Green Bay, and I e-mailed her to say the Packers autograph session we’d wanted to attend was sold out.  Pam replied, “We could crash it and be on the front page of the Press-Gazette!  We are so old...
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Apr.08.2013
This is indeed a sad day in Hollywood and world history. I'm sure, others will note the death of The Iron Lady, former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. Her story was chronicled last year in a movie starring Meryl Streep. Her characterization earned the actress a third  Oscar. Thatcher's...
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Jul.22.2012
PBS and Ken Burns have announced that a documentary will air about the lives of the Roosevelt family in 2014. The Roosevelts: An Intimate History is a seven-part series that follows their story for more than a century, from Theodore’s birth in 1858 to Eleanor’s death in 1962. In...
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Jun.26.2012
 Nora Ephron was an insightful scribe of articles, and producer / director of smart cinema emphasizing wonderfully comedic romantic analysis and stories. Her early influence was her parents, who were both screenwriters. Phoebe and Henry Ephron wrote...
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Jan.26.2012
Needless to say, it’s been an exciting couple of days since my ebook came out (Which you can get here) I’ve sold several copies, people have been sending lovely notes, it’s been going well. But I’ve become one of those people I swore I’d never become: checking my sales statistics.  I’m...
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Jan.20.2012
Critics and scholars have ranked 1939's La Règle du Jeu (The Rules of the Game), the third greatest film of all time. Everyone has two jobs, Roger Ebert told me years ago – film critic and what they do for a living. I don't fit Ebert's arrogant claim because I was the second-string film...
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Jan.16.2012
THE IRON LADY a film review by Jeanne Powell British prime minister Margaret Thatcher portrayed by Meryl Streep, yes – who else?  Another bravura performance by one of the four greatest living film actresses in the western world.  Compelling performances also are delivered by Jim...