Terry Moore as Valentino’s Lady In Black in Silent Life

TERRY MOORE ANNOUNCES HER RETIREMENT AND HER LAST FILM ROLE AS SHE STARS IN “SILENT LIFE” AS THE LADY IN BLACK   THE OSCAR-NOMINATED ACTRESS PORTRAYS THE MYSTERIOUS MOURNER WHO VISITED RUDOLPH VALENTINO’S GRAVE FOR SEVERAL DECADES AND LEFT A SINGLE ROSE EVERY YEAR ON THE ANNIVERSARY OF HIS DEATH   The Ode to the…

AFI FILM FEST 2017: I, Tonya

  In 1991, Tonya Harding was on top of the world!  Holding titles as the 1991 U.S. Women’s Figure Skating Champion and 1991 World Championship Silver medallist. Harding was also a two-time Olympian and a two-time Skate America Champion.  Her achievements in the Women’s Figure Skating history books would simultaneously disappear over one incident in 1994….

AFI FILM FESTIVAL 2017: Noel Wells Moves Center Stage with Mr. Roosevelt

    Everyone has had a pet that they love like family.  Some of us have even had marriages and relationships where a pet was shared.  But, what happens when the honeymoon is over and the couple has to decide who gets to keep the furry four-legged best friend.  Is the doggy parent who bounces…

AFI FILM FEST 2017: Annette Benning is Superb as Gloria Grahame in Film Stars Don’t Die I Liverpool

If you have ever seen It’s A Wonderful Life, then you have seen and are familiar with Gloria Grahame.  Grahame was the femme fatale in many a classic Hollywood Film Noir who always played the chick from the wrong side of the tracks.  Think of her as the unpolished,  white trash version of Marilyn Monroe….

Director Dee Rees bring Hillary Jordan’s Prize Winning Mudbound to Netflix

The more things change…the more they stay the same… Hillary Jordan;s prize-winning 2008 novel brought to the big screen will evoke emotions I am sorry to admit still resonate in the America of 2017.  The post WWII-set Mudbound unearths jealousies, family tension and the ever-present racism found in both the era and the locale (the…

Barbra Streisand is one of a kind and a national Treasure

‪From the moment I watched riveted in a movie theatre, her holding that last note of Don’t Rain on My Parade in Funny Girl, I knew I was watching history. There will never be another like the incomparable Barbra Streisand‬

“Olaf’s Frozen Adventure”—New Lyric Video Now Available on Vevo

Frozen” fans can now sing along with one of the newest songs from Arendelle. “Olaf’s Frozen Adventure,” a new 21-minute featurette, features four original songs written by Elyssa Samsel and Kate Anderson. A lyric version of the featurette’s culminating song, “When We’re Together,” is now available on DisneyMusicVevo:
http://vevo.ly/Lwx0iw
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VdugkldCx10
 

Family Tradition is Alive and Well in Disney Pixar’s COCO

Every family has that member that when they leave this realm, the family unit falls apart and is never quite the same. For my family, it was my Aunt Cleo Stallworth or “Mama Cleo”, as we affectionately called her.  She looked like a caramel version of Mae West and was just a much of a…

Call Me By Your Name Rules Spirit Award Nominations

This Morning, Film Independent announced nominations for the 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards and revealed that director Ava DuVernay will be this year’s Honorary Chair. Past Chairs include David Oyelowo, Jessica Chastain, Kerry Washington, Ang Lee and Martin Scorsese.

The Star Gives an Old Tale a Hip, Fresh Twist from the Animals POV

Everyone knows the story of how Baby Jesus came to Joseph and Mary…right?  But, what if the way the story was told was from the point of view of the animals.  That’s right, camels, donkey disciples and birds are just the tip of the iceberg sharing this historic fable voiced by Patricia Heaton, Tyler Perry,…

Darren Aronofsky Tackles Bible, Humor and Horror in mother!

Darren Aronovsky films always leave me asking a zillion questions when the film is over!!!  As many of you know, I am not a fan of the horror genre.  Look, I’m still having very vivid memories and nightmares over Black Swan:) mother! is a different type of film.  It unabashedly attacks Christianity, the Bible and…

Fireside Chat with Daddy’s Home 2 – Linda Cardellini

Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell are at it again and this time they have thrown their Dads (played by Mel Gibson and John Lithgow) into the mix.  Sequel to the 2015 smash Dusty (Mark Wahlberg) and Brad (Will Ferrell) are on a mission to give their kids the experience of the perfect Christmas when their…