Tag: movies

at the movies: the avengers

at the movies: the avengers

The Avengers has to be one of the most hotly anticipated films of the season. It is the end product of Disney’s acquisition of Marvel Entertainment and brings together several pre-established actors-as-heros including Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man, Chris Hemsworth as Thor and Chris […]

fashion inspiration: the hunger games

fashion inspiration: the hunger games

It’s not like me to miss a cult book but for some reason, The Hunger Games slipped right by me. That meant I was able to watch the film over the weekend with fresh eyes and while I was obviously impressed with the storyline, the […]

gift idea #10: the movie fan

gift idea #10: the movie fan

If somebody on your “nice list” is a big movie fan, they might already have a poster of said film on their wall. However, I can almost guarantee that they don’t have one of Matt Owen’s minimalist movie posters. The artist takes a central theme […]

(almost) at the movies: red riding hood

(almost) at the movies: red riding hood

I know we’re all still suffering Harry Potter fever but this trailer for Red Riding Hood has just come out and it looks pretty awesome. There have been some comments that it’s just Twilight with a cape (due to the wolf actually being a werewolf […]

at the movies: going the distance

at the movies: going the distance

I’ve been looking forward to the release of Going the Distance since I found out it was all about long distance relationships. I thought it would be a good date movie for the boy and me, given I moved to the US six weeks after […]

friday film: scorsese for chanel

friday film: scorsese for chanel

Last month, we saw Kaiser Karl’s short film / advertisement for Chanel, “Shopping Fever” (see it here). Now we have Chanel’s new short film / advertisement, “Bleu de Chanel – the film”, directed by cinematic genius Martin Scorsese. It stars the very attractive French actor […]

friday film: words

friday film: words

Check out this smart short film by Will Hoffman and Daniel Mercadante – it’s all about words and the different things they mean and, as a word nerd, I wanted to share it with you. Enjoy and have a wonderful weekend!

in the news: hollywood sold!

in the news: hollywood sold!

It seems Princess Diana’s ball gown wasn’t the only famous dress to be put up for auction last week. Marilyn Monroe’s famous pink satin gown from Gentlemen Prefer Blondes was also under the hammer as part of the Profiles in History auction. The size 14 […]