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Blind Spot 03: Letter From An Unknown Woman, 1948

Letter From an Unknown Woman, 1948 directed by Max Ophüls starring Joan Fontaine and Louis Jourdan [spacer height=”20px”] [dropcap]Y[/dropcap]et again, Blind Spots elude me. I thought I was sitting down for a nice romance (again), and what came out of…

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2017 Year Retrospective, Part VI: The 26 Best Movies of 2017

[spacer height=”30px;”] [dropcap]W[/dropcap]e’re officially closing the book on last year with The 26 Best Movies of 2017! Be sure to check out the rest of the Annual Retrospective posts, if you haven’t already. There’s a few movies that I didn’t…

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The 90th Academy Awards Reaction: Red Carpet, Ceremony, and Winners!

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]nd so awards season comes to an end. Last night was the 90th Academy Awards, and Jimmy Kimmel hosted again. The red carpet was pretty boring as far as interviews went. I was watching E!, and it honestly felt like…

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Suddenly, Last February ’18: Kiss me, my girl, before I’m sick.

[dropcap]H[/dropcap]ere we are, first weekend of a new month! Which means it’s time for another Suddenly, Last [Month] feature. Leading up to the Oscars, this awards’ season I’ve made an effort to watch as many of the nominated movies I…

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TMP: Best Picture Nominees That Should’ve Taken Home The Gold

[dropcap]F[/dropcap]or this week’s instalment of Thursday Movie Picks we are celebrating the Oscars, which are just around the corner! By the end of March 4th, this Sunday, we’ll know who takes home the gold and who leaves empty handed –…

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Blind Spot 02: Love With The Proper Stranger, 1963

Love With the Proper Stranger, 1963 directed by Robert Mulligan starring Natalie Wood and Steve McQueen [spacer height=”20px”] [dropcap]W[/dropcap]hen I picked this movie as my February Blind Spot I was expecting a nice little romcom with two classic hollywood icons,…

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Three Break Into Song Moments That Made Our Teenage Hearts Sing

The following three break into song movie moments made our hearts sing, swoon, smile, dance, ache, break. Watch the videos to relieve what were undoubtedly the best moments of your teenage life.

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Ten Romance Novels I Love and Recommend

For the Top Ten Tuesday of Valentine’s Day, I give ten Romance Novels ranging from classic to contemporary, from tragic to hilarious, that I thoroughly love and recommend.

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Ten Romance Movies For a Good Crying
This Valentine’s Day

These movies don’t shy away from deep emotions, having great potential for tear shedding. Some are depressingly sad, others too beautiful; some feel very real, others perfectly dreamy. But if you’re aiming for a good crying this Valentine’s, you’re sure to find the perfect fit amongst them.

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Ten Books That Have Been On My TBR For Way Too Long

In this first Top Ten Tuesday of February, we look at ten books that have been on my TBR pile for way too long. Sorted by publication date, they range from russian classics to modern YA.

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Suddenly, Last January: I Wouldn’t Piss On Crawford If She Were On Fire

The movies I saw, the TV Shows I binged, and the posts that were published last month, in Suddenly, Last January. Plus what to expect in February from the blog, and the podcast!

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TMP: Movies That Tell a Story Within a Story

This week we look at movies that tell a story within a story – a traditionally literary device that filmmakers have adapted to the screen from time to time. This post is part of Thursday Movie Picks, a web event hosted by Wandering Through the Shelves.

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