On Cupid’s special day, prepare for a peck and perhaps a little more
In honor of St. Valentine, you may be pondering certain philosophical questions: Is love purely an emotional state or does it encompass cognitive, aesthetic and spiritual elements? Or it is just a random byproduct of instinct and hormones? Can love be described and understood through language or are words merely clumsy metaphors for the ineffable? […]
A beautiful ad by Rolex
13 Actors Who Were Brought Back To Life With Special Effects In Movies
By Frank Pallotta Posted Apr. 1, 2014 @ 9:00 amThe sudden deaths of Paul Walker and Philip Seymour Hoffman took place while both were in the middle of filming upcoming projects.As a result, upcoming films “Fast & Furious 7” and “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2” will use special effects to replace and recreate the […]
Bernhard Wicki directed this hard-hitting World War II espionage drama. Marlon Brando plays Robert Crain, a German deserter who is coerced by British Intelligence officer Colonel Statter (Trevor Howard) to impersonate a Gestapo officer in order to get aboard a German blockade runner that is conveying a valuable rubber cargo from the Orient. Crain’s assignment […]
‘Apocalypse Now Final Cut’ Getting Theatrical Release In Australia.
A new edition of Apocalypse Now is heading To Australian cinemas on July 25th, coinciding with the film’s 40th anniversary. https://screenrealm.com/apocalypse-now-final-cut-movie-cinema-release-date-australia/
My quest for the perfect eyeliner: Part Four
Paris was a great chance to test a few products and Maybelline Stiletto Ultimate Precision liquid eyeliner, $7.50, was a fab find. After lounging too long over coffee and pain au chocolat, I’d often be in a hurry to get ready and Stiletto was quick to apply. The thin felt tip is easy to control so you can create […]
A Suprise Birthday Gift from LIFE Magazine
By Richard Horgan on April 2, 2014 7:00 PM Tomorrow would have been Marlon Brando‘s 90th birthday. To mark the occasion, Time has raided the Life magazine vaults to showcase 15 bonus photos of the actor. The photos are from a 1949 Life shoot done in Los Angeles by Ed Clark, during the making of The […]
Helping those affected by the earthquake and tsunami
The American Red Cross is offering assistance to the Japanese Red Cross following Friday’s 8.9 magnitude earthquake and resulting tsunami that left towns and villages in Japan devastated. You can read more and make a donation at www.redcross.org.
Un petit pamplemousse pour vous …
As a tart, I appreciate the sharp, crisp qualities of a grapefruit. So I was quickly drawn to Williams-Sonoma’s deep-moisturizing Pink Grapefruit Hand Balm with essential oils. It’s a water-resistant blend of natural cocoa butter, sunflower seed oil and glycerin. According to the company’s web site, the balm’s active ingredients are derived from natural sources […]