The Movie Lover Part, The Story Lover Part

THE VVITCH: A Deadly Descent into Paranoia

The Witch has been number one on my must-see list for some time, so of course I insisted on seeing it on opening day before my viewing could be influenced by critics' reviews. Basically, I went in to Robert Eggers' debut feature knowing only that it had garnered quite  bit of attention at last year's Sundance Film Festival, that it… Continue reading THE VVITCH: A Deadly Descent into Paranoia

Beauty and Fashion, Random Observations, The Fashion Watcher Part, The Movie Lover Part

Farewell to the Charismatic Chameleon

David Bowie was the consummate performer. Whether on stage, screen, or in the pages of Vogue, his chameleon-like ability to transform and reinvent himself made this private man a legend that was larger than life. Forever a champion of the underdog, Bowie implored listeners to "turn and face the strange."  His androgynous charm attracted admirers of all… Continue reading Farewell to the Charismatic Chameleon

Random Observations, The Mom Part, The Movie Lover Part

A Fond Farewell to Maureen O’Hara, the Gypsy Soul Who Sparked my Love of Cinema

The charming and talented Hollywood icon Maureen O'Hara died today. If you're already a fan of this redheaded jewel, you're likely to be familiar with her more famous roles; and even if her name doesn't sound familiar, you may recognize her from such legendary films as How Green Was My Valley, Miracle on 34th Street  or… Continue reading A Fond Farewell to Maureen O’Hara, the Gypsy Soul Who Sparked my Love of Cinema