Director Abdellatif Kechiche's drama walked off with two trophies at this year's Cannes film festival: the Palme d'Or and a special award for its two lead actresses. Is it a film that shows the reality of lesbian life, love and coming out? Or does it turn lesbian sex into a porn show?
Movie night doesn't always have to be a PG-rated affair, if you catch our drift. Some movies were just made to encourage a little real-life lovin'. Need a few examples? Check out these ten films that are guaranteed to ignite the passion between you and your S.O. Let's put it this way: you probably wont find out how these movies end.
Boy-meets-girl has always been a winning movie theme. How come this year simple romance has given way to a focus on long-term marriages as a significant theme in so many of the Oscar Best Film nominations? While I have no idea of the answer to that questions, as a marriage specialist I'm thrilled to see this return to focusing in the media on the role of marriage in building a solid base for life. Here's a run-down of which movies had to say what about matrimony.
Jennifer Lawrence won a Golden Globe last night for her work in Silver Linings Playbook, and the movie is up for 8 Academy Awards this year, including Best Picture. As I watched the film, I couldn’t help but think, “Wow. There’s a whole lot of crazy in this movie.” I was startled by the loud family interactions, the physical violence, and the evident emotional pain felt by these characters.
It seems like a no-brainer that a movie adaptation of the highly erotic '50 Shades of Grey' is the talk of tinseltown. Who can resist the charms of Christian Grey?
I loved "Mamma Mia!", the ABBA movie. I loved "Hairspray." So of course I also loved "Pitch Perfect," directed by Jason Moore: Watching a group of misfits perform everything from Ace of Base to Rihanna together is infectiously, vicariously fun. But aside from the singing (though the singing is so good!) this is a story of unexpected friendships and life-changing love.
Your hands brush while reaching for the same avocado at Whole Foods and it's love at first sight. You lock eyes at an art gallery and elope that day. You spill coffee on him on your way to work, he finds your klutziness impossibly charming, and you live happily ever after.
In a recent interview, Justin Bieber talked about being offered the role of Christian Grey for the upcoming film adaptation of the bestseller '50 Shades of Grey' and whether he would actually accept.
The four friends in this movie all have very different personalitites. They range from Type A to Type Who Brings Cocaine On a Plane In A Baby Powder Container.
We've got a raft of entertainment options that will have you begging for the return of sweater weather! From movies to books, TV to music, and more, check out our reasons to look forward to Fall.
Sexy stud and all-around heroic dude Ryan Gosling is gearing up to direct his first film, How To Catch A Monster. The project — which the heartthrob actor also wrote — will mark Gosling's first time working on the other side of the camera. Which is too bad, considering the lead role was recently filled by none other than the smokin' (and incredibly talented) Christina Hendricks!
Mr. LaBeouf has gone from childhood star to A-List actor to a newly independent film actor. According to USA Today, after his huge success with Transformers, LaBeouf is experiencing character-rich roles by immersing himself completely through method acting, trying out whatever his role requires.
There's a lot of sparkle at the Four Seasons Hotel, and for once, it has nothing to do with the crystal or the lighting. It's Jessica Biel, who redefines the idea of being a glowing bride. Her Oscar de la Renta dress is the color of shimmering gold and it's embellished with hundreds of sparking beads. Just a little frock for a Saturday morning interview.
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