Most musicals feature music written for the occasion, but once in a while a musical comes along written around pre-existing songs. This is list is a dedication to some of the musicals that give new and surprising life to familiar songs or draw more obscure songs into the limelight and make new fans for old ..
Smash hit Juno (2007) instantly brought fame to two people: Young Ellen Page who portrayed the pregnant teen in the movie with sarcasm and wit and Brook Busey-Maurio who wrote the witty dialogue for the teen part. Off course, you may better know her under her pen name Diablo Cody. The real life Cinderella who ..
It is hard to think long about classic Hollywood without thinking of James Stewart. He was undoubtedly one of the major stars of his age and with his distinctive drawl and down-to-earth persona who excelled at playing American middle-class men struggling through a crisis. Many of his films harve become enduring cinematic classics. He rose ..
The American actor-turned-director Paul Feig had a good career on television i the 2000s with titles such as Arrested Development (2004-05), Nurse Jackie (2009-10), and The Office (2005-11), but broke through the glass ceiling as a film comedy director with the succesful Bridesmaids (2011). Since then Feig has directed one comedy after another with female leads, ..
When you think about the teen movies of the 1980s, it is hard not to think about Anthony Michael Hall simultaneously. The lovable geek who manage to portray the genre character without the typical stereotyping but instead gave is characters heart and humanity. He starred in three movies of the King of 1980s teen ..
They say it is an honour just to be nominated, but for a small group of films that saying has been taken a bit too far. They have received an impressive number of nominations only to watch one winner after another announced and have had to, at the end of the night, go home ..
When it comes to romantic movies, 1998 wasn’t half bad and has left us with some memorable movies to fall in love with again and again. Rom-com queens of the decade was primarily Meg Ryan, Sandra Bullock and Drew Barrymore, all of whom is represented here and all of whom has the charm needed ..
The daughter of legendary star Henry Fonda, Jane Fonda was almost destined to movie fame form the beginning. Appearing next to her father in the theater world already in 1958, Fonda made her scree debut with Tall Story in 1960 and shot to fame with a string of movies in the 1960s, where she ..
Christmas is family time, which is perhaps why so many Holiday movies are perfect for when the entire family wants to spend a couple of hours in front of a movie, the entire family can enjoy. That doesn’t mean there aren’t naughty Christmas movies too, even a Christmas Horror genre, but here we have ..
Named after the character Miranda from William Shakespeare’s play The Tempest, and born to actor Barry Otto who instilled in her an acting interest, this Australian has been investing in the world of acting from an early age. She has enjoyed a great career mix of independent films and bit studio productions since her since ..
He is known to a the World as Jamie Foxx, the stage name under which this actor, musician, and comedian has entertained audiences since the mid-1990s. In fact his name is Eric Marlon Bishop, and as such he was born in Terrell, Texas. His parents’ marriage failed when he was seven months old and he ..
Sometimes all the sentimentality and cheerfulness of Christmas can just be too much for you. Which is why, it is lucky someone has made several R-rated Christmas comedies, where your lust for inappropriate jokes and adult themes can be satisfied. We have gathered a list of five movies, that would definitely make in on ..