William Claxton

This beautiful photo of actor Steve McQueen driving a Jaguar was taken in 1963 by photographer William Claxton, who won a place in the history of photography by immortalizing great jazz musicians of the 50s, such as Stan Getz, Duke Ellington and Chet Baker. Author of numerous album covers, Claxton said that photography was as […]

Those legs are made for walking!

  Tomorrow is my birthday and what to say about the date that should be very important to me?!?!?! I am almost 30 years old (29 to be exact) and do not own any of the things that my very traditional family believes that I should have at this age and by that I mean, stability, […]

Elizabeth Taylor

“There is no questioning the monumental impact that Elizabeth Taylor has had on film and on pop culture, but today I find myself celebrating the life of a woman who used her unparalleled fame to combat HIV/AIDS at a time when those suffering from the disease were being ignored because of the stigma attached, which […]

Roman Polanski – God of Carnage

While Polanski’s personal life has suffered more than the occasional knock in recent years, his professional reputation is obviously untarnished. Kate Winslet and Jodie Foster are playing a role of two mothers in the new Roman Polanski’s film, “God Of Carnage”. Oscar winner Christoph Waltz and Matt Dillon will play their husbands in the big-screen adaptation of Yasmina […]

Dead End

William Wyler, Humphrey Bogart, & Claire Trevor on the set of Dead End (1937, dir. William Wyler) “What we remember is the gangster, the man who in a sentimental moment returns to the old home. He wants to see his mother and his girl: sentiment is mixed with pride -he’s travelled places; he shows his shirtsleeve […]

The Untouchables

The Untouchables (TV Series 1959–1963) Special Agent Eliot Ness and his elite team of incorruptable agents battle organized crime in 1930s Chicago. Stars: Robert Stack, Walter Winchell and Nicholas Georgiade.

The Thomas Crown Affair

  (Faye Dunaway – she doesn’t look like Kate Moss?!) Thomas Crown, a millionaire businessman, pulls off a perfect crime by robbing a bank and dumping the money in a cemetery’s trash can. Crown retrieves the money later and deposits it at a bank in Geneva. Vicki Anderson, an independent insurance investigator, is contracted to […]

Cinema

  Cinema is an old whore, like circus and variety, who knows how to give many kinds of pleasure. Besides, you can’t teach old fleas new dogs. – Federico Fellini