Flickgrrl Archive: January, 2010

Women of a Certain Age

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Here are some numbers. Can you guess what they represent? 64, 60, 45, 42 and 36. They are the ages of the most-nominated actresses of this... Read more

That Fabulous (Jeff) Bridges Boy

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In October Jeff Bridges fans (and who is not?) were stoked. Looked like Hollywood's most reliable character (and character actor) would nab... Read more

Extraordinary Measures and Health Care

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Extraordinary Measures, the true-life medical thriller out in theaters today, focuses on a heroic father seeking treatment for a fatal neurological... Read more

Philly (Again) Named Moviemaking Hot Spot

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In its annual survey of the best places to make films in the United States, Moviemaker Magazine once again ranked Philadelphia among the... Read more

Speech, Speech!: Great Movie Speeches

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While fishing on the internet for other great movie speeches, I found that AmericanRhetoric.com -- on its blogroll below "Plato on Rhetoric"... Read more

When Privates Go Public

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Every starlet (and strumpet) knows that the quickest way of getting attention is by making her privates public. But that attention tends to... Read more

Should Motion-Capture Actors Get Oscar Consideration?

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I think Zoe Saldana should get supporting-actress consideration for her athletic and achingly emotional performance as Neytiri in Avatar. My... Read more

Lee Daniels Scores Historic Nomination

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Precious director Lee Daniels made history yesterday, becoming the first African-American filmmaker to receive a Directors Guild of America... Read more