GUEST POST: Silver Screenings talks Auntie Mame!

The following is an excerpt from a great book-to-film analysis of one of my favorite films, Auntie Mame, by the lovely Silver Screenings – our latest participant in TMP’s Adaptation Month extravaganza: “This movie is loads of fun because Russell seems almost giddy with such a juicy role. When she first meets her long-lost nephew, … More GUEST POST: Silver Screenings talks Auntie Mame!

Lindsey’s Lists: Characters with enviable wardrobes (Part II)

Part I covered Rose Dewitt Bukater, Ellen Arden, Vivian Rutledge and Frances Stevens. In this installment we’ll again be looking at one modern character and three classics. Keep an eye out for Part III and Part IV, coming soon! Young Sandra Bloom – Big Fish (2003) Designed by: Colleen Atwood Big Fish is in general … More Lindsey’s Lists: Characters with enviable wardrobes (Part II)

Auntie Mame (1958)

Auntie Mame (1958): 5/5! I’ll cut right to the chase here: this film is AMAZING. I would go as far as to say that it’s one of the funniest films I’ve seen in my lifetime. Rosalind Russell stars as the ultra-eccentric Auntie Mame, who takes in her nephew Patrick and teaches him to “live, live, … More Auntie Mame (1958)