Favorite things about… You’ve Got Mail (1998)

The favorite film: You’ve Got Mail, a 1998 romantic comedy from the great Nora Ephron The synopsis: Two feuding bookstore owners – one the head of a big-box chain store, the other an independent bookseller – unknowingly correspond with (and begin falling for) each other over e-mail. The cast: Meg Ryan as Kathleen Kelly Tom Hanks a Joe Fox Greg Kinnear as Frank Parker Posey … Continue reading Favorite things about… You’ve Got Mail (1998)

Period film: I.Q. (1994)

Catherine Boyd (Meg Ryan) is an intelligent, educated woman who wants nothing more than for her intelligent, educated boyfriend James Moreland (Stephen Fry) to finally marry and start a family with her. When Catherine and James run into car trouble one day, they’re assisted by an auto mechanic named Edward Walters (Tim Robbins), who falls in love with Catherine at first sight. Unfortunately for poor … Continue reading Period film: I.Q. (1994)