One year, one film: 1949 – On the Town

One year, one film: 1949 The film: On the Town, dir. Stanley Donen and Gene Kelly starring Frank Sinatra, Betty Garrett, Gene Kelly, Vera-Ellen, Ann Miller, and Jules Munshin Rating: Recommended | Highly Recommended | MUST-SEE New York, New York, it’s a wonderful town — especially when you’re a sailor on leave with two of your best buds. Chip (Frank Sinatra), Gabey (Gene Kelly) and Ozzie (Jules … Continue reading One year, one film: 1949 – On the Town

FIFTEEN endlessly re-watchable classics, Part II of III

As much as I love discovering new films, there are many films that I consistently return to. They’re the warm, snuggle-y blanket hiding within the abyss of my many hours of move-watching each month. The following are five more of my fifteen of my favorites classics to re-watch. (This is not a definitive list of the most re-watchable classic films ever. Check out Part I, … Continue reading FIFTEEN endlessly re-watchable classics, Part II of III

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

Penelope Wilhern – Penelope (2006) Designed by: Jill Taylor Penelope may be a film focused on the importance of inner beauty, but wardrobe designer Jill Taylor did a great job of giving the title character, Penelope Wilhern, a fantastic sense of style in addition to her smarts and wit. Her wardrobe is very ladylike, sometimes bordering on whimsical. She has a beautiful collection of jewel-toned … Continue reading Lindsey’s Lists: Characters with enviable wardrobes (Part IV)