Remaking the Classics: The Bachelor (1999)

In 1925, Buster Keaton released Seven Chances — a film based on the play of the same name. Just over 70 years later, in 1999, a remake of Keaton’s brilliant marital comedy was released. The Bachelor takes the tale of a man who must marry within 24 hours to secure an inheritance and updates it to the modern day. Jimmie Shannon (Chris O’Donnell) has gone … Continue reading Remaking the Classics: The Bachelor (1999)

Classic films to watch if you’re sad The Bachelor has ended

Last night, Bachelor Nation mourned the end of another season by remaining glued to the couch for three hours to watch Ben Higgins make his final lady-friend choice, and then awkwardly talk to his newly-minted ex (the runner-up) on the “After the Final Rose” special. I confess, I’m a total Bachelor/Bachelorette/Bachelor Pad (R.I.P.)/Bachelor in Paradise addict. Sure, there are better ways I could spend my … Continue reading Classic films to watch if you’re sad The Bachelor has ended