Films in 2021: February

February was another movie-filled month, though I didn’t watch quite as many movies as I did in January. Probably my biggest enjoyment this past month was watching more of Pedro Almodóvar’s films after TCM played several of them the previous month. So now I’m just one movie away from completing his filmography! Before this year,…

Olivia de Havilland’s Oscar-Nominated Performances

Today is a very special day for fans of the golden era of Hollywood as it’s Olivia de Havilland’s 100th birthday! What makes this centennial extra special for us fans is that she’s alive to celebrate it. She’s one of my all-time favorite actresses, and overall she’s a woman I admire a lot. I love so many…

Hit Me With Your Best Shot – Gregory Peck Centennial

Today in honor of Gregory Peck’s 100th birthday, I’m going to talk a bit about his two most well-known films, To Kill a Mockingbird and Roman Holiday. In doing so, I’m participating in the Hit Me With Your Best Shot series at The Film Experience for the first time! It’s a series I enjoy reading but…

Films in 2016: March

As I said in last month’s wrap-up post, I slowed my movie-watching a little for March, though not by too much. I finally saw some new releases this month as I took three trips to the theater, including one that’s bound to be one of my favorite films of 2016 by the end of the year. The…