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Women As People in Film (Part II)

This is “Part II,” which is the sequel to “Part I.” Historical Point Speaking of actresses, why don’t I give you my Top 10. Katharine Hepburn, Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor, Bette Davis, Cate Blanchett, Meryl Streep, Emma Thompson, Myrna Loy, and Jodie Foster.  When we’re talking “all-time”, you’re … Continue reading

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Women As People in Film (Part I)

Premise The greatest evil in objectification of women in film is not sexual.  When we use the word objectification, really we mean dehumanization.  The woman isn’t even a human, she’s an automaton with well-placed fatty tissue.  In a way, that’s … Continue reading

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Paris When It Sizzles

I can’t imagine he has time enough to write. I like movies that satirize Hollywood (or movie-making, which I use interchangeably).  It’s like politics.  So many of the gruesome sores are apparent to us either through the press or their … Continue reading

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