Despite the buzz around the usual suspects—Mad Men and Breaking Bad—last night’s Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live seemed to be coming up ladies. Even though the show was hosted by Neil Patrick Harris—who seems to be taking on one too many hosting duties—Amy Poehler and Tina Fey started the night out on a good … Continue reading Who Run the Emmys? Women.
After seeing commercials for Dads and We Are Men, it didn’t seem there was much hope for this fall television season, but there are a few shows out there which feature female leads or strong female co-stars. On Monday, Fox series Sleepy Hollow premiered with 10 million viewers, its most highest rated fall opener in … Continue reading Women in Fall Television: Shows to Watch
It has been mentioned elsewhere on this blog that All the President’s Men is one of my favorite films as well as one of my formative film watching experiences. Not only is my love for journalism wrapped up in that film, but my penchant for films based on true stories. Always a popular concept in … Continue reading True Fiction: Fact-based films enter Oscar race