Before You Shop Online, Watch My Top 12 Holiday Scams to the Tune of "The Twelve Days of Christmas"
Robert Siciliano, McAfee Online Security Expert, shared the Top 12 Holiday Scams! And so I sang it with the Rancho Mirage High School Choir! Just in time for the holidays! Take a look!
ON THE TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS SCAMMERS GAVE TO US…
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What Movie Should You See This Thanksgiving Weekend?
This Thanksgiving weekend, let me direct your attention to “The Theory of Everything.” It’s awards season after all, so if I were you, I’ll skip both “Horrible Bosses 2” and “Penguins of Madagascar” for this delightful treat! A tour de force performance by Eddie Redmayne as Stephen Haw
Visionary: Richard Linklater to Receive Big Palm Springs International Film Festival Award
Richard Linklater is a visionary! His "Boyhood" is easily my favorite movie of 2014 for its creativity and heartfelt storytelling. It's very appropriate that the auteur us receiving the Sonny Bono Visionary Award at the upcoming Palm Springs International Film Festival.
"Birdman" Tops Independent Spirit Awards Nominations
Alejandro G. Iñárritu's "Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)" received the most nods from the Independent Spirit Awards! Nominations were announced today, and "Birdman" got 6 noms including Best Feature, Director, Editing, Male Lead (Michael Keaton),
The Park is Now Open! Watch "Jurassic World" Trailer Now!
I've been a longtime fan of the "Jurassic Park" franchise. From the books by Michael Crichton to the first movie by Steven Spielberg (yes, not much of a big fan of the last films, even "The Lost World"), I was looking forward to seeing what director Colin Trevor
Beetee aka Jeffrey Wright Talks About "Mockingjay Part 1," Philip Seymour Hoffman
Jeffrey Wright returns to the role of Beetee for “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1.” See my in-depth interview with the actor that I admire since “Basquiat!” Wright talks about his role, the political subtexts of the movie, and his good friend, Philip Seymour Hoffman (Plutarch Heave
"Gone Girl's" Rosamund Pike To Receive Major Palm Springs Film Fest Award!
Rosamund Pike nearly stole the show in David Fincher's "Gone Girl" but he stole the hearts of the Palm Springs International Film Festival's committee members. The actress is getting the Breakthrough Performance Award! Last year, "12 Years A Slave's"
The Rebellion Begins -- Watch My "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1" Movie Review
“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1” is upon us but is it worth your time and money? And more importantly, will this leave you wanting for more? Based on the popular novels by Suzanne Collins, the third chapter shows the beginning of the rebellion. The seeds planted by Katniss (Jenni
Boggs AKA Mahershala Ali Talks About “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1," Jennifer Lawrence, and Gave Me the Three-Finger Salute!
Mahershala Ali is having a wonderful year! He’s in “Game of Cards” and now, he’s in one of the most successful franchises that truly delivers, movie after movie after movie.
I spoke with Ali via satellite to talk about “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1,” and he was a hoot!
Oscar-Winning Director Mike Nichols Passed Away At 83
Mike Nichols, the brilliant director of great films such as "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf," "The Graduate," "The Working Girl," "The Birdcage" and many more has passed away. He was 83.
Married to ABC News Anchor Diane Sawyer for
J.K. Simmons Receives Big Honor from Palm Springs International Film Festival
He has been Spidey's boss, a mean prisoner in "Oz," Juno's daddy, and lately, Farmer's Insurance spokesperson, but now, J.K. Simmons is going to be a Palm Springs International Film Festival awardee.
The actor is currently making waves for his brillia
"Dumb and Dumber To" Movie Review
Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels team up once again for “Dumb and Dumber To.” I didn’t like the original but through the years, I grew fond of it. So is the sequel more of the same? Take a look at my movie review of “Dumb and Dumber To.”
Julianne Moore Becomes Oscar Frontrunner!
The whole year, I have been looking for THE Oscar season frontrunner for Best Actress. I was hoping Shailene Woodley from "The Fault in Our Stars" would squeak in, but now, the lovely, talented, and ultra-sweet Julianne Moore is the one to beat!
Her double whammy pe
My Fun Interview with Eddie Redmayne for “The Theory of Everything”
Eddie Redmayne and I go way back! HA! As far back as, oh, “Les Miserables” where the actor starred as Marcus. When I sat down with him for the press junket for “The Theory of Everything,” he remembered me, although I was blonde during the “Les Mis” interview. But needless to say, I c
Felicity Jones Talks About “The Theory of Everything”
Felicity Jones matches Eddie Redmayne emotion-by-emotion in the new movie “The Theory of Everything.” She stars as Jane Hawking, the college sweetheart of Redmayne’s Stephen Hawking, who professes her love for the brilliant man.
Jones was extraordinary in the movie, and she
Eddie Redmayne Gets Big Palm Springs International Film Festival Award
I am sooo proud of our Palm Springs International Film Festival and equally happy that it's happening right in our own backyard! Just this morning, we heard that Eddie Redmayne, who is sweet and fabulous and a great actor to boot, is getting the Desert Palm Achievement Award for th
Movie Reviews: "Interstellar" and "Big Hero 6"
Two big films for you, we have “Interstellar” for sci-fi fans and “Big Hero 6” for the entire family. Which one is my pick of the week? Take a look!
Official “Interstellar” Synopsis:
With our time on Earth coming to an end, a team of explorers undertak
And the Title of "Star Wars: Episode VII" is...
The Force Awakens! Apparently, the Force has been sleeping through the last "Star Wars" movies!
And predictably, it didn't make everyone happy when it was revealed on the film's Twitter and Facebook accounts.
Some sample snarkiness:
Peter Jackson Shares New Trailer for "The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies"
Peter Jackson shared the new trailer of "The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies" on his Facebook page and said:
We previewed this for our lucky Fan Fellowship winners on Monday, but now it’s your turn! Enjoy the new trailer for “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armi
New "Into the Woods" Trailer Comes Out But Sorry, I'm Not Impressed!
The new trailer for "Into the Woods" came out today but somehow, I wasn't thrilled! Look, I'm a die-hard showtunes queen LOL, I celebrated "Chicago," "Mamma Mia," "Les Miserables!" But I wasn't feeling it with the new trailer for &
What Are the Animated Films Submitted for Oscar Race?
Twenty animated films have been submitted for consideration in the Animated Feature Film category for the 87th Academy Awards. So which of these twenty movies do you think will get Oscar glory, at least, a nomination?
“Big Hero 6”
“The Book of Life”
- Before You Shop Online, Watch My Top 12 Holiday Scams to the Tune of "The Twelve Days of Christmas"