Category Archives: Hollywood

Book: The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

The Glass Castle by Jeannette WallsMy rating: 4 of 5 stars This is a powerful memoir about growing up poor in the Walls household – with eccentric non-conformist parents who had no interest in feeding their children. The Walls siblings … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Godzilla (2014)

Are you planning to watch “Godzilla” this weekend? Don’t. For a giant reptile used to crunching his way through skyscrapers, Godzilla gets precious little screen time in this 2014 reboot of the film franchise. And he’s fat — looking more … Continue reading

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Movie Review: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

I am not really a fan of superhero franchises (especially reboots) so I went to watch the “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” with few expectations. Turns out the film’s not so bad. Yes, you have Spider-Man; the girl Spidey loves; and … Continue reading

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Bigham wins big on the Lot

Will Bigham is the last man left standing in the On the Lot reality show for filmmakers – winning a million dollar picture deal with Steven Spielberg’s Dreamworks Pictures. The 31-year-old American had been my favourite on the weekly show … Continue reading

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Bigham wins big on the Lot

Will Bigham is the last man left standing in the On the Lot reality show for filmmakers – winning a million dollar picture deal with Steven Spielberg’s Dreamworks Pictures. The 31-year-old American had been my favourite on the weekly show … Continue reading

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Glamour girls scramble for piece of India

Did anyone notice that a bevy of international beauties made a beeline for India in recent months. Scarlett Johansson visited slums and schools in Delhi as part of an Oxfam project. Ashley Judd was here espousing women’s rights and the … Continue reading

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Glamour girls scramble for piece of India

Did anyone notice that a bevy of international beauties made a beeline for India in recent months. Scarlett Johansson visited slums and schools in Delhi as part of an Oxfam project. Ashley Judd was here espousing women’s rights and the … Continue reading

Posted in Angelina Jolie, Ashley Judd, Elizabeth Hurley, Hollywood, india, Kate Winslet, Scarlett Johansson, Shakira, visit | 2 Comments