Archive for July, 2008

Elizabeth Taylor on Life Support

For the umpteenth time in her life, 76-year-old Elizabeth Taylor has escaped death. She was put … Read more »

Olympics Opening: Here’s a Preview

According to the London Times, “The already tense relations between China’s Olympic authorities and the international … Read more »

Carla Bruni Thinks She’s Jackie

In the new issue of Vanity Fair, French first lady Carla Bruni says she welcomes being … Read more »

Hadrian’s Movie Wall Coming Down

One of my favorite books (one of many people’s favorite books) is Marguerite Yourcenar’s “Memoirs of … Read more »

Heath Closing In On Leonardo?

In terms of box office, can “The Dark Knight” surpass “Titanic”? Here’s one theory: “‘It can … Read more »

Fiennes To Play Henry Higgins?

It was reported this past week that Emma Thompson has been tapped to write the screenplay … Read more »

“Sweeney”: Too Much of a Scream

The police arrived at a Liverpool, England production of “Sweeney Todd” on Wednesday after an actress’s … Read more »