The Ten Best Romantic Moments In Film History

The Ten Best Romantic Moments In Film History Another lost-but-recovered post! - t. [First appeared as a post in May 2009 on this site] I joined a new romantic sub-genre email group last week, and got a  strange silence when I happened to mention that I thought one of the  most electrifying romantic moments in

2019-07-12T18:12:00-06:00Monday, July 15, 2019|Categories: Fun Stuff|Tags: , |

GONE WITH THE WIND is 82 Today

  I ran this post eight years ago, in 2011. How time flies! As rumours seem to continue about a possible remake of the movie (starring Hugh Jackman is Rhett Butler, Yum!!), the interest in Gone With The Wind continues. --t. Gone With The Wind, a romance movie staple, is 74 years old today.  How long since

2018-07-29T13:48:47-06:00Monday, July 30, 2018|Categories: Fun Stuff, Historical Romance|Tags: , , , |

The GOOD Things About 2016

I thought the passing of Carrie Fisher was really the topper of the year, but no -- her mother, Debbie Reynolds, passed the very next day. Well before Carrie Fisher's death, people were already saying what a horrible year 2016 had been for unexpected deaths of celebrities, unexpected political outcomes, depressed sales, and much more.  My

2016-12-29T16:41:38-06:00Friday, December 30, 2016|Categories: Reading, Science Fiction, Writing|Tags: , , , , |

GONE WITH THE WIND Premiers…76 years ago

The movie Gone With The Wind premiered today, in 1939. How long since you watched it and sighed over the dresses and Scarlett's pertness? Actually, I love the movie for the dresses and I love reading the book for the sheer detail and fascination of watching Rhett Butler dash himself to pieces over Scarlett's self-centered

2015-12-15T08:49:06-06:00Tuesday, December 15, 2015|Categories: Fun Stuff, Historical Romance|Tags: , , , |

King Kong Debuted 81 Years Ago Today

King Kong has been named by many film critics as one of the most iconic films to ever emerge from Hollywood. It has certainly produced its share of cliches, as well as a rash of remakes, including one in 1976 and the excellent Peter Jackson version in 2003. In the 1933 original, the plot isn't

Erotic Romance on TV and Film – It’s a Trade Off

Drama on TV has become edgier and more absorbing by the minute these days.  They're pushing the envelope every year in terms of storylines, and once you move beyond the big four Mom & Pop networks, anything goes in terms of content. That's not to say it's gratuitous, but production companies use the lack of

GONE WITH THE WIND is 74 Today

Gone With The Wind, a romance movie staple, is 74 years old today.  How long since you watched it and sighed over the dresses and Scarlett's pertness? Actually, I love the movie for the dresses and I love reading the book for the sheer detail and fascination of watching Rhett Butler dash himself to pieces

2011-06-30T07:01:18-06:00Thursday, June 30, 2011|Categories: Fun Stuff, Historical Romance|Tags: , , , |