On The Books: James Frey inks new book-movie deal

January 14, 2014 § Leave a comment

Originally posted on Shelf Life:

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James Frey is the latest author to score a book-movie deal thanks to his new novel, Endgame. The screen deal reportedly falls somewhere in the realm of $2 million to $2.5 million, with Frey controlling the screenplay.

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Golden Globes 2014: Rate Tina Fey and Amy Poehler’s Opening Monologue!

January 13, 2014 § Leave a comment


To quote the esteemed Mr. William Shatner: “Can’t Tina and Amy just host everything?”

Originally posted on TVLine:

Tina Fey Amy Poehler Opening Monologue“They’re so good at it, it’s weird.” So said nominee Melissa McCarthy on the red carpet tonight, when asked about 2014 Golden Globes hosts Amy Poehler and Tina Fey — emceeing Hollywood’s most unpredictable (or at least its most inebriated) kudosfest for the second year running.

Of course, given the funny ladies’ absolutely killer reviews for their 2013 gig, the question loomed: Was there any risk of a sophomore slump? Could the weight of great expectations sink Poehler and Fey’s seemingly unstoppable streak of hilarity? (Heck, the duo ruled the 2013 Emmys opener — and they weren’t even hosting!)

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The answer to those questions: OF COURSE THEY WERE AMAZING! Poehler and Fey proved as sharp and sly and current as expected — and maybe even funnier than their first go-’round — navigating the tricky task of poking…

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“I had a feeling…”

December 29, 2013 § Leave a comment

“I had a feeling that Pandora’s box contained the mysteries of woman’s sensuality, so different from a man’s and for which man’s language was so inadequate. The language of sex had yet to be invented. The language of the senses was yet to be explored.”
― Anaïs Nin, Delta of Venus

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