Music Break: Pride & Prejudice + fave scores from Dario Marianelli

I don't normally do a Music Break post on the weekends but I've been listening to the 2005 Pride & Prejudice score lately so I figure it's as good a time as any. A little bit about the composer... Dario Marianelli was born on June 21, 1963 in Pisa, Tuscany, Italy. He studied piano from the …

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August Movie Watching Recap & Movie of the Month

Well, that was that, Summer is unofficially over. Yes I know the weather is still going to be pretty warm for most of us, even those in the Northern hemisphere, but once we enter the 'ber' month, you could say that Fall is in the air. To be honest with you, I'm ok with that. …

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The week that was… [slowly] back blogging again

Hello everyone! Remember me? 😉 I've been back since very late Friday but after 30+ hour trip, I was still pretty exhausted that I didn't have any energy to blog right away. Hope everyone's doing well whilst I was off the blogosphere, well I was practically off-line entirely as I barely got time to even …

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Valentine Special: Spotlight on 14 Favorite Movie Couples

Ahhh... it's Valentine's Day. Yes it's perhaps a commercial birthday where flower and candy shops get to guilt people to get something nice for their significant other. I actually told my hubby not to get me flowers this year and instead we'd get something nice for BOTH of us to enjoy. It is after all, …

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Wet Blogathon: Jane Austen’s Beautiful Rain Scenes

Andrew at EncoreEntertainment is conducting yet another movie meme blog-a-thon and the topic is an irresistible one: Great rain scenes! I love rain scenes... not only are they usually beguiling and beautiful, rain undeniably adds drama/romance/terror/suspense to any given scene, depending on how the director frames the scene. One thing for sure, as Andrew said, …

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