The Helen Mirren Files – ‘Age of Consent’

Age of Consent remains a fascinating film of contradictions. The 1969 film, based on the autobiography of the Austrailian painter Norman Lindsay, starred James Mason as painter Bradley Morahan. The Australian painter has lost his muse. On a sparsely inhabited island in the Great Barrier Reef, he finds in a beautiful young girl named Cora,…

LBJBR’s Actor Chronicles – Helen Mirren

Helen Mirren has had a long and varied acting career. She has played characters that range from Elizabeth II to a young girl living in the outback in Austrailia with her grandmother, who poses nude for a painter, who awakens her sexuality. She is one of the most versatile actresses in cinema history Born Helen…

The Song of Jennifer McReynolds (Update)

There is a girl. Every day, you may pass her by Not see her or just look the other way How tragic for you Not too see The reason for day and night She is the words The reason and inspiration She is the only babe The Committee and our deposed leader Thomas The Swan…

To The Point – The Editor’s Eye View

Yes, it has finally came to pass. The Monkey has taken the reins at LBJBR and things will start getting a slight bit more interesting. I encourage everyone to drop me a line and tell us how we are doing, how we can improve and if you know who put out that f&cking rumor that…