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,…

Nikki Haley’s New Job ( And it’s Not the Presidency)

After stepping down as the United States’s ambassador to the United Nations, there has been much speculation as to what Nikki Haley’s next job will be. For the most part, the former governor of South Carolina has been mum about the whole affair. However, after a lengthy two-hour meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump, Nikki…

Vilgot Sjoman: Sweden’s Forgotten Film Genius?

Ingmar Bergman casts a large shadow in his native Sweden even today. Whenever you talk about Swedish, it’s not too long before his name is brought up, even 11 years after his death. The Swedish film¬† industry has had a long and creative history. It has produced many talented and brilliant film auteurs, Ingmar Bergman…

Sex Symbol of 1990s – Mimi Rogers – The Naughty Version

Once Mrs. Tom Cruise, then a star of some lesser indie films, onto star of a made for cable film and then again indie films and being a critics’ darling again. Mimi Rogers was a struggling actress, looking for a way to catch a break. Minor roles came her way on cable shows and lackluster…

Sex Symbol of the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s and Beyond: Helen Mirren

+ What can one say about Helen Mirren that has already not been said? Among the most desired females in history,¬† maybe? Mirren is a seductress that continues to charm audiences world wide. She radiates a smoldering very earthy sexiness behind that proper, and very gorgeous facade. She is a modern day Nell Gwynn. Flying…