Binding with Briars My Joys & Desires: A garden of bourgeois pseudo-intellectual musings. A blog of intelligent beauty. By: An annoyingly curious graduate student in the humanities. "And the gates of this Chapel were shut, And ‘Thou shalt not’ writ...
George Harrison: Living in the Material World, a new two-part documentary by Martin Scorsese, hopes to do for Harrison what the director did for another musical icon in his engrossing 2005 No Direction Home: Bob Dylan.
Judianna Makovsky, The Hunger Game’s costume designer, is accustomed to dressing characters that come with fanantic expectations; in addition to realizing the wardrobe for over twenty-five films, including Great Expectations, Pleasantville, The Legend o
It’s hard to know quite what to make of a movie like The Help. Adapted from Kathryn Stockett’s best-seller, this domestic epic makes countless annoying mistakes, yet evokes a reality so charged with profound historical emotion that it winds up being d