the poor dancing girl she won't dance again

‘If I should die,’ said I to myself, ‘I have left no immortal work behind me - nothing to make my friends proud of my memory - but I have lov’d the principle of beauty in all things, and if I had had time I would have made myself remember’d.’ - John Keats

“Like so many Americans, she was trying to construct a life that made sense from things she found in gift shops.” - Kurt Vonnegut

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An in-depth look at my time at the TCM Classic Film Festival last weekend and why it was my best experience there yet.

YAM Magazine » Archive » A Personal Look at the TCM Classic Film Festival 2014

A.J.: Lucas, do you think it’s possible for a person to be in love with someone else and not even know it?
Lucas: In this life there are nothing but possibilities.

Movie Quote of the Day – Empire Records, 1995 (dir. Allan Moyle) | the diary of a film history fanatic

Hi Marya! Hope you're having a lovely day! I just want to ask where did you get your copy of Girlfriends? I've been looking for one for quite some time now. Hope you can share! Thank you!
oldfilmsflicker oldfilmsflicker Said:

You can get it from the Warner Archive Collection :D

Cap and Maleficent were having a conversation in NoHo yesterday

If you enjoyed Frances Ha, you’ll enjoy Claudia Weill’s Girlfriends

Oliver: WTF, Gary. WTF.
Gary King: What the fuck does WTF mean?
Peter Page: (emerging from stall) What the fuck?
Gary King: Ooohh yeah!

Movie Quote of the Day – The World’s End, 2013 (dir. Edgar Wright) | the diary of a film history fanatic

Happy 40th Birthday Edgar Wright!

I spoke with Merrie Spaeth, who was 14 years old when she starred opposite Peter Sellers in The World of Henry Orient and Lynn Stalmaster, who received the first-ever single card “Casting by” credit in the main titles of a film for The Thomas Crown Affair, at the TCMFF last Thursday

YAM Magazine » Archive » TCM Classic Film Festival 2014: Red Carpet Briefings