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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A video review of Claudia Myers’s Fort Bliss starring Michelle Monaghan

Emma: If I can’t talk to you, then what is the point of you? Of us?

Movie Quote of the Day – One Day, 2011 (dir. Lone Scherfig) | the diary of a film history fanatic

Tammy: There’s been a change of plan.
Ray McDeere: I didn’t know there was a plan.
Tammy: Good, ’cause it’s been changed.

Movie Quote of the Day – The Firm, 1993 (dir. Sydney Pollack) | the diary of a film history fanatic

This week for Female Filmmaker Friday, I’m taking a look at the 2006 romantic comedy Something New starring Sanaa Lathan and Simon Baker.