The Tastiest RomCom Trope

The Irresistible Appeal of Culinary Courtship in Film Possibly one of the most sickeningly cute and underrated movie tropes is when the protagonist or love interest cooks for the other -- this can be seen in a variety of genres, but all possess the same warm, fuzzy feeling. It's most special when the character cooks … Continue reading The Tastiest RomCom Trope

‘His Girl Friday’ and How They Created the World’s Greatest Fast-Talking RomCom

"Walter, you're wonderful in a loathsome sort of way" Full Article Here The unique and wonderful flavor of the 1940's comedy HIS GIRL FRIDAY can almost entirely be attributed to its fast-talking, colorful characters. The film's rapid, overlapping dialogue was a special focus of director Howard Hawks', becoming a tool used to elevate every aspect … Continue reading ‘His Girl Friday’ and How They Created the World’s Greatest Fast-Talking RomCom

A Celebration of Musical Moments in Non-Musical Films

Because who doesn't love a good impromptu song and dance number? As a fan of musicals, who is also a huge fan of movies (but I'm sure I've made that clear by now), there's nothing that warms my heart more than an unexpected musical number in a non-musical film. Whether this is simply one character … Continue reading A Celebration of Musical Moments in Non-Musical Films