Centerville girl takes center stage

Daredevil Evel Knievel knows what it’s like to enjoy the limelight. So did former writer and actress Mary MacLane. Writer Myron Brinig won, as did model Julian Eltinge. They are on a list of Butte men and women who have made names for themselves in the entertainment industry, and each has enjoyed more than 15 … Read more

Review: Anna Karenina: The Rehearsal of Tolstoy’s Masterpiece

Keira Knightley in Anna Karenina. As many as his maker, Anna Karenina a great holy book. It’s a great fantasy novel; a great social tourism; a philosophical treatise on moral relativism and the limits of reason. But it is rambling and repetitive and raw, although the weakness of the construction doubles as a great strength … Read more

BAFTA will welcome his new venture A Life in Pictures with award-winning screenwriter, director and producer Baz Luhrmann.

BAFTA has announced that writer, director and producer Baz Luhrmann will explore his long and remarkable film career at the ‘BAFTA: A Life in Pictures’ event on Friday 30 September, at 195 Piccadilly in London . ‘BAFTA: A Life in Pictures’ is a series of on-stage interviews where some of the world’s leading film and … Read more

Emma Corrin to Kristen Stewart: The many photos of Diana, Princess of Wales

The details of Diana, Princess of Wales’s life in the limelight have long created a fascinating story, leading to various images of the late princess. From Emma Corrin to Kristen Stewart, here’s a look at some of the actresses who took on the role. – Emma Corrin in The Crown In the popular Netflix series … Read more

Mia Wasikowska plays Madame Bovary in a wonderful story

C+ Madame Bovary Throw it away Mia Wasikowska, Rhys Ifans, Ezra Miller, Paul Giamatti Emma Bovary, the protagonist of Gustave Flaubert’s 1856 novel Madame Bovary, ranks among the most terrifying complex images in ancient literature. On the surface, he can be uncontroversial: a tool of pure thought, self-esteem and responsibility, like the Kardashian at the … Read more

Anna Karenina: Read the Book, Watch the Movie

Tolstoy’s epic story delights the humanity of its characters. Alas, that character was lost in screen translation. For the holidays, buy something you love Tolstoy’s novel, Anna Karenina. Don’t settle for silver and bronze – or modern day dirt – when you can give up pure gold. Don’t go to Anna Kareninacurrent movie, hoping you … Read more

Madame Bovary: Fakeness as a Literary Account in Film Doesn’t Work

Mia Waskikowska plays Emma in Sophie Barthes’ version of Madame Bovary; like many works, it fails to capture the nuance of Faubert’s story. The filmmakers tried to capture it Madame Bovary on the screen since movies learned to talk. But even as film technology has improved, it has become increasingly difficult to provide a good … Read more