Author: Jamie Chandler

Meet the Costume Designer Behind Charlize Theron’s Hot Looks in Atomic Blonde

Atomic Blonde is a hot movie not just because it’s a box office success. Charlize Theron, the bad ass star of the film is dressed in gorgeous fashions throughout: Dior, Max Mara, John Galliano, Burberry, and more. Her look is one part ice queen, one part film noir fashionista, and three parts sex bomb. This look was created by Cindy Evans, the costume designer of the film who was behind the sumptuous fashions Ms. Theron wears and un-wears throughout! Ms. Evans was recently interviewed by Fashionista. Here are some excellent excerpts. On the look of the film: I looked...

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Police Crash Autistic Boy’s Birthday Party…To Help Him Celebrate It

Usually an eight year-old doesn’t want the cops crashing his birthday party. In the case of Daniel Nicastro of North Port, Florida however, this crashing was a dream come true. Daniel is an autistic and lively fellow whose last birthday was attended by nobody other than his parents after he invited all his friends. This year, after sending out many invitations not a single person RSVP’d. So his mother Carolyn decided to invite the local police force: The North Port Police department came to the rescue with a variety of cool gifts, party favors and most importantly, love.  ...

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Springing Into Action with Exercise? Have a Plan

Warmer weather often draws many people outside to start an exercise program, walking and running are great ways to integrate physical activity into your life, and along with  weight loss plans they can help you improve your health. The Mayo Clinic outlines five steps to help people improve their fitness, and they are a great foundation that people can build on as they work to reach their goals. How Fit Are You Today? You might have some idea, but by creating quantifiable benchmarks you can assess your progress moving forward. What is your pulse rate after you walk one mile? How many pushups...

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You’re the Best! A Look at the Top 10 High School Films of All Time

03/28/2016 by HANK EPTON Sometime in the 1980’s the film industry realized that high school films were a genre unto themselves. The unique combination of memorable characters, quotable lines, and relatable situations has helped these films carve out a special place in our collective pop culture consciousness. If you are old enough to remember the 1980’s as they evolved, your collection of one-liners has grown and grown as the years have passed. So here is a look at some of the high school films that have left an indelible impact on our lives— from the way we see people around us...

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‘My Cousin Vinny’ Educates and Delights Audiences 25 Years Later

From “yutes” to grits, “My Cousin Vinny” still has a special place among comedy fans and the legal community. Next year will be the 25th anniversary of “My Cousin Vinny.”  Not only is it known for its amazing performances by Joe Pesci, Ralph Macchio, and Marisa Tomei (who won an Oscar for her performance) but it is considered one of the best courtroom movies of all time.  In fact, the legal process is so well written and portrayed, legal experts from around the world still use it as an example for their students and clients. Mona Lisa Vito: What? Vinny Gambini:...

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