+ STYLE IDOL+ A River Phoenix Runs Through It . . .

Wicked and wild. Gorgeous and full of life. You can see sometimes in the eyes of this strange boy; a burning fire that piercing your soul. Even past the screen, beneath the surface of every photograph of him, there is a brilliant mystery still waiting to be discovered and the very depth of the man…Read more + STYLE IDOL+ A River Phoenix Runs Through It . . .

MALEFICENT, MALEFICENT, MALEFICENT!!!

Maleficent has always been a character that has captured our imagination. Since childhood, the prima donna of Disney villains seemed to strike a creepy chord in a way that no other cartoon evil could. It could have been her sultry voice provided by the insatiably listenable Eleanor Audley (check her out in all her non-animated…Read more MALEFICENT, MALEFICENT, MALEFICENT!!!

A Peak at Wong Kar Wai’s “The Grandmaster” . . .

some people make films to provide answers, but the way I make films is posing questions . . . -Wong Kar Wai {VICE} Costumes to die for. Cinematography to boot. These are some of things I've been hearing about Wong Kar Wai's latest film, "The Grandmaster" which is supposed to be some sort of epic…Read more A Peak at Wong Kar Wai’s “The Grandmaster” . . .

Don Draper Goes Medieval! Is Mad Men Don Draper’s “Inferno”?

Midway upon the journey of our life I found myself within a forest dark, For the straightforward pathway had been lost. . . Those were the first words we hear Don Draper speak in the season 6 premier of AMC's hit show, "Mad Men" which aired last night. Dante Alighieri’s legendary Medieval poem is not one's…Read more Don Draper Goes Medieval! Is Mad Men Don Draper’s “Inferno”?

God is in the Details: Revealing the Early Renaissance @AGOToronto

Revealing the Early Renaissance: Stories and Secrets in Florentine Art (March 16 - June 16, 2013) ART GALLERY OF ONTARIO (317 Dundas Street West) $25 adult admission (includes admission to the rest of the gallery) When thinking of the Renaissance, one might automatically conjure up images of Da Vinci, his Vetruvian man, and Michelangelo's Sistine…Read more God is in the Details: Revealing the Early Renaissance @AGOToronto