Between young people
Today we celebrate a double birthday: on this day, with a difference of 13 minutes, actors James and Oliver Phelps were born. How is it – you don’t know who they are? You know, you know! It’s just that we are better known to them under the names of Fred and George Weasley, the hooligan twins from the Harry Potter series of films (by the way, they also played Gideon and Fabian Pruett, members of the first Order of the Phoenix). Let’s see what other movie twins we can remember.
Ksenia and Polina Kutepovs
The sisters do not have a small joint filmography, and they often go on the stage together, playing at the same time not at all relatives. How at the same time they are distinguished by the audience – I do not know! Continue reading
When we watch a movie, we are primarily interested in the plot and talent of the actors. But let’s be honest with ourselves: the attractive appearance of male characters is a nice bonus. Let’s remember the cutest male actors in Hollywood.
93 years ago, on November 13, 1921, the film Sheikh by George Melford was released. This picture made a superstar and a recognized sex symbol of actor Rudolf Valentino, who played a major role in it. He was one of the main handsome men of silent black and white cinema. But in his youth he was not accepted to military school because of his too slender physique. And today, his photographs do not seem so beautiful. But the magic of cinema did its job – the actor had a huge number of fans, and his early death led to real audience hysteria.
It is easy to trace how the tastes of the spectators changed throughout the 20th century. Sex symbol of the 50s can be called Elvis Presley. A handsome guy with a magnificent hairstyle admired fans in any way: both as a romantic singer with a guitar, and as an ordinary American army. The sex symbol of the 60s was Sean Conner in the guise of a secret agent, a strong man, far from tenderness and romance. By the way, later People magazine called him the sexiest man of the XX century. Continue reading
Already this Sunday in Los Angeles, the winners of the main cinema award will be announced. Some directors, screenwriters and actors will make fiery speeches and receive well-deserved figurines, while others will hide the bitterness of defeat. Let’s try to guess who this year will be the triumph of the Oscars.
Although the results of the award will be known only on Sunday, Oscar 2015 already has its own record holders. These are the films “Birdman” and “Hotel” Grand Budapest “, received nine nominations. However, it can still change, because it is important not the number of nominations, but the number of figurines received. Let’s see who they prophesy.
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