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Serious-Minded Political Thriller The Last Thing He Wanted Makes Its Audience Work Too Hard

The Last Thing He Wanted, Dee Rees’ adaptation of Joan Didion’s 1996 novel, is such an ambitious piece of work that it’s hard to know where to start with it: Anne Hathaway stars as Elena McMahon, a dogged reporter who, as the movie opens, is dodging bullets in 1982 El Salvador. She and a colleague (played by Rosie Perez) barely escape with their lives. But once she’s back at home in Washington, Elena wants nothing more than to get back to Central America and follow a story she’s only just b...
Tags: Movies, News, Ben Affleck, Uncategorized, Netflix, United States, Ronald Reagan, Anne Hathaway, Joan Didion, Rosie Perez, Richard, Central America, Elena, Hathaway, Dee Rees, Rees


My Brilliant Friend Season 2 Trailer: Growing Up Doesn’t Mean Letting Go

My Brilliant Friend Season 2 trailer: Growing up doesn’t mean letting go HBO has released the official trailer for the upcoming second season of Italian drama series My Brilliant Friend, which will be based on Elena Ferrante’s second novel in the Neapolitan book series titled The Story of a New Name. Featuring the return of Margherita Mazzucco and Gaia Girace as Elena and Lila, the series is set to return on Monday, March 16. Check out the video in the player below! RELATED: Run Teaser Pre...
Tags: Video, Hbo, TV, Movies, TV News, Naples, Elena Ferrante, Elena, Lila, Phoebe Waller Bridge, Ferrante, My Brilliant Friend, Elena Greco, Raffaella Cerullo, Lila Elena, Elisa Del Genio


Book Review: Solstice by Lorence Alison

Title: Solstice Author: Lorence Alison Genre: Horror YA Publisher: Imprint BooksPublication date: February 18 2020Hardcover: 288 pages A music fest goes wrong in this comic YA thriller as selfie-mad concert-goers wake up to realize their tropical island fantasy is a deadly nightmare.When Adri is offered an all-expenses-paid trip to the exclusive Solstice Festival, she throws caution, her prestigious summer internship, and her parents goodwill to the wind. She just wants to ...
Tags: Books, Horror, Book Reviews, Young Adult, Nancy Drew, Elena, Solstice, 6 Rated Books, Adri, Christopher Pike, Lorence Alison


Fragrance One, the Brand of Jeremy Fragrance, Announces Its Women's Line

Fragrance One, the brand founded by YouTuber Jeremy Fragrance, has announced the presale of the brand's women's line; a perfume duo by the names of Day and Night. The perfumes follow the brand's first two fragrances, Office For Men and Date For Men, which you can read more about in Elena's recent article.  In his announcement, Jeremy explains the two fragrances are made to be worn on the same da... Read full article: Fragrance One, the Brand of Jeremy Fragrance, Announces Its Women's Line from...
Tags: Fashion, Jeremy, Elena, YouTuber Jeremy Fragrance


All the new shows you can watch on Disney Plus — from 'The Mandalorian' to new Pixar shorts

Disney Plus has a ton of new shows based on big franchises like Star Wars, Marvel, and High School Musical.  The service also offers a lot of non-fiction shows and documentaries like "Encore!" featuring Kristen Bell, "The World According to Jeff Goldblum," and a program all about Disney Imagineering that hardcore Disney fans like myself will definitely enjoy. Yearly subscriptions to Disney Plus are $69.99/year ($5.83/month) and monthly plans are $6.99/month ($83.88/year). There's also a packag...
Tags: Minnesota, Office, New York City, Disney, Trends, Earth, New Jersey, John Goodman, Ms Marvel, Walt Disney Company, Espn, Lebron James, Khan, Kristen Bell, Owen Wilson, Pixar


Frisch getrennt? Mit diesen Büchern überstehst du den Valentinstag

Trennungen sind hart. Du weinst sehr viel, musst ständig an die Person denken, die dir das Herz gebrochen hat und fragst dich, warum gerade du so einen Schmerz verdient hast. Das alles zu überstehen und auch ohne ihn oder sie glücklich zu sein, scheint gerade am Anfang wie eine unlösbare Aufgabe. Doch darum geht es im Grunde nach einem Beziehungsaus: Eine neue Normalität zu schaffen und zu lernen, wer man ohne ihn oder sie eigentlich ist.Dieser Prozess braucht aber seine Zeit. Und wie könnte ma...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Roy, Renée Zellweger, Jack Kerouac, San Fransisco, Colin Firth, Nelson, Elena Ferrante, Nie, Elena, Bridget Jones, Lila, Roberson, Essen, Freundin


It’s Reese Witherspoon vs. Kerry Washington in New Little Fires Everywhere Teaser

BEGIN SLIDESHOW It’s Reese Witherspoon vs. Kerry Washington in new Little Fires Everywhere teaser During last night’s Academy Awards, Hulu has debuted a brand new teaser for their upcoming limited series adaptation of Little Fires Everywhere, highlighting the tension between Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington’ characters as they go against each other. The series will be available for streaming on March 18. Check out the video in the player below! RELATED: Sundance 2020: NEON &...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, Kerry Washington, Reese Witherspoon, New York Times, TV News, Hulu, Elena, Golden Globe, Richardson, Celeste Ng, ComingSoon, Lynn Shelton, Simpson Street, Steve Martin Martin


Mediaset Scores Milan Court Victory in Battle With Vivendi Over Pan-European Merger

A Milan judge on Monday gave Italian broadcaster Mediaset a significant but not definitive victory in its legal battle with French media conglomerate Vivendi by ruling that there are no legal grounds in Italy to a Vivendi motion to suspend Mediaset’s plan to form a pan-European media company based in Amsterdam. The ruling by judge Elena […]
Tags: Milan, News, Global, Italy, Amsterdam, Silvio Berlusconi, Vivendi, Elena, Mediaset, Vincent Bolloré, Italian Tv, Mediaset Scores Milan Court Victory


‘F9’ Trailer and Super Bowl Spot: ‘Fast and Furious’ Welcomes Director Justin Lin Back to the Family

The Fast and Furious franchise hit a couple of speed bumps over the past few years with The Fate of the Furious and the series’ first spin-off, Hobbs and Shaw, but this year, we’ll see the latest entry in the primary ongoing storyline, which is officially being referred to as The Fast Saga. That means no Dwayne Johnson or Jason Statham, but instead a renewed focus on Vin Diesel‘s Dominic Toretto and his eclectic group of racers-turned-international-spies. (God, I love these movies so much.) And...
Tags: Movies, Dwayne Johnson, Sequels, Miami, Hobbs, Brian, Movie Trailers, Justin-Lin, Johnson, Jason Statham, Chris Morgan, Ludacris, Elena, Nos, Shaw, Dominic Toretto


Fast & Furious 9 trailer: The only 4 minutes of the film you’ll need to watch (ars technica)

Vin Diesel returns as Dominic Toretto in Fast & Furious 9, directed by Justin Lin. Universal Pictures has dropped the first full trailer for Fast and Furious 9, the latest installment in its multi-billion-dollar franchise. It's nearly four full minutes of all the ridiculously over-the-top mayhem we've come to expect from Domininc Toretto (Vin Diesel) and his merry band of badass misfits. And no wonder: Director Justin Lin is back on board, who helmed 2006's Tokyo Drift and the next three instal...
Tags: News, Dwayne Johnson, Hobbs, Justin Lin, Johnson, Vin Diesel, Jennifer Ouellette, Tyrese Gibson, Elena, Shaw, Dominic Toretto, Dom, DSS, Tokyo Drift, James Wan, Roman Pearce


Rose N’Roses – Unfinished, Unconventional but Honest

I think Elena was spot on in her appraisal of the newest Miss Dior flanker Rose N’Roses in which she smelt “the roses, which you were able to at least imagine at first … completely gone, leaving some feeble, but angry geraniums, that suffered from tormenting others, until it was all muffled in musk … after about half an hour, the fragrance changes again, losing the excess of musk, and lea... Read full article: Rose N’Roses – Unfinished, Unconventional but Honest from Fragrantica Perfumes and ...
Tags: Fashion, Elena, Fragrantica Perfumes, Rose N'Roses


‘F9’ Trailer: ‘Fast and Furious’ Welcomes Director Justin Lin Back to the Family

The Fast and Furious franchise hit a couple of speed bumps over the past few years with The Fate of the Furious and the series’ first spin-off, Hobbs and Shaw, but this year, we’ll see the latest entry in the primary ongoing storyline, which is officially being referred to as The Fast Saga. That means no Dwayne Johnson or Jason Statham, but instead a renewed focus on Vin Diesel‘s Dominic Toretto and his eclectic group of racers-turned-international-spies. (God, I love these movies so much.) And...
Tags: Movies, Dwayne Johnson, Sequels, Miami, Hobbs, Brian, Movie Trailers, Justin-Lin, Johnson, Jason Statham, Chris Morgan, Ludacris, Elena, Nos, Shaw, Dominic Toretto


Exclusive: Yvette Nicole Brown on Community Revival & Rick and Morty!

Exclusive: Yvette Nicole Brown gives updates on Community revival and Rick & Morty! Yvette Nicole Brown has been the woman about town since her breakthrough mainstream role on the cult favorite NBC sitcom Community, landing various key roles in acclaimed hits such as The Mayor, Elena of Avalor and CBS’ Mom. Like the rest of her cast, she is definitely ready for a reunion with Community‘s creator Dan Harmon! While attending the premiere for Disney+’s upcoming family adventure Timmy Failure: M...
Tags: TV, Movies, Nbc, Disney, TV News, Community, Cbs, Joel Mchale, Timmy, Brown, Dan, Elena, Morty, Rick, Gillian Jacobs, Rick And Morty


Sanctioning? - Write to Elena First

"CIVL Administrator" writes: As not all National Aerolubs are properly connected, I want the organizers to contact me first to coach them through the process. Leaving them on their own now may end up with some applications not sanctioned. Discuss "Sanctioning? - Write to Elena First" at the Oz Report forum   link»
Tags: Elena, Elena First


The Supreme Court’s Collapsing Center on Religion

A case over vouchers threatens to breach the wall separating church and state.
Tags: News, Montana, United States, Vouchers, Tax credits, Discrimination, Tuition, Freedom Of Religion, Elena, Institute for Justice, Kagan, Kavanaugh, Roman Catholic Church, Gorsuch, Education (K-12, Supreme Court (US


A Proposal to Offset Prosecutors’ Power: The ‘Defender General’

If criminal defendants are to face a level playing field at the Supreme Court, a new article says, fundamental change is needed.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Legal Profession, Elena, Sonia, Sotomayor, Kagan, Supreme Court (US, Suits and Litigation (Civil


Trailer for Dee Rees' 'The Last Thing He Wanted' with Anne Hathaway

"In a perfect world, we make perfect choices. In the real world, we make real choices." Netflix has debuted an official trailer for the highly anticipated film by acclaimed filmmaker Dee Rees, director of Mudbound and Pariah previously. This is premiering at the Sundance Film Festival before being released by Netflix. The Last Thing He Wanted is an adaptation of Joan Didion's novel about an intrepid journalist named Elena McMahon. Anne Hathaway stars as Elena, a veteran Washington D.C. journ...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Washington, Netflix, Anne Hathaway, Joan Didion, Elena, Indies, Dee Rees, To Watch, Mudbound, Elena McMahon Anne Hathaway


‘The Last Thing He Wanted’ Trailer: Anne Hathaway Is a Journalist Caught Up in the Iran-Contra Scandal

The 2020 Sundance Film Festival kicks off today, and one of our most anticipated movies playing up in the mountains of Park City, Utah is the latest directorial effort from Mudbound and Pariah director Dee Rees. The Last Thing He Wanted, based on Joan Dideon’s novel of the same name, finds Anne Hathaway as journalist Elena McMahon, who ends up caught in the middle of the Iran-Contra scandal. The affair saw weapons being sold to the Khomeini government of the Islamic Republic of Iran in order to...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Drama, Ben-Affleck, War, Netflix, Adaptation, Anne-Hathaway, Movie Trailers, Nicaragua, Rosie Perez, Central America, Kathryn Bigelow, Elena, Park City Utah, Islamic Republic of Iran


Comment on chocolate pavlova by Elena

Made this tonight on a whim! Delicious and easy. How far can you cut back on the sugar before affecting the texture?
Tags: Food, Elena


Little Fires Everywhere Teaser Starring Kerry Washington, Reese Witherspoon

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Little Fires Everywhere teaser starring Kerry Washington, Reese Witherspoon Hulu has released a new Little Fires Everywhere teaser for their upcoming limited series adaptation starring Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington. The drama will launch on March 18, and you can check out the teaser now in the player below! RELATED: Steve Martin & Martin Short True Crime Spoof Ordered at Hulu Based on Celeste Ng’s New York Times bestseller of the same name, Little Fires Everywhere...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, Kerry Washington, Reese Witherspoon, New York Times, TV News, Hulu, Elena, Golden Globe, Richardson, Celeste Ng, ComingSoon, Kerry Washington Reese Witherspoon, Lynn Shelton, Simpson Street


Russian Oligarch Asks $36.5 Million for Opulent Beverly Hills Estate

An imposing mansion set atop a prime Beverly Hills hilltop has popped up for sale with a heavyweight $36.5 million pricetag. Owned by powerful Russian telecommunications mogul Albert Avdolyan and his wife Elena, the nearly all-white house is commendably private, secreted behind gates, hedges, and an impressive driveway that’s nearly a quarter-mile long and lined […]
Tags: Beverly Hills, Compass, Moguls, Elena, Coldwell Banker, Beverly Park, Benedict Canyon, Power Players, Opulent Beverly Hills Estate, Albert Avdolyan


In Age Bias Case, Justices Discuss ‘O.K. Boomer’ and Eggless Cakes

A lively Supreme Court argument on protecting federal workers from age discrimination included telling remarks from several justices.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Discrimination, Baby Boomers, Elena, Roberts, Breyer, Boomer, Kagan, Veterans Affairs Department, Stephen G, Supreme Court (US, Government Employees, John G Jr


TV Bits: ‘Saved by the Bell’, ‘The Witcher’, ‘Severance’, ‘Gloop World’, ‘Diary of a Future President’

In this edition of TV Bits: The Saved by the Bell revival has found its star. Netflix has revealed The Witcher timeline, in case you’re confused. Patricia Arquette has joined the Apple TV+ series Severance. Rick and Morty co-creator now has a claymation series at Quibi. Check out the trailer for Diary of a Future President. Did you know there’s going to be a Saved by the Bell revival? Well, you do now. The new take on the teen series is headed to Peacock, and it’s found its star. Variety ...
Tags: Apple, Television, Movies, Disney, Netflix, United States, Ben Stiller, Henry Cavill, Patricia Arquette, Gina Rodriguez, Adam Scott, Bell, Zack Morris, Saved By The Bell, Mark, Variety


Diary of a Female President Trailer: First Look at Gina Rodriguez’s Disney+ Series

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Diary of a Female President trailer: First look at Gina Rodriguez’s Disney+ series Disney+ has released the official trailer for executive producer Gina Rodriguez’s forthcoming coming-of-age dramedy series Diary of a Female President which is created by Ilana Peña. Set to debut on January 17, you can check out the video in the player below as well as the key art in the gallery! RELATED: Disney+ Titles for Jan. 13-26 Revealed! Written and inspired by Ilana Peña’s childhood,...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, Disney, United States, TV News, Gina Rodriguez, Gabi, Bobby, Elena, New Black, Emily Gipson, Disney Plus, Diary of a Female President, Ilana Peña, CBS Television Studios Rodriguez


Reimagining Old Friends at the National Theater in London

New takes on beloved works by Elena Ferrante, Anton Chekhov and Neil Gaiman testify to the pleasures and perils of adaptation.
Tags: London, News, Neil Gaiman, Theater, Joel, Elena, Neil, Gaiman, Ferrante, Royal National Theater, National Theater, Books and Literature, London (England, Horwood, Rose Theater Kingston, Ellams


Prayers for IMB January 3, 2020

Here are some requests today from our team in the Americas.  Thank you for lifting up our missionaries in prayer and for more requests, go to Prayers for IMB I’ve also started a weekly prayer list for different people groups.  Some are being reached, some are unreached. You can find the current list here. Colombia–Pray for a new worker and his preparation as he will be joining our team in May for 3-year term. Peru–God continues to call His servants into the harvest field! Recently, the son of a...
Tags: Religion, Peru, God, Miguel, Elena, Arequipa, Felipe, Colombia Pray, Arequipa Quechua, Los Charcos, Los Charcos Chile Pray, Catemu Pray, Llayllay, Amazon River Continue


Strand Releasing Acquires North American Rights to Spanish Thriller ‘Ropes’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Strand Releasing has acquired North American rights to José Luis Montesinos’s Spanish-language thriller “Ropes” which world premiered at the Sitges Film Festival. Represented in international markets by Reel Suspects, “Ropes” follows Elena, a young quadriplegic who is mourning the recent death of her sister and has moved to a country house with her father. While […]
Tags: News, Reel Suspects, Elena, Strand Releasing, Sitges Film Festival, José Luis Montesinos


20 Books We’re Watching For in 2020

Political memoirs, debut novels, long-awaited follow-ups: Here’s what we’re looking forward to reading this year.
Tags: News, Chelsea, Bolton, Anna, Collins, James, Mantel, Robert, Greenwell, HILARY, Elena, Cohen, John R, Manning, Curtis, Jeanine


Disney Elena of Avalor Royal Castle of Avalor $35.99 {Reg $70}

Disney Elena of Avalor Royal Castle of Avalor $35.99 {Reg $70}. Amazon has Disney Elena of Avalor Royal Castle of Avalor for $35.99 (Reg $70) with free shipping. This playset is inspired by the castle in the Elena of Avalor Disney Channel TV series, where Elena lives and gets ready to rule! Prices in this post were current at the time of writing.Brought to you by: Frugal Focus
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Little Fires Everywhere Teaser Sets Premiere Date For New Hulu Miniseries 

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Little Fires Everywhere teaser sets premiere date for new Hulu miniseries Hulu has officially announced the premiere date for their forthcoming limited series adaptation of Celeste Ng’s Little Fires Everywhere, revealing that the Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington-led drama will be available for streaming on March 18, 2020. The announcement also came with the release of a 15-second teaser featuring the first footage from the miniseries, which you can check out in the p...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, Kerry Washington, Reese Witherspoon, New York Times, TV News, Streaming, Aidy Bryant, Hulu, Elena, Golden Globe, Richardson, Celeste Ng, ComingSoon, Lynn Shelton