A-list Hollywood celebrities including Anne Hathaway, Kate Winslet, and Meryl Streep have joined 400 prominent figures, including a number of faith leaders, who've signed a letter rejecting a proposal by Amnesty International to advocate for the legalization of prostitution.
[Content note: sex trafficking and sexual abuse] Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway, Lena Dunham, Emily Blunt, and numerous other celebrities, along with former sex workers and victims of sex trafficking and women's rights advocates, have signed...Show More Summary
Meryl Streep is arguably either the greatest actress of her generation or the greatest living film actress -- a debate which boils down to the approximate difference between best and best-est. She shape-shifts on screen, changing her look, her accent, the very essence of her being for each role. Show More Summary
Years ago I wrote about Monet’s Palate, a charming film narrated by Meryl Streep. It delves into the life of Monet at his home in Giverny. Monet’s passions were painting and gardening, but he also clearly enjoyed the pleasures of the table—eating, drinking and entertaining guests. Show More Summary
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI It isn’t every day that I have the opportunity to co-host a private movie screening. Nor is it every day that the words “Meryl Streep” and “Rick Springfield” are used in the same sentence. So...
Despite her enduring presence on the awards circuit and in our hearts, it’s actually been a couple of years since Meryl Streep has taken on a lead role. Now she’s is back in the spotlight (and dusting off those Into The Woods pipes)Show More Summary
"An evening of Meryl Streep monologues performed by an all-male cast."
We all know Meryl Streep is an incredible singer, but did you know she spent months honing her guitar-playing skills for her new film Ricki and the Flash? Here’s your first look at Charlie Hunnam‘s sword (bada bing!). The Queer As Folk-turned-Sons of Anarchy heartthrob is playing King Arthur in a retelling of the classic story for Guy Ritchie. […]
At this point in her epic career, it is safe to say Meryl Streep can do no wrong. So it’s no surprise that she was […]
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We’ve seen a few trailers already for Meryl Streep’s new rocker-mom film Ricki and the Flash, but these two new teasers, released yesterday by Sony Pictures, have us begging for August 7 to just get here already. In one of the new clips,...Show More Summary
Longtime rock star of film Meryl Streep is finally playing a real rock star in the upcoming Ricki and the Flash. In a new clip from the movie, which was directed by Jonathan Demme and written by Diablo Cody, Streep performs “Cold One,”...Show More Summary
Meryl Streep is starring in Jonathan Demme’s new film Ricki And The Flash. Written by Diablo Cody, it’s about an aging rocker who returns home after leaving her family behind in pursuit of stardom, inspired by Cody’s own mother-in-law. According to Pitchfork, Streep learned to play several songs on the guitar for the movie, including […]
Meryl Streep is the star of Jonathan Demme's new film Ricki and the Flash, the story of a guitarist/singer who leaves behind her family in pursuit of superstardom, only to return home for an awkward homecoming. As Yahoo! Movies reports,...Show More Summary
In Suffragette, a movie due out in October, Meryl Streep portrays Emmeline Pankhurst, the leader of the early 20th-century British movement that helped get women the vote. In a discussion of the movie on a women’s group forum, one member objected to the term “suffragette”: The “-ette” suffix is a diminutive, the member argued, meaning it conveys the idea of...
"We break things, we burn things, because war is the only language men listen to."
It's hard not to think "Oscar potential" when you look at the posters for Suffragette. The upcoming docudrama stars Meryl Streep, Carey Mulligan, and Helena Bonham Carter as pioneers in the fight for women's voting rights. The posters,...Show More Summary
Meryl Streep, Carey Mulligan, and Helena Bonham Carter are fighting for their rights in these brand new posters for their film Suffragette. Here’s a synopsis of the movie: Maud (Mulligan) is a working wife and mother whose life is forever changed when she is secretly recruited to join the U.K.’s growing suffragette movement. Galvanized by [...]