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First Impressions on Persuasion

Persuasion 2022 inspired a lot of criticism from the moment the first still photos were released. When the trailer dropped the reactions from the Jane Austen purists (of which I am one, in my own way) ranged from curiosity to … Continue reading

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Supes Multiverse of Madness Experience: Marvel Camaraderie After Covid

Supes Multiverse of Madness Experience: Marvel Camaraderie After Covid  By Juliette Boland  Six years since the first Doctor Strange film comes one of the most highly anticipated Marvel movies of the year, Doctor Strange: Multiverse of Madness. Five years since … Continue reading

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PBS SoCal Celebrates Sanditon

To say that my local PBS stations have been influential in opening up my world would be an understatement. I watched spellbound since I was a child. After Sesame Street and Mr. Roger’s Neighborhood was over, the television stayed tuned … Continue reading

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Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts is a Return to Childhood 

Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts is a Return to Childhood  by Juliette Boland       “Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers…” to watch Harry Potter movies. Since the release of the first … Continue reading

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Spencer

The Anglophile Channel Reviews “Spencer” By Elyse Ashton The controversy about the film Spencer is raging before it even opens on November 5th.. I was invited to attend a screening last night in Hollywood followed by a q&a session with … Continue reading

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Ten Crazy Reasons Why The Jane Austen Society Should Be Your Summer Comfort Read.

1. Because you might be a mess. I’ll freely admit it. I’m a sad, jittery, absolute mess right now. The world has no compassion on my poor nerves.  I cry at the drop of a hat. But take heart! All … Continue reading

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Top 25 Reasons Why You MUST See Emma

You Must See Emma If… 1. You understand this is an adaptation of Jane Austen and will take liberties so you are able to relax and enjoy it. 2. You need to be transported in a world so beautifully Regency … Continue reading

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A Very Downton Abbey Garden Party Comes To The Grove

As Downton Abbey fever sweeps through the United States many exciting events are being held to feed our insatiable need to live like Lord Grantham and the aristocratic Crawly family. On one particularly sunny afternoon in Southern California, Amazon’s Treasure … Continue reading

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Pinkies Up! It’s Teatime in Hollywood at BAFTA LA TV TEA

Pinkie’s Up! It’s Teatime For The Emmy Nominees at the BAFTA LA TV Tea September 21, 2019 – Beverly Hills It’s award season in Hollywood and every year the most talked about pre-Emmy award celebration is the BAFTA Los Angeles … Continue reading

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Come Home To Downton Abbey

The long awaited Downton Abbey movie may add a new catch phrase to the English language: the Molesley Moment. Many of us have experienced a Molesley Moment, when we are so overtaken by emotion that our words or actions supersede all good … Continue reading

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