This entry was posted on Aug 17 2013 by Sienna Mawby
‘Lee Daniels’ The Butler” packs the power of a truly great story. Although the film is a fictionalized tale of a White House butler named Cecil Gaines (Forest Whitaker), it is based on the true story of Eugene Allen and a 2008 Washington Post article by Wil Haygood titled “A Butler Well Served by This Election.”
The action begins in 1926 Macon, Ga., where young cotton-picker Cecil Gaines (Michael Rainey Jr.) sees his father (David Banner) murdered and his beautiful mother (Mariah Carey, the first of several big names in smaller, but crucially important roles) raped by a young white landowner (a pouty Alex Pettyfer). The landowner’s guilt-ridden grandmother (Vanessa Redgrave) recruits Cecil as a house servant. Later, the adult Cecil’s skills and demeanor are noticed at Washington’s Excelsior Hotel. He becomes part of
This entry was posted on Aug 07 2013 by Sienna Mawby
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Jennifer Aniston is the least sexy stripper I have ever seen.
OK, I really needed to get that off my chest. But Aniston, who plays a tough stripper named Rose in “We’re the Millers,” just can’t loosen up her likable California girl-next-door appeal to appear truly sexy. In her
This entry was posted on Jul 31 2013 by Sienna Mawby
Brazen Books, who brought us Wrong Bed Right Guy, Officer Off Limits, Seducing Cinderella, and Tempting the Player to name just a few is turning 1 this month, and they’re celebrating in a big way. They’ve got a ton of great things going on this week, including Twitter parties, FB events, and even a huge sale! Full deets below:
Epic Giveaways Don’t miss the Brazen Bash on Thursday, July 25th from 7 to 10 pm EST where you can comment to win a $50 prize pack, $75 prize pack, or $125 prize pack. Prize packs will be a combination of Gift cards from Amazon/B&N, Adam & Eve, and Sephora! You can
This entry was posted on Jul 19 2013 by Sienna Mawby
SAN DIEGO — The entire cast of “X-Men” thrilled fans at Comic-Con by uniting on stage Saturday in the San Diego Convention Centers largest hall.
Ian McKellan, Patrick Stewart, Halle Berry, Anna Paquin, Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender, James McEvoy, Ellen Page, Peter Dinklage, Hugh Jackman and others made for an impressive panel.
Director Bryan Singer also gave fans a first look at “X-Men: Days of Future Past,” which is currently filming in Montreal.
McKellan said he was happy to be back in California at Comic-Con.
“I feel safe here now that you got rid of Prop. 8,” he said, referring to the recently abolished law that prohibited same-sex marriage.
“Im looking for a husband,” he said. “