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The Short Arm Of The Law

Funny Or Die has posted a trailer for a fake crime series title Tiny Detectives, starring Ellen Page (5’1”) and Kata Mara (5’2”) as the eponymous, pint-sized police ladies. The jokes are all pretty broad and slapsticky (SPOILER: They even … Continue reading

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[Insert Predictable “Kitty Pryde/Gay Pride” Pun Here]

While speaking at the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s “Time to Thrive” Conference yesterday, Ellen Page took the opportunity to praise the assembled audience for their courage and dedication… to chastise the media for clinging to outmoded gender “norms”… to call … Continue reading

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Draggin’ City

She’s the Man (2006) was on TV yesterday, so I thought I’d give it another spin… mostly because I recently discovered that Alexandra Breckenridge actually has quite a substantial (though uncharacteristically chaste) role in it. For those who don’t know, … Continue reading

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“Shoes Are A Gateway Drug”

I feel a little annoyed that it took me so long to get around to watching Whip It (2009), because it’s a helluva lot better than it’s meagre box-office performance would suggest (it just about broke even). For those who … Continue reading

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“Shut Up, Crime!”

For weeks now, that tag-line has been taunting me from the cover of my DVD copy of Super (2010), making me chuckle every time it caught my eye… and now, at long last, I’ve actually seen the movie it was … Continue reading

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I’m Super, Thanks For Asking

So, now that I’ve decided to forgive Ellen Page for Juno, I was excited to learn that she has a new comedy opening today called Super, in which she plays the sidechick of a deluded vigilante with a homemade costume … Continue reading

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Honest to blog!

Somewhere between watching Hard Candy (2005) at the cinema and picking up a DVD boxset of ReGenesis (2004) I became a huge Ellen Page fan. I think she’s a genius actress (and mighty cute to boot), so naturally I was … Continue reading

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Cuteness abounds…

Last week saw the official release of Rainn Wilson’s new book Soul Pancake, which (according to the press blurb) “urges you to explore philosophy, creativity, spirituality, love, truth, science, and so much more. With bold questions, intriguing challenges, and mind-bending … Continue reading

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Hunting of the Snarky

Last night Ch4 showed Failure to Launch (2006), a romantic comedy starring Matthew McConaughey as a ruggedly handsome, extreme sports dude who still lives with his parents, and Sarah Jessica Parker as the creepy, manipulative woman who is hired to … Continue reading

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