'Single White Female' Turns 25: Why
TheWrap'Single White Female' Turns 25: Why Lesbian-Phobic Thriller Is ProblematicTheWrapBridget Fonda's Allie Jones pretty much has it all in the opening scene of “Single White Female”: A handsome fiance (played by Steven Weber). A solid friend in her gay upstairs neighbor (Peter Friedman). A rent-controlled apartment on the Upper West Side.
Posted on 14 August 2017 | 9:33 am
On this day: August 12 - KYMA
KYMAOn this day: August 12KYMAFonda, who won a Best Actor Oscar for "On Golden Pond" and was also nominated for "The Grapes of Wrath," was also the patriarch of a family of famous actors, including daughter Jane Fonda, son Peter Fonda and granddaughter Bridget Fonda. He enlisted ...and more »
Posted on 11 August 2017 | 11:05 pm
Child rape trial of 90-year-old lottery
National PostChild rape trial of 90-year-old lottery winner stalls as lawyer claims it would kill himNational PostIn the 1994 movie It Could Happen to You, based on a true story, this sort of scenario led to romance between the two winners, played by Nicolas Cage and Bridget Fonda. In Kaczmarczyk's case, however, the publicity of his win led to his long running ...and more »
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 7:13 pm
The zaniest movie ever made at SLO's Madonna
Fresno BeeThe zaniest movie ever made at SLO's Madonna InnFresno BeeThe project paired the directors with a cast that included up-and-coming actresses Tilda Swinton, Bridget Fonda and Elizabeth Hurley, as well as more established stars such as John Hurt. “None of us thought 'Oh gosh, these people are going to become ...and more »
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 4:52 pm
Aubrey Plaza on 'Ingrid,' 'Legion' and
NJ.comAubrey Plaza on 'Ingrid,' 'Legion' and 'Dirty Grandpa' sexNJ.comThe less-rare version of a movie like this would have been to have it from the other woman's perspective, like "Single White Female" where it's all from Bridget Fonda's point of view -- so I think it's really great when the underdog is the protagonist ...and more »
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 6:13 am
Recommended The Movie: It's been said that the reason many musical acts suffer from a "sophomore slump" is because the artist took all of their best ideas of the past decade and distilled it into one breakout masterpiece. Given only a year or so to craft a follow-up, it's not surprising that most artists falter. One can only speculate that something like this happened for writer-director Cameron ...
Posted on 5 April 2015 | 5:58 am
Friday's TV tips
No pubs tonight, so here's the best of what's on TV.
Posted on 3 April 2015 | 7:33 am
Review: 'Singles': EW review
In honor of Record Store Day, Cameron Croweâs lo-fi 1992 touchstone Singles gets a Blu-ray upgrade with lots of extras. Letâs not talk about Tinder. Or Hinge or Grindr or whatever new smartphone trick is supposed to obliterate loneliness now for right-swiping millennials. Instead... A-
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 9:50 am
25 Things You Didn't Know About
O n March 23, 1990, a Cinderella story set in Los Angeles debuted to numbers bigger than The Hunt for Red October and quickly became the must-see movie of the year. Pretty Woman was a smash hit thanks to its fairy tale story, glamorous setting, and one superstar performance from a rising young actress named Julia Roberts . Pretty Woman has since become the favorite film of many and a barometer ...
Posted on 23 March 2015 | 1:01 pm
ARBOR WEALTH: Lottery winners, benevolent
Published: Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 04:51 PM. “Say you don’t need no diamond ring and I’ll be satisfied.” — rom “Can’t Buy Me Love” as performed by The Beatles
Posted on 19 March 2015 | 5:14 am
Daily Reads: How 'Peak TV' Is Undermining
Not seeing the dead man makes his death more haunting. The sudden, nonsensical shooting of Ordell's leggy stoner girlfriend, Melanie (Bridget Fonda), by an inept associate (Robert De Niro) is shocking in its swiftness — and somehow made more horrible by ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:52 am
Can You Imagine Sex And The City Without
So that raises the question: Which other hot 30-ish actress in the ’90s could have played Carrie besides SJP? Meg Ryan? Bridget Fonda? Jennifer Jason Leigh? Tell us in the comments.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 5:59 pm
Jackie Brown soundtrack is getting reissued
The film stars Pam Grier in the title role, alongside Robert Forster, Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Bridget Fonda and Michael Keaton. The vinyl version of the soundtrack is set for release on 28th October, according to Modern Vinyl. Since it's a ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 10:41 pm
Woburn native penning prose at prolific rate
John Lutz, the award-winning author of "Single White Female" (which was made into a movie with Bridget Fonda and Jennifer Jason Leigh) and past president of Mystery Writers of America & Private Eye Writers of America, says: "Power's work, already cover-to ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 3:13 am
Bridget Fonda and husband Danny Elfman drop
The elusive Bridget Fonda and her husband Danny Elfman reportedly purchased a strange time capsule of a home for $3.6M. According to Variety, the Fonda-Elfmans will likely be heavily renovating the Prairie-style residence - built in 1916 and located in LA ...
Posted on 5 June 2015 | 1:41 am