Miya 18. INTJ.Ravenclaw with Slytherin aspirations. Curmudgeon with delusions of grandeur. Lover of film, television (usually flawed, for writer reasons),history, literature, art, musicals, smoked salmon and Gothic vaulting. Movie music makes me cry. And that's just about the gist of it.
Amelie has no boyfriend. She’s tried once or twice, but the results were a letdown. Instead, she cultivates a taste for small pleasures: dipping her hand into sacks of grain, cracking creme brulee with a teaspoon, and skipping stones at St. Martin’s canal. (Amelie, 2001)
Margo Channing is a star of the theater. She made her first stage appearance at the age of four in Midsummer Night’s Dream. She played a fairy and entered, quite unexpectedly, stark naked. She has been a star ever since. Margo is a great star, a true star. She never was or will be anything less or anything else.
To commemorate the life and work of legendary designer Saul Bass, today’s Google Doodle video draws inspiration from the graphic artists’ work in film.
Bass designed posters and opening sequences for many classic Alfred Hitchcock films including Vertigo (1958), North by Northwest (1959)and Psycho (1960), as well as for films such as The Man with the Golden Arm (1955), The Shining (1980), Anatomy of Murder (1959) and Goodfellas (1990).
His iconic, eye-catching work still influences designers today (Hello! Man Men opening titles!) and continues to captivate modern audiences experiencing his highly original work for the first time.
“I was with her when she died,” Ned reminded the king. “She wanted to come home, to rest beside Brandon and Father.” He could still hear her at times. Promise me , she had cried, in a room that smelled of blood and roses. Promise me, Ned. The fever had taken her strength and her voice had been faint as a whisper, but when he gave his word, the fear had gone out of his sister’s eyes.