A-Z Movie Reviews: ‘Carol’

Welcome to A-Z Movie Reviews.  Every Sunday, for the next several months, I will be posting a review of a film in my home movie collection.  How it works is, I will be reviewing movies in alphabetical order until I…

EXCLUSIVE: ‘Where’d You Go, Bernadette?’ Clip

Have you watched Where’d You Go, Bernadette? We’re big fans of Cate Blanchett here at Fangirlish, and so, of course, we’re big fans of this movie. But hey, maybe you haven’t watched it. Maybe you haven’t had time. We all…

(Wo)man Up: The Search for Bernadette

She disappeared, and everybody is looking for her. But where did she go?  Where Did You Go, Bernadette? by Richard Linklater tells the story of Bernadette Fox (Cate Blanchett). Narrated by her daughter Bee (Emma Nelson), the audience joins all the…

(Wo)man Up: Female Representation in ‘Ocean’s Eight’

It doesn’t really happen all that often that we see many female characters in one production. That’s why it was such a crucial moment for female representation when Ocean’s Eight was announced. I mean, can you name any movie where…

7 Sandra Bullock Movies That Should’ve Cast Cate Blanchett as the Love Interest

In an effort to build a space for queer people like myself, every Tuesday I’ll be posting opinion pieces, listicals, reviews, and more focused on the LGBT community. Welcome to Queerly Not Straight! Enjoy and leave a comment below if…

‘Ocean’s 8’ Trailer is Finally Here and It’s So Damn Beautiful!

Ocean’s 8, the spin-off and sequel to the Ocean’s trilogy, finally dropped it’s first full length trailer and it’s a thing of beauty! It opens up with Debbie, Danny Ocean’s estranged sister donning an orange suit and claiming that she just wants…

What ‘Thor: Ragnarok’s Hela Means for Future Female Villains

Thor: Ragnarok‘s Hela (Cate Blanchett) is the kind of villain who makes you take pause and watch in the wonder as she conquers all that she wishes without the typical entrapments of being a female villain. She’s not driven by…

27 Women That Have Aged Like a Fine Wine

Sometimes perfection comes with age. Like a fine wine it takes time to unravel and reveal it’s complexities, beauty, and distinct nature. The women of this list have only gotten better with age and continue to steal hearts as they go…