on Oct 15, 2010
This movie should be renamed Wonder Woman, because that’s really who Hilary Swank’s character is. The film is captivating, cry-worthy, and I’m sure totally Oscar buzzed, but what really impressed me was the strong, powerful, and inspiring female presence throughout. With such a star-studded, vag-fest of a cast including Hilary Swank, Minnie Driver, Melissa Leo, Juliette Lewis, and Sam Rockwell how could it not? The film tells the incredible ... Read More
BY Larissa Dzegar
on Oct 11, 2010
Anyone else tired of seeing fashion week's sickly thin models displaying bizarre clothes most people can't afford and, for weeks to follow, reading about them in every magazine, newspaper, blog, and bathroom stall? Well, our girl-crush, Erin Gibson, sure is, but she doesn't just roll her eyes; she tackles the industry and the models who work them in her latest Modern Lady. A parody, yes- as is her style, but also a commentary on how the fashion industry values one ... Read More
on Oct 08, 2010
SNL premieres a new special that flaunts the numerous women who have graced the studio stage over the show's rich 35-year history.
The primetime special, "Women of SNL," is set to air on NBC on Monday, November 1st from 9-11 p.m. Along with vintage clips, the ladies of late night will be bringing original material to the table to help celebrate SNL's 35th anniversary. Among the comediennes coming back for more will be the show-stopping Tina Fey, Rachel ... Read More
BY Emilie Branch
on Oct 05, 2010
My Hulu wanderings led me to the “Chicken Ranch,” a documentary film about a legal brothel just outside Nevada. The documentary uncovers life inside the house, and gives a look into the psychology of the women who have to earn their living there. It reminded me a bit of “Paris is Burning,” in terms of sex being the deciding factor in how the subjects were going to live their lives. It could be gathered that all of the subjects were forced ... Read More
BY Larissa Dzegar
on Oct 04, 2010
BUST cover woman Helen Mirren promoted more than just her upcoming film, "Red", when she went on NBC's show "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" recently. Fallon challenged our Dame to the popular college game of beer-pong, and she proved to be a great sport as she poured three cups into one and dutifully "chugged" when Fallon scored.
"He nearly got my other cup," she joked when Fallon missed a play that hit her on the chest, followed by, "I'm never very good ... Read More