5 Staves of A Christmas Carol. Day Five Stave Five or The End of It. JRR Tolkien wrote in The Hobbit, “ Now it is a strange thing, but things that are good to hear are soon told about, and not much to listen too; while things that are uncomfortable, palpitating, and even gruesome, may […]
TV & Film
Peter Pan Or The Boy Who Wouldn’t grow up opened on December 27, 1904 at the Duke of York Theater in London England. Peter Pan was written by the playwright/novelist James M. Barrie. Barrie had been influenced to write the play after developing a friendship with the boys of Sylvia Llewelyn Davies. He would make
Barbarella was a 1968 French-Italian science fiction film based on Jean-Claude Forest’s French Barbarella comics. The film stars Jane Fonda in the title role and was directed by Roger Vadim, who was Fonda’s husband at the time. The look Vadim gave the character for the film was very much like his previous wife (and sex
Cupid’s Foot, by Terry Gilliam, for Monty Python Venus, Cupid, Folly, and Time (also called An Allegory of Venus and Cupid and A Triumph of Venus) is a 1546-ish painting by the Florentine artist Agnolo Bronzino, and the source of Monty Python’s famous foot.
Vigo the Carpathian (originally known as Vigo Von Homburg Deutschendorf, played by Wilhelm von Homburg) was a powerful seventeenth-century tyrant and magician trapped in a painting in the gallery at the Manhattan Museum of Art in Ghostbusters II (1989). The Vigo Tapestry was a team effort, finalized and put together by Glen Eytchison and Pageant
Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog by Caspar David Friedrich Wanderer above the Sea of Fog; also known as Wanderer Above the Mist (Der Wanderer über dem Nebelmeer) One of the most influential paintings of all time. (see why below) In 2008, the painting was used as inspiration for the promotional image of David Tennant
The Marx Brothers, part of the ten painting set of “Jewish Geniuses” (1980). The Jewish Museum, in New York City, initially (and controversially) showed three sets of the paintings and an edition of prints in the fall of 1980. The whole set included Albert Einstein and Sigmund Freud, Sarah Bernhardt, Louis Brandeis, Martin Buber, George
Marilyn was completed in the weeks after her death (1962) containing fifty images of the actress, which are all based on a single publicity photograph from the 1953 film, Niagara. The Artists Rights Society is the U.S. copyright representative for the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts for all Warhol works with the exception
There are two copies of Andy Warhol’s Farrah Fawcett, one belongs to the University of Texas, and the other belongs to Actor Ryan O’Neal. The Artists Rights Society is the U.S. copyright representative for the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts for all Warhol works with the exception of Warhol film stills. The U.S.