Tag: Sandra Bullock

Sandra Bullock in a space suit, Gravity

Gravity

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     14 April   Sputnik 2 falls from orbit, 1958 On this day in 1958, the second satellite to be launched into Earth orbit, Sputnik 2, fell back to earth. It had been launched on 3

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Sandra Bullock in Miss Congeniality

Miss Congeniality

    Call it nominative determinism but the Kirk Douglas-dimpled Sandra Bullock is often the most bullish person in the movies she’s in. This is presumably why somebody thought she’d be ideal playing a tough cop who makes an ugly-duckling transformation in order to go undercover at a beauty pageant.

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Ryan Reynolds and the Death of the Real Man

    All aboard Ryan Reynolds, prime example of Hollywood’s new breed of depilated, exfoliated, irrigated masculine star. Whatever happened to real men?     From out of the low, strong sun, three figures ride towards the camera, tall in the saddle, squinting into the wind. As they hit medium

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