The story of a Golden Globe nominated actress who’s done much of it and advice to those who want to do it!

Adventures in the Screen Trade

One Terrific film, Two pretty Bad!

janemerrow.com  Just Talking!  Saw one good film this week and two pretty bad ones: Saw RUSH and really loved it, of course Formula One racing is thrilling to say the least and a sexy sport.  The acting was excellent...didn't know Chris Hemsworth is so good  and the direction, Ron Howard of course, terrific, plus the photography.knew bit of the story, as James Hunt and Niki Lauda were so famous, but I loved having an inside look at their rivalry.  I ...

Posted on November 23, 2013 and filed under Recent Projects

janemerrow.com this and that

janemerrow.com, this and that for cool November day Just saw 12 Years a Slave' what a great film, such a bleak sad story.  Wonderful performances by everyone, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael  Fassbender, Brad Pitt.. The tragedy of slavery, which started over a 2000 years ago and still goes on today, is one of the darkest blots on the page book of humanity.  Just been reading a book about the stealing of free blacks in New York, for the bounty money.  Being born a slave is ...

Posted on November 15, 2013 and filed under Just Talking!

LINKS, LOGINS AND OTHER WEB THEATRICS

I am definitely getting there, re the Website, after a few days of frustration and miscommunication.  If those who built the Affordable Health Care site had this multiplied by at least 500, I feel sorry for them.  Actually I don’t.  Sometimes we take on more than we should and then it causes anger and frustration all round.  It really should be “hands in the air” and I am not qualified to do this.  Get a real Professional.  However we ...

Posted on November 7, 2013 and filed under Just Talking!

janemerrow.com ….Trial and Error!!

Hello everyone and thank you for taking a look at this!   It's sort of fun having a brand new site, but issues abound and I am working to make sure we get over these!  So bear with me and we will get there......I hope. All the ...

Posted on November 2, 2013 and filed under Just Talking!

THE AWARDS SEASON IS HOTTING UP

The Awards Season is Hotting up!  While I was in LA I saw three movies, one wonderful, one a bit so-so and the third, interesting but challenging.  These included The Counsellor, interesting but challenging to watch and Kill Your Darlings, a true story about the early careers of some of America's great poets.  I went to the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theatre, which is a stunning venue, for two of the screenings and saw many of the great and the ...

Posted on October 30, 2013 and filed under Just Talking!