Topic: Movies

Kristen Stewart Is Spending A Ton Of Money On Revamping Her Reputation

Kristen Stewart Is Spending A Ton Of Money On Revamping Her Reputation

If you want to know how much it costs to fix a reputation, Kristen Stewart has a pretty good idea. The awkward actress, known for wearing t-shirts, skinny jeans, converse sneakers and messy hair, is making a costly fashion comeback to revamp her reputation as a stylish star and maybe along the way, a doting girlfriend. According to The Daily Mail, she has spent almost $40,000 on new threads. More »

Pro Female Surfers Tell Us About Swimming With The Boys And When Mother Nature Is Your Boss

Pro Female Surfers Tell Us About Swimming With The Boys And When Mother Nature Is Your Boss

Today the surfing film Chasing Mavericks opens. It is the true story of surfing phenom Jay Moriarty recounting the days leading up to the 15-year-old’s attempt to ride and survive the mythic Mavericks surf break with the help of local legend Frosty Hesson (Gerard Butler) who becomes less like a trainer and more like a brother.The film looks fun and exciting but it is missing one thing: female surfers. More »

Maybe This Year’s Oscars Featured Diverse Women, But We Still Need More

Maybe This Year’s Oscars Featured Diverse Women, But We Still Need More

In the past year, many have begun to wonder where diversity fits into the Academy Awards. Last year’s Oscars were critiqued for their lack of diversity, and in the week leading up to this year’s Oscars, the Los Angeles Times released statistics confirming that the Academy is overwhelmingly old, white and male—to be precise, of the 5,765 voting members, 94% are caucasian, 77% are male, and 86% are 50 or older. Despite efforts to be more inclusive, many are still skeptical about the diversity, on the whole, of this year’s show. And unfortunately, I’d have to agree: From what I could tell, women’s job in the Academy—and film—is still mostly to be young, thin, white and showing off designer dresses on the red carpet. More »