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My Week With Marilyn

Popcorn Preview: Woman in Gold

Leslie Sisman | Posted 06.10.2015 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

As the film opens, we see the restless Adele Bloch-Bauer sitting for a portrait by Gustav Klimt. Who would have guessed that a family portrait would become the center of an Austrian identity crisis? Especially a portrait of a Jewish woman. In 1998, Maria Altmann's sister Louisa is laid to rest. A

Best of Berlinale: A Conversation With Simon Curtis on Woman in Gold

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 04.12.2015 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

In his director's statement for the stunning new film Woman in Gold, which world premiered at this year's Berlinale as part of their Special Gala line-up, Simon Curtis writes "the film is about identity and asks the question, are you where you're from or where you are?"

Popcorn Preview: The Best Offer

Leslie Sisman | Posted 03.08.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

The Best Offer (2013) "La migliore offerta" Cast includes: Goeffrey Rush (The King's Speech), Jim Sturgess (Cloud Atlas), Sylvia Hoeks (The Storm), Do...

Marilyn Monroe Photos: Candid Shots Of The Woman Behind The Starlet

Posted 08.06.2012 | Women

We know Marilyn Monroe as an icon and an enigma, the ultimate movie star whose combination of sweetness and sexual magnetism, curiosity and neurosis, ...

REVIEW: 'My Week With Marilyn'

Danielle Fox | Posted 09.16.2012 | Teen
Danielle Fox

I love Meryl Streep, but this is the first time I think I'll ever admit that she was not the one robbed of the Academy Award for Best Actress. In My Week with Marilyn, Michelle Williams is Marilyn Monroe.

Three Things You Probably Didn't Know About Marilyn Monroe

Susan Michals | Posted 08.11.2012 | Arts
Susan Michals

Marilyn Monroe was not perfect. She had a reputation for being irresponsible, and she was at times the poster child for tardiness. But Marilyn was also unrelentingly beautiful; maybe because of that trait, a little creative license was allowed on more than one occasion.

Michelle Williams Totes Matilda Around

Posted 03.01.2012 | Celebrity

Just days after she stunned at the Oscars in a lacy Louis Vuitton gown, Michelle Williams stepped out for a low-key lunch with daughter Matilda. The 3...

This Year's Oscar Movies Inspire Travels

Doris Gallan | Posted 04.28.2012 | Fifty
Doris Gallan

In years when we can't afford to travel, we can still journey for a couple of hours for the price of a movie ticket. We can go to Paris, England, New York, Los Angeles, Sweden -- anywhere we please and enjoy a story, the scenery, and the music. All this without the cost, hassle and jet lag of a trip.

Amy Lee

Oscars 2012: Best Actress Category Recognizes Physically Transformative Roles | Amy Lee | Posted 02.24.2012 | Home

Five women in five very different roles make up the Best Actress category at the Oscars this year. But four of them share one thing: Each had to trans...

Oscar Memories: What Will You be Thinking When You Watch the Academy Awards?

Nancy Wurtzel | Posted 04.24.2012 | Home
Nancy Wurtzel

When I was a kid growing up in Central Minnesota, I was totally obsessed with the Oscars. I loved the statues, the dresses, the drama -- even the long acceptance speeches. It was a spectacle that took me out of my rural, small-town life, and I relished every single minute.

PHOTOS: Channel Marilyn Monroe In These 1950s Styles

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Michelle Williams has been making waves as of late with her performance in "My Week With Marilyn," which has landed her a Golden Globe award and an Os...

Michelle Williams' RV Trip?

Posted 02.02.2012 | Celebrity

Michelle Williams could be heading to the Academy Awards stage to pick up an Oscar for Best Actress, and soon after she'll be hitting the road. Th...

Who's The Most Desirable Oscar Nominee?

Posted 02.01.2012 | Entertainment

Move over, Marilyn. If AskMen's 2012 "99 Most Desirable Women" survey is any indication, the most desired female Oscar nominee is The Girl With The Dr...

Michelle Williams Taking Time Off From Acting To Be A Mom

Posted 01.30.2012 | Entertainment

Michelle Williams is hitting the major awards shows this season, picking up nominations and trophies for her role in "My Week With Marilyn." But once ...

Michelle Williams Was Busy Playing Mom When Oscar Nominations Were Announced

Posted 03.27.2012 | Entertainment

It's safe to assume that most eligible stars spend the morning of the Oscar nominations glued to their TV sets, but Michelle Williams says she had oth...

WATCH: Is Divorce Dominating This Year's Oscars?

Posted 01.24.2012 | Divorce

From "Kramer vs. Kramer" to the wine-fueled misadventures of divorcee Miles in "Sideways," Oscar voters have long favored films that deal with divorce...

Michelle Williams Opens Up On Heath Ledger, Paparazzi Torture & Unsexy Roles

Huffington Post | Jordan Zakarin | Posted 03.18.2012 | Entertainment

When Michelle Williams accepted the Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Musical/Comedy on Sunday, the "My Week With Marilyn" star touched an internatio...

The 2012 Golden Globes: The Taming of Ricky Gervais

Michael Russnow | Posted 03.17.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Russnow

It's oddly intriguing that a lackluster show and a diluted dose of Ricky Gervais appeals to me greater than his shockmeister two prior appearances.

The Artist Wins Best Picture Comedy Or Musical At The Golden Globes!

Posted 01.15.2012 | Entertainment

"The Artist" has danced away with the 2012 Golden Globe Award for Best Picture, Comedy or Musical. A black and white, silent film may seem an unlik...

Michelle Williams Wins Best Actress In A Comedy Or Musical At The Golden Globes!

Posted 01.15.2012 | Entertainment

Michelle Williams has won the Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical. The 31-year old star played Marilyn Monroe in "My Week With Mar...

Michelle Williams Paints The Town Red

The Huffington Post | Sarah St. Lifer | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

WHO: "My Week With Marilyn" star Michelle Williams WHAT: The pixie-cut actress kept it casual in a Jason Wu burgundy striped top, matching leather pe...

I Owe Michelle Williams an Apology

Melissa Carter | Posted 03.10.2012 | Queer Voices
Melissa Carter

It was incredibly ambitious and brave to take on the role of Marilyn Monroe. For any woman to offer herself up for comparison to an icon, considered by many to be the most beautiful of all time, is daring, to say the least. But Michelle nailed it.

Why I Dislike Marilyn Monroe

Jill Lynne | Posted 02.29.2012 | Women
Jill Lynne

The sensibility Marilyn displayed -- alluring but devious and manipulative, infantilizing, a baby babe -- were the very behaviors that we were protesting against, striving not to be.

The Biggest Deja Vu Moments Of 2011

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 12.30.2011 | Home

The past has never been as easy to cut and paste as it was in 2011. Two decades ruled this inaugural aught -- the 1990s and the 1960s. The 90s -- ...

Is Hollywood Experiencing an 'End of Men' Backlash?

Michele Willens | Posted 02.28.2012 | Women
Michele Willens

So much attention has been focused on bringing girls up to equality that the other gender has stood by patiently. Apparently, long enough -- at least on the big screen.