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Writer/Director/Star Helen Hunt on Her Surfing Film, "Ride"

Nell Minow | Posted 05.04.2015 | Entertainment
Nell Minow

Oscar-winner Helen Hunt wrote, directed, and stars in "Ride," the story of an overprotective single mother from New York who follows her son to California and learns to surf.

Shooting 'Twister' Was So Terrifying It Gave Helen Hunt Nightmares

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 05.01.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Helen Hunt takes to the ocean in her new film "Ride," which she wrote, directed and stars in as a mom who learns to surf. During a conversation with H...

Helen Hunt Says Women In Hollywood Are 'F*cked'

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 05.01.2015 | Women

Even an Oscar winner like Helen Hunt feels the immense challenges of being a woman in Hollywood, she told HuffPost Live on Thursday. When host Aly...

Sonny Miller's Lesson for Us All: 'Nature Dictates'

Helen Hunt | Posted 06.30.2015 | Entertainment
Helen Hunt

He'd get on the back of a jet ski and point that box at me while I surfed, or fell. While I surfed and screamed during the hardest year of my life. Sonny helped me put this thing on film: A story about a 50-year-old woman who's been through a really, really bad thing and loves the world anyway. He was the perfect person to do it.

Global Down Syndrome Foundation Inspires With Be Beautiful Be Yourself

Tracy Shaffer | Posted 01.05.2015 | Impact
Tracy Shaffer

There was such a spirit of joy, of connectedness and hope at the Be Beautiful, Be Yourself Fashion Show. The outpouring of love was reflected in an outpouring of support as a wonderfully executed live and lively auction brought out cheerful givers, open hearts and open pocketbooks.

'Decoding Annie Parker' Features A Real-Life Superhero Whose Discovery Has Impacted Countless Women

Patricia Brett | Posted 07.02.2014 | Impact
Patricia Brett

Hollywood rarely, if ever, tells the story of female scientists. Actually, I take that back, the world rarely tells the story of female scientists.

Aaron Paul Looks Crazy In New 'Decoding Annie Parker' Trailer

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 04.11.2014 | Entertainment

Samantha Morton and Helen Hunt star in "Decoding Annie Parker," a film based on the true story of a woman diagnosed with breast cancer and a geneticis...

Helen Hunt, Author And Relationship Expert, On Positivity, Growth, And Women's Empowerment

Renata M. Black | Posted 03.31.2014 | Impact
Renata M. Black

I have lived long enough to know that things that seem like the biggest pain to us are actually when growth is trying to happen. Pain should be held with wonder and with curiosity and not denied and suppressed. If a person has terrible angst, betrayal or hurt, they should take a step back and say, "What is trying to happen here? What do I need to learn here?" If the person can do this, they bring a positive energy to it that it can transform the situation into an important breakthrough.

Helen Hunt Spotted In Swimsuit For New Film

Posted 08.06.2013 | Entertainment

Helen Hunt is doing it all for her upcoming film. On Monday, photographers snapped photos of the 50-year-old actress, who was hard at work filming ...

11 Essential New York City Movies

John Farr | Posted 07.26.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

It's a point of pride that no other city has so many good movies set in it as New York. Even a cursory Google search yields literally hundreds of titles shot here.

'The Facts Of Life' Had A Lot Of Famous People On It

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 05.07.2013 | TV

It's the 25th anniversary of "The Facts Of Life" finale on Tuesday, May 7. Yes, it's been a quarter century since Blair (Lisa Whelchel), Tootie (Kim F...

The Huge Role They Almost Got

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.02.2013 | Entertainment

To celebrate the 20th anniversary year of "Jurassic Park," Universal will release the groundbreaking blockbuster in 3D on Friday to theaters around th...

New Breast Cancer Film to Premiere in New York City

Barron H. Lerner | Posted 05.29.2013 | Entertainment
Barron H. Lerner

Decoding Annie Parker alternates between the stories of King, played by Helen Hunt, and Parker, played by Samantha Morton. Parker now speaks about her experiences around the world.

PHOTOS: See Helen Hunt's 2013 Oscars Dress!

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 02.25.2013 | Style

Helen Hunt always looks demeure and feminine, and we expect the 2013 Oscars to be no different. Though many stars opt to wear couture on the red carpe...

Before They Were Oscar Nominees ..

Posted 02.22.2013 | TV

A long time ago, long before the word "Oscar" ever entered their lives, many of this year's nominees were appearing in minor roles on TV shows. Be...

11th Hour Contrarian's Take on the Oscar Noms

Angela Bonavoglia | Posted 04.23.2013 | Entertainment
Angela Bonavoglia

Okay, it's late, I know, but I've finally seen most of those Oscar-nominated films and I've got some questions for those judges.

Laura Prudom

Jessica Chastain Talks Childhood Dream | Laura Prudom | Posted 02.13.2013 | Entertainment

Click to enlarge! On a typically balmy Los Angeles morning, a number of 2013 Oscar nominees attended the Academy Awards' annual luncheon at the Bev...

Meet the Real Sex Surrogate Portrayed by Helen Hunt in 'The Sessions'

Lois Alter Mark | Posted 03.31.2013 | Women
Lois Alter Mark

Going to a prostitute is like going to a restaurant. You choose what you want from the menu, you eat and you pay. With a surrogate, it's more like going to culinary school. You learn the recipes, you learn your way around the kitchen and then you go back to your life equipped with new skills.

PHOTOS: See Helen Hunt's Golden Globes 2013 Dress!

Posted 01.14.2013 | Style

Helen Hunt is back! Both on the silver screen -- in "The Sessions" -- and on the red carpet. The 49-year-old actress already has four Golden Globes...

Emma Stone Does It Again

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 01.11.2013 | Style

Taylor Swift allegedly ended her most recent relationship (with One Direction star Harry Styles) this week. Judging by her appearance at the People's ...

Helen Hunt Is A Hottie

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 01.10.2013 | Style

Helen Hunt will always be a knockout.

A Brothel To Serve Persons With Disabilities?

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 01.07.2013 | World

A brothel that would only provide services to clients with disabilities is set to open in 2014, the Sun reports. The two-room "Para Doxies" in Mil...

Helen Hunt Looks Hot

Just Jared | Posted 01.06.2013 | Celebrity

Naomi Watts, Helen Mirren, and Helen Hunt hit the red carpet at the 2013 Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala on Saturday (January 5) ...

Why Silver Linings Playbook Is a Good Movie But The Sessions Is a Great One

Nancy Doyle Palmer | Posted 03.05.2013 | Entertainment
Nancy Doyle Palmer

For all its forced zaniness, Silver Linings Playbook is a formulaic love story and for all its genuine oddity, The Sessions is a classic.

The Universality of The Sessions: Why This Film Can Help All Couples Sustain Committed Love and Avoid Divorce

SaraKay Smullens | Posted 11.15.2012 | Entertainment
SaraKay Smullens

In its depiction of successful sexual consummation by a physically impaired man the film has been likened to the 1978 film, Coming Home. And both are touted as films about sexually impaired men who overcome limitations.