iOS app Android app

Love Actually

'Love Actually' Actually Had A Lesbian Storyline

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 11.24.2015 | Entertainment

In the voice-over that opens the now classic rom-com "Love Actually," Hugh Grant waxes poetic about what it means to love in our current age. ...

The Little Boy From 'Love Actually' Has Not Changed At All

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 07.24.2015 | Entertainment

Remember the adorable little boy Sam from "Love Actually"? The one with the spiky strawberry-blond hair who pretty much becomes BFFs with Li...

On Nothing Particularly Dignified or Newsworthy

Yara Zgheib | Posted 06.03.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Yara Zgheib

Hugh Grant once said in a movie that whenever his character got gloomy with the state of the world, he thought about the arrivals gate at Heathrow Air...

Popcorn Preview: Effie Gray

Leslie Sisman | Posted 06.11.2015 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

n depicting the events of John and Effie's marriage, the movie is quite reserved and beautifully nuanced. Many of the filmmakers come from Merchant Ivory Productions, and Effie Gray is very much in that tradition. It's hard to know with certainty what went on in the marriage, but there are letters and written accounts that served as source material.

Confessions of a Serial Songwriter: Decisions Decisions... What Song Changed Your Mind?

Shelly Peiken | Posted 04.21.2015 | Arts
Shelly Peiken

Thank you Joni. Thank you Neil. Thank you Carpenters. Thank you Carly Simon. Thank you Santo and Johnny. Thanks to Music Supervisors who get it right. Thank you to everyone who wrote a song that changed my life or changed my mind.

The Best Christmas Movies

Culturalist | Posted 02.22.2015 | Entertainment

The stockings are hung by the TV with care, in hopes that great Christmas movies soon will be there. When you're nestled snug on your couch, looking for a spot of yuletide cheer, here are some of the Best Christmas Movies of All Time to get you into the spirit of the season:

'SNL' Spoofs 'Love Actually' In Cut Sketch

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 12.22.2014 | Entertainment

Why watch "Love Actually" when you can watch a pretty icky spoof featuring Pete Davidson professing his love to Amy Adams? In an "Saturday Night Live"...

You'll Never Watch 'Love Actually' The Same Way Again

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 12.17.2014 | Comedy

"Looks like somebody goofed up big time." Between Alan Rickman's hands being plagued by continuity errors, characters trying to swallow each others...

Rick Grimes Is The 'You Are Perfect' Guy From 'Love Actually'

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 12.08.2014 | Entertainment

'Tis the season of holiday romantic comedies. Which means it's time to break out that old "Love Actually" DVD you bought when DVDs were still a thing ...

Love (and the Market) Actually

Markus Giesler | Posted 01.19.2015 | Women
Markus Giesler

Love, Actually exemplifies a remarkable shift from a society that understood female empowerment as a systemic concern to one that interprets all feminism through the ideological lens of market-based morality.

Chain Reaction

Dan Duffy | Posted 11.10.2014 | Impact
Dan Duffy

In the end, many things eventually fade away, both good and bad. When the good fades away, the vacuum is consumed by hate. When the bad fades away, it is consumed by love. I have not given up on love.

Wait, Catelyn Stark Was In 'Harry Potter'?!

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 05.17.2014 | TV

It's no news that the "Game of Thrones" cast is filled with actors we've seen before. We all knew that Jack Gleeson, a.k.a. Joffrey, was cute and i...

17 Movie Music Scenes That'll Make You Dance, Sing And Upload It To YouTube Right Now

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Zaslow | Posted 03.28.2014 | Good News

We'd like to think the greatest cinematic moments happen when a music scene induces some serious audience toe-tapping and head-bobbing. Then head-bobb...

7 Romantic Films Men Love

James Russell Lingerfelt | Posted 04.12.2014 | Entertainment
James Russell Lingerfelt

Common threads of a romantic movie a man will watch: The screenplay is written by men, the film is told from the man's perspective and the male lead behaves like a man would in real life and the ending of the film is redemptive.

Why Long-Distance Relationships Never, Ever Work (Except When They Do)

Ben Michaelis, Ph.D. | Posted 04.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Ben Michaelis, Ph.D.

Long-distance relationships often masquerade as real relationships. They can be passionate, intense, and loving. But what they can't be is battle-tested.

The Spirit of the Holiday Season (and the New Year) - Giving Back

Jay Scott | Posted 03.11.2014 | Impact
Jay Scott

In recent weeks I've had many conversations about this very topic, the spirit of the holiday season, and I've heard many stories of those who volunteer their time during this very busy season.

Movies That Inspire Us

Tara Fass | Posted 03.09.2014 | Entertainment
Tara Fass

Fortunate for us, the film canon provides depictions of working through bad news that can leave us uplifted, renewed and refreshed, if only for a couple of hours. It's great if that feeling and knowledge can stay or grow with you.

Christmas, Gangnam Style!

Michael Hurt | Posted 02.23.2014 | Style
Michael Hurt

Christmas is one of the most successfully marketed holidays of the year and also the most lucrative for retailers and a great boost for the consumer economy. For Koreans, it is also the most fun.

Christmas Songs Written For Movies

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 12.24.2013 | Entertainment

Most of the holiday tunes that have flooded radio stations, TV commercials and grocery-store speakers over the past month come with origins that date ...

Watch All The Christmas Movies You Need To See In One Minute

The Huffington Post | Eva Hill | Posted 12.30.2013 | Entertainment

There's no question that the holiday season is a busy time. With all the eggnog drinking, pie-making and obligatory family gatherings, who has time to...

Why 'Love Actually' Is The Least Romantic Movie Ever

HuffPost Live | Posted 12.12.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Often hailed as a "new classic" in the British holiday romantic comedy genre, some people out there on the internet are really, really loving to hate ...

Popcorn Preview: Inside Llewyn Davis

Leslie Sisman | Posted 02.10.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013) Oscar Isaac (Drive), Carey Mulligan (An Education), Justin Timberlake (Love Actually), Ethan Phillips (The Island), Adam D...

'Love Actually 2' Is A Little Darker

Posted 12.10.2013 | Comedy

Where are all your favorite characters from "Love Actually" now? Trust us, you don't want to know. Via Official Comedy...

10 Movie Proposals That Will Tug At Your Heartstrings

Posted 11.30.2013 | Weddings

By Kristen O'Gorman Klein for Bridal Guide The most popular time to pop the question is between Thanksgiving and Valentine's Day, which means engag...

24 Movies You Absolutely Need To Watch This Holiday Season

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 11.22.2013 | Entertainment

Sure, it's not even Thanksgiving yet, but the holidays are fast approaching. In between the fantastic parties and cozy family gatherings, why not ...