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The Gender Gap In Hollywood You Don't Hear About

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 06.24.2013 | Women

It's hardly a secret that women are underrepresented in many parts of the entertainment industry -- and according to new research, female screenwriter...

Meryl Streep Turns 64: A Look At Her Career Through The Years

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 06.22.2013 | Entertainment

Happy Birthday, Meryl Streep! This year will find the actress joining forces with Julia Roberts for the highly anticipated adaptation of "August: Osag...

Even "Great Marriages Have Bad Years"

Karen Stewart | Posted 08.06.2013 | Divorce
Karen Stewart

Like everything in our lives like our careers, our physical fitness, or our spiritual well being -- in order to remain healthy we need to pay attention to it. Western culture by nature has become quite lazy and unfortunately this laziness has permeated our marriages.

At Last, Some Films That Acknowledge That People Get Old

Christina Patterson | Posted 03.05.2013 | Arts
Christina Patterson

Yes, people do get old, though you wouldn't normally know it from films. But at the moment, if you choose carefully, you might.

Top 10 Films For Grownups In 2012

Posted 12.29.2012 | Fifty

Looking back at 2012, mature audiences had plenty of films to choose from -- for a change. Of course, there was "Hope Springs," which was called a min...

A '50 Shades Of Grey' For Sexy Women Who Really Are Gray

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 11.12.2012 | Fifty

Unless you've been living in a cave, you probably know that the "50 Shades" trilogy exploring the world of bondage while also trying to make sense of ...

FACE IT: Hitting the Aging Trifecta

Michele Willens | Posted 10.31.2012 | Fifty
Michele Willens

When does one officially know midlife is a thing of the past? Some claim it is when your first child turns 40 or the first time you are called "Nana" or "Grammy." For others, it is when not one word can be read without glasses, or when they can't find the damn glasses. This is when I knew.

What 'Hope Springs' Gets Right

Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW | Posted 10.24.2012 | Divorce
Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW

When it comes to couples therapy, Hope Springs achieves an incredibly thoughtful and realistic portrayal of this process.

Why Hope Springs Is Hot

Sharon Greenthal | Posted 10.21.2012 | Fifty
Sharon Greenthal

if you've been married for a long time there will be something in Hope Springs that makes you nudge your spouse and say "ha -- just like us!"

Hope Springs... Streep Soars!

Michael Berkowitz | Posted 10.20.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Berkowitz

It's kind of like sex. The new Meryl Streep-Tommy Lee Jones movie, Hope Springs, can be a little messy and uneven. You need to take your time with it, be patient and open. But it is ultimately satisfying.

A Simple Exercise To Boost Libido

Jill Blakeway | Posted 10.16.2012 | Fifty
Jill Blakeway

I've talked with thousands of people about their sex lives. I've heard over and over about how much sex people are not having, how they just don't feel like it, how they are too tired to think about it. I'm always happy to be able to tell them there are simple solutions available.

Is Meryl Streep Our Generation's Next Helen Gurley Brown?

Suzanne Braun Levine | Posted 10.15.2012 | Fifty
Suzanne Braun Levine

The fact that Meryl Streep's new movie "Hope Springs" opened and Helen Gurley Brown died in the same week seems to me a passing of a very important baton. The baton our Post50 generation needs to get us moving toward an honest and candid discussion about sex.

Jeremy Renner Reinvents 'Bourne'.. 'Hope Springs': Middle-Age Stories Can Still Rock The Box Office

Liz Smith | Posted 10.14.2012 | Celebrity
Liz Smith

What a voyage he has taken-- from unusual-looking Oscar-nominated character actor to the sexy action star of an established franchise

'Hope Springs' Actress Jean Smart On Meryl Streep And 25 Years Of Marriage

Posted 08.13.2012 | Fifty

Love and marriage are on the brain thanks to Meryl Streep and Tommy Lee Jones' latest film "Hope Springs." Streep and Jones play a long-married couple...

'Bourne' Ousts 'Dark Knight RIses' With $40.3 Million

Posted 10.12.2012 | Entertainment

"The Dark Knight Rises" has finally been ousted from the top seat at the box office, thanks to "The Bourne Legacy," which brought in $40.3 million its...

Marriage Advice: What 'Hope Springs' Got Right

Posted 08.13.2012 | Fifty

"[For some couples] sex can become unimportant or they think that sex is optional. But it’s the language of connection for men and often for women.”

Did These Critics Go Too Far?

Posted 08.11.2012 | Entertainment

"The Bourne Legacy" leads an army of new movies into theaters this weekend. Thankfully, for ticket buyers, it seems most of this week's offerings are ...

WATCH: Meryl F***ING Streep

Posted 08.09.2012 | Comedy

There are two kinds of people in this world: Those who recognize the inherent greatness of one Meryl Streep, and total stupid jerks. In fact, we're ba...

What I Learned From Hope Springs

Rick Mele | Posted 10.09.2012 | Moviefone Canada
Rick Mele

Hope Springs, about a Nebraskan housewife whose needs aren't being met by her husband, is an impressively frank examination of a marriage gone stale. As a public service, I attempted to sort out the various breakthroughs I had while watching.

'Hope Springs' Has Serious Charms

Liz Smith | Posted 10.09.2012 | Celebrity
Liz Smith

If you can believe that the woman who played both the dynamic domineering Margaret Thatcher and the delicious Julia Child is a hopeless, despondent and put-upon matron - well, that's the theme of "Hope Springs."

Laura Rowley

Hope Springs: Meryl Streep And Tommy Lee Jones Talk Sex And Marriage In Their New Film

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Rowley | Posted 08.07.2012 | Fifty

“Everybody is contending with the same thing at a certain point in life –- you see certain doors are closed. You’re facing a shorter journey and [wanting to know] how to make it richer, how to make it mean something.”

Review: Hope Springs

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.07.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

They take a very specific couple and make them universal. It could be a primer on what couple's therapy is about, how it works and how the results won't always be life-changing breakthroughs -- at least not right away.

What Movie Was The 'Most Fun' For Steve Carell?

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 08.06.2012 | Entertainment

Steve Carell has a well-deserved reputation for being a nice guy. He should really get more credit for being shrewd about the roles that he chooses as...

Hope Springs Proves Aces for Tommy Lee Jones

Carole Mallory | Posted 10.06.2012 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Go to Hope Springs and see what happens to this couple who is in love, but who does not know it or know how to show it.

The Lineup: Our Top Books, Movies And TV Picks For August

Posted 08.01.2012 | Fifty

August: As far as months go, it's a seemingly non-eventful stretch of 31 days. It lacks the back-to-back holiday cheer of fall and winter or the good-...