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Matilda Dixon-Smith on “The Carrie Diaries”: Before the Sex…and the City

February 11, 2013


How much more can we milk this Single New York Gal thing? After Candace Bushnell’s column in the New York Observer was turned into a book, it was turned into a successful HBO TV series and then into two lucrative films. And now, here comes another: the prequel to that Sex and the City phenomenon , The […]

“How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying” by Amy Giacomucci

December 16, 2011


Recently, I saw Daniel Radcliffe star as J. Pierpont Finch in How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying on Broadway. Feel free to walk away for a moment while you vent your jealousy. Go get yourself a soda or get some trail mix, or wrap yourself up in your Harry Potter snuggie while quietly murmuring to yourself: “She doesn’t […]

“Something Borrowed” by Matilda Dixon-Smith

May 7, 2011


DISCLAMER: This review is not kind. Apologies, yo. I can’t even be bothered thinking of a ‘witty’ subtitle to accompany the above. This movie destroyed my soul. Let’s just jump right in, shall we? Come on over and meet Rachel (Ginnifer Goodwin), sad lawyer from New York. It’s Rachel’s 30th birthday and her Bestie-Fo’-Life Darcy […]

New York City: I Am Weather’s Bitch by Matilda Dixon-Smith

March 9, 2011


I totally went to New York in February. Read about it… I had drastically romantic notions about winter in New York City. Flurries of fluffy snow; stomping down 5th Avenue in a big, cuddly cashmere coat and a pair of seriously stylish leather boots; an enchanting skating escapade in Central Park (perhaps with a mysterious, […]