Fantastic Female Movie Characters

Award-winning journalist and novelist L.J. Sellers interviews Professor Kathleen Rowe Karlyn, a film studies expert, who shares her top ten female film characters.As the author of The Unruly Woman: Gender and the Genres of Laughter, Kathleen is drawn to “independent woman who hold their ground.” This list she says, “represents the range of ways strong and interesting women can appear in film and on TV.”...more

You mentioned a bunch of films I haven't even seen! Must put them in my Netflix ...more

Do Tell: My Dad's a Character -- Share Which Fictional Character Reminds You of Your Father to Win an iPad

Which character in TV movies or books reminds you of your father? My dad? Wall-E, no kidding. He has a highly organized collection of stuff -- much of it meaningful only to him -- which he treasures showing to his loved ones. He also has the gentle, thickly-lensed eyes and the sweet heart. ...more

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