A Republican congresswoman from Tennessee blamed pornography - as well as a host of other cultural issues - for school shootings, during a recent meeting. Diane Black, who is running for governor of Tennessee, made the comments while speaking to a group of ministers during a "listening session" recently, according to HuffPost, which reported the story and included audio of the remarks. The comment about pornography came as Black wondered what was driving some children to such violent ends.
EVERY once in a while the movies capture a raw emotional honesty with a force that makes us feel almost embarrassed. The vulnerability exposed in Tom Hanks's passionate conversations with a Wilson soccer ball in ''Cast Away'' and Sissy Spacek's rages in ''In the Bedroom'' elicit winces of pained recognition. Then there is Diane Lane's reliving of an adulterous tryst an hour after the fact in Adrian Lyne's ''Unfaithful.
Oh, no! My long-standing theory has been that as bad as pornography is for men and their expectations of adult relationships, romantic comedies and romance novels are worse for women. Both create an image of the way things should be in a relationship, and both are almost completely false.
Director Paolo Virzi's coming-of-age comedy was set during a sunny Sicilian summer, and involved an acquaintance between two characters:. After they met during her visit, Tanino would optimistically follow her to the US after the summer was over to track her down. He faced misadventures after finding that she was now uninterested in him, including being accused of becoming the lover of Sally's mother. The film included topless beach swimming scenes and some stylish photography as the camera dipped underwater and provided a gigantic closeup, and then panned up to Sally's face.
Leah Bassett, a longtime resident of the town of Aquinnah on the island, has sued Joshua Spafford, the man she says leased her home under false pretenses, and production company Mile High Distribution Inc. Two entertainment companies that distribute pornography are also named. The two met and spoke by phone several times before Spafford agreed to rent the fully furnished home from October to Mayaccording to the lawsuit.
What do half-a-dozen major sex crimes in America have in common? Pornography viewers, says the documentary, often turn their now-distorted views on life, love, and sex towards secondary victims of porn. In the film, personal stories abound.
A high-ranking Lake Forest College English professor was sentenced to 2 years probation Thursday after admitting she solicited child pornography on the Internet at home. Diane M. Ross, who authorities said used the screen name Snowy Violet, had asked a person using the moniker JFG to send her the material when she was logged onto her computer in April, according to Assistant State's Atty.
On this day inthe action thriller Red Dawn, starring Patrick Swayze, opens in theaters as the first movie to be released with a PG rating. Founded in as a trade group for the American film industry, the MPAA introduced its first-ever movie rating system in November The initial rating categories were G appropriate for audiences of all agesM for mature audiences, but all ages admittedR anyone under 16 not admitted without an accompanying adult and X no one under 17 admitted.
Her husband is busy working and their marriage at an early age forced her to put her dreams on hold. The movie delves into the moral dilemmas, but gives the cheating spouse way too much leeway and let her have way too much fun. Wilson is unhappy in his career path and his wife Jennifer Connelly is out making movies.