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My Life in the Art Department in Los Angeles


As a new contributor to Art DepartMENTAL, I will be covering the Art department scene in Los Angeles in greater detail as the months go on. Rose and I thought it would be a good idea to start off with a little bit about myself and my work in the art department through a Q&A. So without further delay, Rose asked and I answered…

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HUMP DAY QUOTE DAY: Do the Best You Can


Haskell Wexler- Cinematographer


“If you can spend your time doing the best you can doing Continue reading


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IN MEMORIAM: Elizabeth Taylor (1932-2011)



I loved Liz Taylor. Not because she was beautiful, not because she was a tabloid temptress, but because she was a damn fine actress. Since the day that she passed people seem to have forgotten that the reason she was in our lives in the first place was because she was an actress. She entertained us and made us feel something with every role she encapsulated. I just wanted to take a moment and remember some of her most memorable roles, not to mention some great sets she helped bring to life. She will be missed.


Jane Eyre (1943)

Elizabeth Taylor as Helen Burns

National Velvet (1944)

Elizabeth Taylor as Velvet Brown

Little Women (1949)

Elizabeth Taylor as Amy

Father of the Bride (1950)

Elizabeth Taylor as Katherine ‘Kay’ Banks

A Place in the Sun (1951)

Elizabeth Taylor as Angela Vickers

The Last Time I Saw Paris (1954)

Elizabeth Taylor as Helen Ellsworth

Giant (1956)

Elizabeth Taylor as Leslie Benedict

Raintree County (1957)

Elizabeth Taylor as Susanna Drake

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)

Elizabeth Taylor as Maggie Pollitt

Suddenly Last Summer (1959)

Elizabeth Taylor as Catherine Holly

Cleopatra (1963)

Elizabeth Taylor as Cleopatra

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

Elizabeth Taylor as Martha

The Taming of the Shrew (1967)

Elizabeth Taylor as Katharina

Reflections in a Golden Eye (1967)

Elizabeth Taylor as Leonora Penderton




What is your favourite Liz Taylor movie? The above two trailers are my favourites.


Rose XO.



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