nicole stephens

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“It would be wonderful to say you regretted it. It would be easy. But what does it mean? What does it mean to regret when you have no choice? It’s what you can bear. There it is. No one’s going to forgive me. It was death. I chose life.”

The Hours (2002, Dir. Stephen Daldry)

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Vanity Fair Hollywood Covers by Annie Leibovitz (1995-2004)

  • 1995: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Uma Thurman, Nicole Kidman, Patricia Arquette, Linda Fiorentino, Gwyneth Paltrow, Sarah Jessica Parker, Julianne Moore, Angela Bassett, and Sandra Bullock.
  • 1996: Tim Roth, Leonardo DiCaprio, Matthew McConaughey, Benicio Del Toro, Michael Rapaport, Stephen Dorff, Johnathon Schaech, David Arquette, Will Smith, and Skeet Ulrich.
  • 1997: Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet, Claire Danes, Renée Zellweger, Minnie Driver, Alison Elliott, Jada Pinkett, Jennifer Lopez, Charlize Theron, and Fairuza Balk.
  • 1998: Joaquin Phoenix, Vince Vaughn, Natalie Portman, Djimon Hounsou, Cate Blanchett, Tobey Maguire, Claire Forlani, Gretchen Mol, Christina Ricci, Ed Furlong, and Rufus Sewell.
  • 1999: Adrien Brody, Thandie Newton, Monica Potter, Reese Witherspoon, Julia Stiles, Leelee Sobieski, Giovanni Ribisi, Sarah Polley, Norman Reedus, Anna Friel, Omar Epps, Kate Hudson, Vinessa Shaw, and Barry Pepper.
  • 2000: Penélope Cruz, Wes Bentley, Mena Suvari, Marley Shelton, Chris Klein, Selma Blair, Paul Walker, Jordana Brewster, and Sarah Wynter.
  • 2001: Nicole Kidman, Catherine Deneuve, Meryl Streep, Gwyneth Paltrow, Cate Blanchett, Kate Winslet, Vanessa Redgrave, Chloë Sevigny, Sophia Loren, and Penélope Cruz.
  • 2002: Kirsten Dunst, Kate Beckinsale, Jennifer Connelly, Rachel Weisz, Brittany Murphy, Selma Blair, Rosario Dawson, Christina Applegate, and Naomi Watts.
  • 2003: Tom Hanks, Tom Cruise, Harrison Ford, Jack Nicholson, Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Jude Law, Samuel L. Jackson, Don Cheadle, Hugh Grant, Dennis Quaid, Ewan McGregor, and Matt Damon.
  • 2004: Julianne Moore, Jennifer Connelly, Gwyneth Paltrow, Naomi Watts, Salma Hayek, Jennifer Aniston, Kirsten Dunst, Diane Lane, Lucy Liu, Hilary Swank, Alison Lohman, Scarlett Johansson, and Maggie Gyllenhaal.
Mars In The Houses

Mars In The 1st House

  • Positive Traits: direct, unstoppable, you accomplish things quickly
  • Negative Traits: rash, you can’t seem to slow down and think carefully, potentially you may be seen as a bully
  • Celebrities: Johnny Depp, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Kourtney Kardashian, Ernest Hemingway

Mars In The 2nd House

  • Positive Traits: good at saving money, forbearing, alert
  • Negative Traits: very stern, you believe you know best, sometimes inflexible
  • Celebrities: Michael Jordan, Sting, Kirsten Dunst, Julianne Moore

Mars In The 3rd House

  • Positive Traits: bold, well-informed, animated persona
  • Negative Traits: you say/do/think things that are controversial, brash, combative
  • Celebrities: Adriana Lima, Elton John, Alfred Hitchcock, Kelly Rowland

Mars In The 4th House

  • Positive Traits: fierce, concerned about the well-being of others, warm 
  • Negative Traits: issues dealing with anger, conniving, resentful
  • Celebrities: Walt Disney, Michelle Williams, Norah Jones, Chuck Norris

Mars In The 5th House

  • Positive Traits: active, infectious, exciting to be around
  • Negative Traits: overly rambunctious, your desire to be the leader of everything may upset other people, trouble with long-term commitments
  • Celebrities: Ke$ha, Gordon Ramsay, Sarah Jessica Parker, Adrien Brody

Mars In The 6th House

  • Positive Traits: disciplined, work ethic is second to none, respectful
  • Negative Traits: tough standards, easily offended when people offer constructive criticism, nagging
  • Celebrities: Marvin Gaye, Denzel Washington, Courteney Cox, Zoë Kravitz

Mars In The 7th House

  • Positive Traits: fiery, shrewd, great partner to have on a team
  • Negative Traits: argumentative, you have problems following through with goals, self-centered
  • Celebrities: Ben Stiller, Janet Jackson, Stanley Kubrick, Maya Angelou

Mars In The 8th House

  • Positive Traits: instinctive, admirably enigmatic, unconstrained
  • Negative Traits: hidden, difficult to satisfy, entitled
  • Celebrities: Zooey Deschanel, Emma Stone, David Lynch, Jackie Chan

Mars In The 9th House

  • Positive Traits: playful, frank, sincere
  • Negative Traits: tendency to forget completing ordinary/daily tasks, cocky, sometimes you avoid responsibilities
  • Celebrities: Zac Efron, Paul Walker, Kate Hudson, Jessie J.

Mars In The 10th House

  • Positive Traits: successful, planned, headstrong
  • Negative Traits: rigid, you aren’t open to group work, you often do things only to your advantage
  • Celebrities: Steve Carell, Franz Kafka, Michelle Pfeiffer, Frances Bean Cobain

Mars In The 11th House

  • Positive Traits: brainstorming, inspirational, you fight for justice
  • Negative Traits: unpredictable, neglectful of friends and family, you miss the smaller details
  • Celebrities: Sarah Silverman, Leonard Cohen, Orson Welles, Tina Fey

Mars In The 12th House

  • Positive Traits: good at offering useful advice, sympathetic, hopeful
  • Negative Traits: you self-doubt, you are more of a dreamer than a doer, certain aspects of your life may feel out of your control or chaotic
  • Celebrities: Nicole Scherzinger, Victoria Beckham, Stephen King, Tim Burton
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Academy Award for Best Actress:

75. Nicole Kidman // The Hours (2002, Stephen Daldry)

Dear Leonard. To look life in the face, always, to look life in the face and to know it for what it is. At last to know it, to love it for what it is, and then, to put it away. Leonard, always the years between us, always the years. Always the love. Always the hours.

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SHERLOCK HOLMES PORTRAYERS (PART TWO): Arthur Wontner (who played him five times in the thirties), Basil Rathbone (who played him 14 times from 1939-1946), Ronald Howard (son of Leslie, who played him on British TV in the fifties), Peter Cushing (who played him on British TV and in The Hound of the Baskervilles, 1959), Christopher Lee (who played him in the early sixties and in the early nineties), Robert Stephens (The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, 1970) and Nicol Williamson (The Seven Per-Cent Solution, 1976).

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Yıl 1923, başarılı yazar Virginia Woolf, Londra'nın dışındaki gözlerden uzak evinde Mrs. Dalloway isimli kitabını yazmaya başlar. Sağlık problemleriyle boğuşan Woolf, ağır bir depresyonun pençesindedir… Yıl 1951, tutkuyla Mrs. Dalloway'i okuyan ev kadını Laura Brown sahip olduğu hayattan kaçmanın tek yolunu böyle bulur… Yıl 2001, AIDS'e yakalanan eski kocasının onuruna bir parti düzenleyen Clarissa Vaughan ve eski kocası arasında Mrs. Dalloway üzerine kurulu özel bir bağ vardır.

Farklı zaman dilimlerinde yaşayan üç farklı kadının bir gününü, Virginia Woolf'un kült romanı Mrs. Dalloway ekseninde anlatan film 9 dalda Oscar'a aday gösterilmiş, bunlardan birini kazanmıştı.

Yönetmen: Stephen Daldry
Yapım: 2002 / İngiltere / 114 Dakika
Oyuncular: Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Julianne Moore
Tür: Drama

ve ek olarak, her gidişatın bir sürüklenişi vardır. bizden istemsizce de gelişebilir, bizim isteğimizle de. fakat ilk önce bilmemiz gereken nasıl başlayacağımız.

“Mrs.Dolloway bu sabah çiçekleri kendisinin alacağını söyledi.”