An artist with Alzheimer’s drawing self-portraits.
Terrible, frightening disease.
this is one of the saddest things ever.
"He’s a little fighter. He kind of, he wriggles around quite a lot.” - Prince William
its like when you take dogs out of water and they carry on swimming
MOTHER, UNHAND ME, I HAVE A COUNTRY TO GOVERN
Let’s just take a moment to appreciate that Amy Adams had to hold a live fish in her mouth. A LIVE FREAKING FISH
Let’s talk about the fact that the receptionist is Jodie Benson, the voice of Ariel.
For Atlantis, Disney needed a new language for the Atlantean people. To do this, Disney hired Mark Okrand, the man who also created the famous Klingon and Vulcan for the Star Trek series. In the Atlantean language, Mark Okrand’s main source for it’s roots and stems of its words are Proto-Indo-European,but as Okrand also described it as being the “tower of babel” or “root dialect” for all languages in the world, he also used ancient Chinese, Latin, Greek, Biblical Hebrew, along with many other ancient languages or their reconstructions. As such, you can actually learn to write and speak the language!
This film is so underrated it hurts.
24 reasons to love Streisand - A birthday countdown
24 → her birthday & lucky number
#8. She’s a great actress
And she has Oscar and Golden Globe nominations and wins to prove it, but even if she didn’t, there’s no greater validation than creating work that is timeless.
"I’ve always wanted to be an actress, ever since I can remember. At 13, I auditioned for a radio show playing Joan of Arc. At 15, I remember doing a scene from Medea in acting class, 16 was an important year for me, I saw an old film starring Eleonora Duse, the great Italian actress and I’ll never forget watching those flickering images, being so impressed by the economy of her acting. She so inspired me that I practically moved to the 42nd Street library in New York to read all the plays she was in because my dream was to be a classical actress.