Directed by Julie Taymor, Based on a true story, Frida Kahlo, who channeled the pain of a crippling injury and her tempestuous marriage into her work. The life of artist Frida Kahlo–from her complex and enduring relationship with her mentor and husband, Diego Rivera, to her illicit and controversial affair with Leon Trotsky, to her provocative romantic entanglements with women, Frida lived a bold and uncompromising life as a political, artistic, and sexual revolutionary.
Daily Archives: May 14, 2012
Directed by George Sidney, The daughter of a riverboat captain falls in love with a charming gambler, Hawk family, is the show boat where everyone comes for great musical entertainment down south. Julie and her husband are the stars of the show. After, a snitch on board calls the local police that Julie (who’s half- African-American) is married to a whiteman, they are forced to leave the show boat. The reason being, that down south interracial marriages are forbidden. Magnolia, Captain Hawks daughter, becomes the new show boat attraction and her leading man is Gaylord Ravenal, a gambler. The two instantly fall in love, and marry, without Hawks approval. Magnolia and Gaylord leave the, “Cotton Blossom”, for a whirl wind honeymoon but Magnolia soon faces reality quickly, that gambling means more to Gaylord than anything else.