The One – Oscar Winner Matthew McConaughey

Matthew McConaughey most certainly is the One ('...and only true gentlemen'- in the words of Dolce and Gabbana) this year. With his incredible performance in Jean Marc Vallee's Dallas Buyers club, an incredible award season has followed and rightly so. Having already won the Golden Globe's Best Actor, the SAG and Critic's Choice Award for his portrayal of character Ron Woodroof, the sexy southern actor is now the proud owner of that ultimate gold statue. Last night Matthew McConaughey won an Oscar for Actor in a Leading Role, in a very tough category, up against the likes of Wolf of Wall Street's Leonardo di Caprio, American Hustle's Christian Bale, 12 Year's a Slave's Chiwetol Eljifior and Nebraska's Bruce Dern. And of course, the Dolce and Gabbana gentlemen accepted his Oscar dressed head to toe in Dolce and Gabbana, from the New Bond Street Dolce and Gabbana boutique concept store in London. This was McConaughey's first Oscar nomination and his first win,...
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London Film Festival Concludes

So, the London Film Festival has concluded. In spirit of this wonderful art form and without the privilege of attending the festival, I had my own little film festival. My festival worked like so: notepad, pen, bed and film...and of course the disapproving boyfriend, who can't seem to comprehend why I can no longer watch a film without having to scribble in my notepad. 'I thought you blogged about fashion?' To be honest...so did I? I do! I blog about anything creative and inspirational... Strangely I seem to have flocked like a moth to a flame, with this whole blogging about film...(but that's another post for another time). So, in tone with the London Film Festival I watched a film a night - my intention was to watch all the popular must sees that I haven't seen or forgotten and those currently dominating the cinemas. So, I started with The Help, Drive, Crazy Stupid Love - which I have blogged about individually, and then I randomly selected a number of  mostly great films, some not worth mentioning at all. A Stream of...
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