Joslyn Jay

I was once an exec for a prominent financial magazine. GDP what??? Nowadays, I'm a published poet, travel writer, and "vintage" pop culture blogger from the New York City area. I love movies, and especially those dusty old classics. I "heart" the rich history of film.

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Meryl Streep
An Ode To The Enigmatic, Unrivaled Meryl Streep

In our The Toast series today, we celebrate an actor par excellence, who embodies the spirit…

Gregory Peck
Birthday Toast To Gregory Peck, A Timeless Icon

Art is an important form of self-expression, and filmmaking is an enchanting, provoking, and at…

Christopher Plummer
A Tribute To The Legendary Christopher Plummer

“The hills are alive with the sound of music.”  But with one less beautiful voice. Actor…

9 to 5 review
9 to 5 (1980) Review: Classics Revisited #11

Let’s face it. Forty year anniversaries aren’t as popular as twenty-five or fifty. But for a 1980…

National Lampoon’s Vacation
National Lampoon’s Vacation (1983): Classics Revisited #6

The first in the hugely popular National Lampoon’s comedy film series, 1983’s National Lampoon’s Vacation…