Posts tagged "alice in wonderland"

Meryl Streep Sings About Eating Alice’s Mushrooms

While singing about “Eating Mushrooms,” Meryl Streep sure knows how to act out the trippy state of Wonderland in the New York Shakespeare Festival production of Elizabeth Swados’ musical adaptation of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, Alice At The Palace. Although Streep prances around in pink overalls and bushy hair, her…

By: Daley Quinn / November 14, 2012

The iPad Brings “Alice In Wonderland” To Life

Like many others, I've read reviews of the iPad here and there, but if this isn't the best motivator to buy one, I don't know what is. Alice in Wonderland comes alive. Now that's awesome. [YouTube]…

By: Susannah Breslin / April 14, 2010

Chloe Sevigny Plays Alice In Wonderland

Are you getting sick of the flood of "Alice in Wonderland"-inspired everything? We're on the verge, but this Russian Harper's Bazaar photo with two Chloë Sevignys donning teacups on their heads is pretty neat. [Fashion Gone Rogue]…

By: Catherine Strawn / March 25, 2010

“Alice In Wonderland” Sure Tastes Good

Los Angeles-based bakery Bakelab has come up with these yummy-looking "Alice in Wonderland"-inspired treats which include "Taste Me" cookies, Cheshire Cat macaroons, and Un-Birthday cakes. We say: You're never too old for a tea party. [Bakelab]…

By: Leonora Epstein / March 16, 2010

Your Very Own “Alice In Wonderland” Tale

What makes a good book? Some might say it's when you really identify with a character. Personalized Classics takes things one step further by allowing you to actually be that personality—order your customized version of Alice in Wonderland, indicating what names (your own, for example) you'd like for the characters, title, and dedication. Within 30…

By: Leonora Epstein / March 12, 2010

Trailer Park: “Alice In Wonderland,” “Brooklyn’s Finest,” “The Yellow Handkerchief,” “The Good Guy”

What better weekend to go to the movies is there than Oscar weekend, when magical films, which have allowed us to briefly escape our lives, are honored for their role in our sanity and entertainment? This week, you can follow Alice down the rabbit's hole with "Alice in Wonderland," feel like a badass with "Brooklyn'…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 5, 2010

10 Thoughts After Seeing Tim Burton’s “Alice In Wonderland”

I heart twisted Tim Burton movies: "Pee-wee’s Big Adventure," "Beetlejuice," "Edward Scissorhands," "Ed Wood," "The Nightmare Before Christmas" … I’m just reading off my DVD shelf here. So there was no way I was going to wait one more minute to see his interpretation of "Alice In Wonderland." I did my nails Burton-style and wa…

By: Simcha / March 5, 2010

Quotable: Helena Bonham Carter Is Happy To Be Deformed By Tim Burton

"I personally find it especially flattering that he tends to deform me in every movie. But my mother and everyone ask me, 'What is it with you and him?' But that's the point of acting isn't it? It's all dress-up."— Helena Bonham Carter on working with partner Tim Burton, who directed her most recently a…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 4, 2010

A Look At The First “Alice In Wonderland” From 1903

Tim Burton's "Alice in Wonderland" opens this weekend, and to get you in the mood, here's a look at the first film version of the Lewis Carroll tale ever made. This was filmed in 1903, over 100 years ago. I dunno—the White Rabbit and kids in card suits here are pretty awesome. Can Tim to…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / March 3, 2010

New “Alice In Wonderland” Clips Leave Us … Confused

T-minus one week until Tim Burton's "Alice in Wonderland" opens in theaters, and several new clips are making their rounds on the interwebs today. And I gotta admit that while I was once psyched about the 3D IMax trip-fest, the clips just seem a little ... snoozy. Above, see the White Queen (otherwise known a…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / February 25, 2010

Yes, More “Alice in Wonderland” Jewels

"Alice in Wonderland" has already spawned a nail polish line and jewelry designed by Tom Binns and Stella McCartney, but now the movie has inspired Swarovski-encrusted items as well. Disney worked with the crystal brand to create four different pieces -- two necklaces and two rings -- which incorporate the Queen of Heart's symbol and…

By: Bianca Posterli / February 10, 2010

Nicholas Kirkwood Designs Shoes Fit For A Mad Hatter

We've written about shoe designer Nicholas Kirkwood's zany creations before, but this time he takes things to a whole new level. Kirkwood, along with several other designers, was asked to a concoct a pair of "Alice in Wonderland"-themed heels for display in the windows of the Printemps store in Paris. The image you see u…

By: Susannah Breslin / February 1, 2010

Claw Your Way Down The Rabbit Hole

Every good movie deserves a proper nail polish collaboration, right? OPI fell down the rabbit hole and found inspiration in Tim Burton's delicious-looking new film "Alice in Wonderland." The product of their fantastical dreams turned into four different shades: Absolutely Alice, Mad as a Hatter, Off With Her Red! and Thanks So Muchness. These look…

By: Bianca Posterli / December 29, 2009

Photographer Elena Kalis Takes Lewis Carroll’s Classic Story Underwater

Will recreating classic fairy tales and children's stories in photo shoots ever get old? Probably not. Photographer Elena Kalis took this amazing series of underwater photos in which her 10-year-old daughter plays out scenes from Alice in Wonderland in the clear, blue ocean surrounding the Bahamas, where they live. We'd like to take a tri…

By: Catherine Strawn / September 9, 2009

Crave: Fishs Eddy Alice Canvas Tote Bag

You can never have enough canvas totes. They’re great for trips to the beach and walks around town, and they're sturdy enough to hold loads of books. In honor of the upcoming Tim Burton remake of "Alice in Wonderland," why not make your next canvas tote this Alice-inspired one? You can’t beat the price, and…

By: Carrie Wasterlain / August 12, 2009

Get Excited, Tim Burton Is Coming To the Museum Of Modern Art

If you haven’t been to a museum in a while, we have one very good reason why, come fall, you should. From November to April 2010, never-before-seen art by Tim Burton will be on display at New York's Museum of Modern Art. The exhibit will feature 700 works, including 14 films, as well as puppets,…

By: Nikki Dowling / July 30, 2009

“Alice In Wonderland” Looks Like The Best Movie Ever

The trailer for Tim Burton's "Alice In Wonderland" has finally come down the rabbit hole and it looks a-maaaazing. Johnny Depp, in particular, looks deliciously wicked, definitely channeling the same dark kookiness of his version of Willy Wonka. Only this time, we hope his brilliance is fully appreciated. With Wonka, he could not escape compariso…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 22, 2009

Tim Burton’s “Alice In Wonderland” Is Going To be Amazing

Tim Burton is one of my favorite directors. I know "The Nightmare Before Christmas" by heart and left the theater with goosebumps after seeing his twisted remake of "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory." Not to mention that I admire his constantly casting Johnny Depp! Which is why I could not contain my excitement upon seeing…

By: Daniela Guernica / June 22, 2009

The Daily Squeeze: Biden PDA, Tina Fey’s Book, And A Really Expensive Pair Of Shoes

If the cute photos of the Obamas smooching weren't enough political PDA for you, check out this slideshow of the Bidens' greatest moments. [Huffington Post] Tina Fey's writing a book of essays! [NY Times]…

By: Catherine Strawn / October 7, 2008

Fashion Designer Falls Through Runway, Disappears

Did she end up in Wonderland? I mean, POOF! She's gone. [DListed]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 9, 2008