Posts tagged "the smurfs"

Today’s Lady News: The Problem With Smurfette

Oh, Smurfette! Let us overthink your existence and whether it means something. [The Atlantic Monthly]
A new essay has been released by civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks which revealed her white male employer once attempted to rape her as an 18-year-old. [AP]
Wannabe Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann is scheduled to…

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 29, 2011

Katy Perry Gets Smurfed Up

Just in case you weren’t sure what movie Katy Perry was promoting, she’s helpfully wearing it all over her ample bosoms.

By: Julie Gerstein / July 25, 2011

Smurfette Smizes

It’s not easy being blue. In the new issue Harper’s Bazaar, Smurfette models hot designer accessories, from Marc Jacobs to Louis Vuitton (as seen here). All I have to say is—homegirl looks kinda fly. [Harper's Bazaar]…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / June 30, 2011

Spanish Town Becomes Smurf Village

This is a photo of Juzcar, a town in Spain that has been chosen for the world premiere of “The Smurfs 3D.” Why? Because the town opted to paint all of its buildings blue and erect oodles of Smurfy statues in public squares. Oh, and the local kids have taken to wearing smurf hats? Here’…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / June 18, 2011

Give This Cat An Oscar!

This orange kitty is playing Azrael, Gargamel’s cat in “The Smurfs” movie, currently filming in NYC. He’s such a good little actor!

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 1, 2010

11 Reasons Why We’re Smurfing Out Over The New Smurfs Movie

La, la, la, la, la, la, la, la, la, la, la … “The Smurfs” film is coming soon to a theater near you. According to the New York Post, Hank Azaria, who will play Gargamel, has been spotted rocking a “chrome dome” in public, which can only mean one thing. We’re getting closer to the…

By: Ami Angelowicz / May 4, 2010

The Freaky Parallels Between The New “Smurfs” And “Muppets” Movies

I’m sensing a trend here. First, a major studio announces that they’ll be making an update of a mega-popular kids franchise: Columbia/Sony are making “The Smurfs: The Movie” and Disney will soon start filming a new “Muppet Movie.” Both flicks will be a mixture of animation/puppets with live-action actors. Last week, it was announced last…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / March 17, 2010

Latest ’80s Comeback: The Smurfs In 3D!

La, la, la, la, la, la. For some reason, whenever I let my mind go blank, the word “smurf” pops into it. So I’m pretty excited that Sony Pictures is working on a movie version of the little blue guys that’ll be out circa December 2010. “The Smurfs” will be partly in 3-D animation and…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 5, 2009