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The Great Villain Blogathon — Wrap-up & Thanks!

Originally posted on Speakeasy:
One last word and roundup before we close the door on the Great Villain Blogathon 2017: your hosts Ruth of Silver Screenings, Karen of Shadows & Satin, and Kristina of Speakeasy want to say a huge thank you to everyone who took part, visited the participating blogs, and helped spread the word via #Villains2017. A blogathon is…

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The Great Villain Blogathon – Day 5 Recap

Originally posted on Speakeasy:
Big Bads have always had us booing, and this week they inspired some fine posts about their motivation, meaning and memorable qualities. Today’s roundup covers some of the best of the worst. Bloggers: If you’ve posted your entry too late for tonight’s recap, don’t worry! We’ll include you in tomorrow’s midday wrap-up post, here…

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The Great Villain Blogathon – Day 4 Recap

Cinematic villains come from all socioeconomic groups, but they usually have two things in common: (1) they’re powerful and (2) they’re rich. And if they’re not either, they’re working hard to be both. Today’s villains provide a good cross-section of these motivations in action. Bloggers: If you’ve uploaded your entry, but it’s not included in… Continue reading The Great Villain Blogathon – Day 4 Recap

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The Great Villain Blogathon 2017 – Day 3 Recap

Originally posted on shadowsandsatin:
Villains, anyone?? It’s Day 3 of the 2017 Great Villain Blogathon, and our bad guys and gals are still going strong! We’ve got enough nasty ne’er-do-wells, conscienceless creeps, and mercenary miscreants to satisfy any fiendish appetite! So settle in and take a gander at today’s Featured Villains. (And if you’re a blogger…

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The Great Villain Blogathon 2017 – Day 2 Recap

Originally posted on shadowsandsatin:
Day 2 of the 2017 Great Villain Blogathon has been practically overflowing with despicable, diabolical, and totally depraved villains, from silent screen sinners to malevolent moms with bouffant ‘dos. Treat yourself and dive in to today’s Featured Villains. (And if you’re a blogger who uploaded an entry today that’s not listed…

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The Great Villain Blogathon 2017 – Day 1 Recap

  What an incredible Day 1 of the 2017 Great Villain Blogathon! From cowboys to robots to dangerous dames, we’ve collected an impressive bunch of villainous characters today. Bloggers: If you’ve uploaded your entry, but it’s not included in today’s recap, never fear! We shall include it in tomorrow’s recap, hosted by Shadows and Satin.… Continue reading The Great Villain Blogathon 2017 – Day 1 Recap

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The Great Villain Blogathon 2017 Starts Tuesday!

Mwahaha! The villains are back in town starting next Tuesday (April 25). If you haven’t signed up, it’s not too late to join! Each evening, your three co-hosts – Shadows & Satin, Speakeasy and Silver Screenings – will take turns posting the day’s madcap adventures. The list of participants can be found at Speakeasy HERE.… Continue reading The Great Villain Blogathon 2017 Starts Tuesday!

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Announcing the 2017 Reel Infatuation Blogathon!

Originally posted on Reel Infatuation:
Sometimes an experience is so much fun that you cannot wait to do it again. This impulse is one of the reasons why people keep revisiting amusement parks and beaches, museums and restaurants. The comfort of the familiar, when hitched to the promise of a fresh, unpredictable variation, is pretty…

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Rolling Out our Red Carpet

Hey! We’ve been nominated for blogging awards. Now, before we get a big head about all this, we need to thank the bloggers who nominated us. And we mean really thank these folks, all of whom curate thoughtful, interesting and entertaining blogs. If you’re not familiar with these sites, you should pay ’em a visit! ♠ The… Continue reading Rolling Out our Red Carpet

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Announcing The Great Villain Blogathon 2017!

Originally posted on Speakeasy:
Time once again to face the evil with the annual Big Bad Blogathon celebrating cinema’s worst villains. Just pick a favourite movie villain, whether outlaw, thug, crazed fan, dictator, mistress, monster, slasher, gangster, alien, animated or artificial intelligence; pick any scoundrel to scrutinize, rascal to respect, or evildoer to evaluate, from…