Movie-Inspired Holiday Treats

Bella Breakdown It’s my favorite time of year! Heart warming movies, lots of yummy food and time spent with loved ones. This year, gather your friends and family for an evening of food and fun, with these dishes inspired by your favorite Christmas movies. Throw a classic up on the screen and let the indulging begin! The Nutcracker: Sugar Plum Cake 2 cups sugar 1 cup vegetable oil 3 large eggs 2 cups self-rising flour 3 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1 jar (6 ounces) plums with apples baby food 1/2 cup chopped walnuts Confectioners’ sugar, optional In a large bowl,...

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Kevin Hart To Host Oscars For The First Time

Bella Breakdown It was newly announced that comedian Kevin Hart will be hosting the 91st Academy Awards for the first time. Behind the scenes, we will also see new producers this year, Donna Gigliotti and Glenn Weiss, as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences hopes to boost ratings following a decline over the past two years. “I will be sure to make this years Oscars a special one,” the comedian wrote Tuesday afternoon in an Instagram post, adding, “now it’s time to rise to the occasion. I appreciate @TheAcademy for the opportunity. For years I have been...

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The 2019 Golden Globe Nominations Have Arrived

Bella Breakdown The Golden Globes is the first award ceremony to kick off the season. Covering both movies and television, the Golden Globes provide a prediction into the Emmy and Oscar nominations that will follow soon after. If you’re like me, you absolutely love the glitz and glam of award season, and make an effort to see every single movie on the list. This year, expect a hilarious night of debauchery and fun. Andy Samberg and Sandra Oh are co-hosting the awards, which should make for a perfect pair. Plus, as the only award ceremony that guests and hosts...

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‘Mid 90s’ Jonah Hill’s Directorial Debut

Bella Breakdown Jonah Hill is no longer the goofy, chubby, funny guy. He has really solidified himself as a bonafide actor. He has been nominated for major acting awards, and has joined the ranks of some seriously impressive a-list actors and actresses. If that weren’t enough, Jonah Hill has just made his directorial debut with the film, ‘Mid 90s’. If you haven’t seen the trailer already, go watch it. It will give you some serious nostalgia. The film is set, well obviously, in the Mid 90s in Los Angeles, California. It centers around youth skateboard culture, and really follows...

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The Grinch Who Stole The Box Office

Bella Breakdown The Grinch might be one of the most successful characters when it comes to remakes. The latest remake, “Dr. Seuss’s: The Grinch” debuted at number 1 at the Box Office on November 9th, and brought it $11 million more dollars than Ron Howard’s live action “The Grinch Who Stole Christmas” starring Jim Carrey. Illumination’s latest animated Grinch brought in $66 Million on it’s first weekend, and truly stole the top spot. Benedict Cumberbatch lends his best Whoville accent to quite possibly the cutest Grinch ever animated. Cumberbatch is joined by Rashida Jones, Kenan Thompson, Angela Lansbury, and...

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