Latest Boogie Nights Stories

2008-07-15 06:00:36

SIX toe-tapping girls from Coventry will be putting on their dancing shoes this summer after beating hundreds of hopefuls to a place in a new musical. The talented team from Jo Jangles Dance School will be putting their moves under the spotlight next month at the Alexandra Theatre in Birmingham after passing a gruelling audition for roles in a new production of Boogie Nights. The six girls will spend much of next month rehearsing for the show and will appear in the week starting Monday,...

2008-07-11 18:00:23

By JAMES MOTTRAM If there's one word that sums up Julianne Moore, it's fearless. Ever since the four-times Oscar-nominated actress came to our attention in Robert Altman's 1993 film Short Cuts - in which she proved she really is a redhead thanks to a full-frontal nude scene - she's made a career out of being brave. Since then, she's played a porn star in Boogie Nights, a pill- popping trophy wife in Magnolia, a suicidal depressive in The Hours and even took on the daunting task of...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.