Ootastic: PCOS in pictures

August 16, 2016

30 Film Females: A League Of Their Own (1992)

Filed under: 30 Film Females — ootastic @ 7:26 pm

It’s been great to see so many Team GB women excel at the Rio Olympics.  My three-year old’s favourites so far have been “horse dancing” (dressage) and “jumping” (trampoline).  I’m intrigued to hear that Olympic baseball will be making a comeback at the 2020 games in Tokyo.  One of my memorable movies from early nineties, possibly because I’d been on the school rounders team, is the comedy-drama A League Of Their Own.  An enthusiastic ensemble cast – including Geena Davis, Madonna and Rosie O’Donnell – tells the real-life story of the All-American Girls Professional Girls Baseball League that was established during World War Two.  Aside from the obvious comparisons between Madonna and Marilyn Monroe, my pun-inclined brain always flags up the song Diamonds Are A Girl’s Best Friend (actually from the film Gentlemen Prefer Blondes).

Honourable mentions for 1992: a truly sinister Rebecca De Mornay in The Hand That Rocks The Cradle.  Also, Demi Moore gives good legal defense in A Few Good (Wo)Men.

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2 Comments »

  1. I should’ve saved this picture for this post: https://ootastic.wordpress.com/2016/06/06/30-film-females-looper-2012-again/

    Comment by ootastic — August 19, 2016 @ 6:50 pm

  2. […] in “A League Of Their Own” […]

    Pingback by 30 Film females: The Final Countdown | Ootastic: PCOS in pictures — September 29, 2016 @ 9:47 pm


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