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Vivian Rhodes

Vivian Rhodes

Vivian Rhode, who holds an M.S. degree from Syracuse University’s Newhouse School of Communication, is a published mystery novelist and Emmy-nominated television writer. Her Lifetime movie, Stolen from the Womb aired in June 2014. Her recently republished novel, Groomed for Murder is available as an e-book on Amazon and is now being considered as the basis for a pilot for an online video service. Vivian lives in Los Angeles and writes about all things nostalgia- from film noir to vintage toys- on her blog, Rhodes Less Traveled.
Vivian Rhodes

Latest posts by Vivian Rhodes (see all)

A TRIBUTE TO PATTY DUKE

Like many of you, I was saddened to hear of the passing of Patty Duke.  I met the woman over ...

AMY TOWNSEND VS. BRIDGET JONES

1995 was twenty years ago and yet to me it seems like yesterday. In the past twenty years we have ...

SEXIEST ACTRESSES THROUGH THE DECADES

Sex appeal is an extremely subjective matter.  What makes a woman sexy?  In Japan it may be a small foot.  In ...

ALFRED HITCHCOCK

Alfred Hitchcock is probably my all time favorite director, followed closely by Billy Wilder.  I have enjoyed Hitchcock films my entire ...

A Bit About Me

It occurred to me recently that though I've just begun blogging and writing movie reviews for Coffey Talk, most of ...

A HOLLYWOOD LOVE AFFAIR

           There have been many noteworthy Hollywood love affairs throughout the years, but few as memorable nor as tragic as that ...

MAD MEN: WHY WE LOVED IT SO MUCH

Just hearing the opening theme on Sunday night gave me, and millions of other viewers of Mad Men a tremendous feeling of ...

 


 

Movie Reviews by Vivian

Poster for the movie "The Intern"

THE INTERN No ratings yet.

My Review: By Vivian Rhodes Producer/director/writer Nancy Meyers creates adult comedies for, well, for adults. She has cast past hits like Private ...
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Poster for the movie ""

MR. HOLMES

My Review: By Vivian RhodesThere has been a trend in in the past few years to re-visit our literary heroes and ...
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Poster for the movie "Inside Out"

INSIDE OUT

My Review: By Vivian Rhodes            When my son and daughter were young I had the perfect excuse to go to the ...
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Poster for the movie "I’ll See You in My Dreams"

I’LL SEE YOU IN MY DREAMS

My Review: By Vivian RhodesI had arrived at the movie theatre to see I’ll See You in My Dreams fully expecting ...
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Poster for the movie "Far from the Madding Crowd"

FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD

My Review: By Vivian Rhodes Admittedly, I have never been a particular fan of author, Thomas Hardy, having been forced to read ...
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Poster for the movie "Brooklyn"

Brooklyn

My Review: By Vivian Rhodes                When I went to see it, I didn’t know much about the film, Brooklyn, other than ...
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Poster for the movie ""

5 FLIGHTS UP

My Review: By Vivian Rhodes In the past few years there have been an abundance of films too obviously designed to attract ...
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