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10 Great Thematic Movie Quotes for Men

10 Great Thematic Movie Quotes for Men

“Go ahead, make my day” and “Frankly, Scarlett, I don’t give a damn” are classic, guy movie quotes, but don’t necessarily impart any wisdom on us. So we at DM40 came up with 10 great passages from the lips of great actors that we can actually learn something from.   1. “Show me the money!” – CubaContinue Reading

Five Great Christmas Movies for Men

Five Great Christmas Movies for Men

Since Christmas season starts the day after Thanksgiving, this column is sort of late. If you’re looking for sappy Christmas flicks (in other words—movies for women), you’ve come to the wrong place. Here are five classics that guys love. Ladies are welcome to serve us chestnuts roasted on an open fire while we watch.  Continue Reading

10 Overrated Female Celebrity Lookers: Part 2

10 Overrated Female Celebrity Lookers: Part 2

As we noted in Part 1, just because the following ladies made our list doesn’t necessarily make them totally undesirable. We’re just saying that these women celebs are not as great as many make them out to be. Here are the ladies and our reasons (to see part 1, click here):   EMMA STONE SheContinue Reading

Where Are They Now? Stars We Grew Up With Who Left the Spotlight

Where Are They Now? Stars We Grew Up With Who Left the Spotlight

Have you ever been channel-surfing and come across someone that was pretty popular years ago that you’re pretty sure isn’t dead but you haven’t seen in a long time? Well, here are some of those entertainers who have either retired from show business altogether or have changed vocations within the entertainment industry. For each celeb,Continue Reading

10 of the Hottest Female Movie Stars of the 1970s

10 of the Hottest Female Movie Stars of the 1970s

In previous pieces, we have looked back at the hottest TV celebrities of the 1970s. Today we look at some of the hottest female stars of the cinema in that decade. For each actress, we list some of the flicks they starred in. Keep in mind, this is not an all-inclusive list. We will run otherContinue Reading

The 10 Greatest American Novels

The 10 Greatest American Novels

Certain to spark a debate among connoisseurs (that means you!), today I list my top 10 picks for the best all-time American literary classics (I know you’ve read them all):   THE GRAPES OF WRATH John Steinbeck’s masterpiece about a family that leaves the dust bowl for the promised land of California only to findContinue Reading

The Greatest Rock & Roll Lyricists of the 1960s

The Greatest Rock & Roll Lyricists of the 1960s

The emergence of rock & roll in the 1950s left it poised to become the most important medium for social commentary and consciousness in the decade that followed. It was in that time that most of the prolific and poetic lyricists of the genre came of age. In the five decades that have followed sinceContinue Reading

A Lady We Love: A Pictorial History of Nicole Kidman

A Lady We Love: A Pictorial History of Nicole Kidman

Nicole Kidman is one of those women that men over 40 love (and plenty of guys under 40, too, we’re sure). She’s one of the best actresses of our time—she can play different types of women (with different types of accents!). She is also beautiful to boot, no matter what hairstyle she sports. And whileContinue Reading

Letterman Should Be Getting the Boot—Not Leno

Letterman Should Be Getting the Boot—Not Leno

In case you haven’t heard, Jimmy Fallon will be taking over for Jay Leno on The Tonight Show in the Spring of 2014. NBC claims they are trying to attract a younger audience. This would make sense except for the fact that Leno’s ratings are great. Leno is the perfect guy for late night TV.Continue Reading

10 of the Hottest Celebrity Lesbians

10 of the Hottest Celebrity Lesbians

Not all lesbian and bisexual celebrities have the looks and charm of Rosie O’Donnell and Rachel Maddow. There are actually some real knockouts. Our top 10 follow, below. Note: The women on this list are either officially “out” or have admitted their preference for the ladies. Stars like Lucy Liu and Angelina Jolie who have justContinue Reading