Category Archive: Birthdays

Christian Bale: This is 40

Hello everybody, there’s a very important Hollywood birthday today! Academy-Award winning Christian Charles Philip Bale was born on January 30th, 1974 in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom. Bale is one of my favorite… Continue reading

Half a century of Brad Pitt

Hi everybody. Just wanted to do a quick post and acknowledge the 50th birthday of one of my favorite actors, Brad Pitt! Born in 1963, William Bradley Pitt has been nominated for 4… Continue reading

Three candles on a chocolate and orange cake!

It’s a special day at this here blog! WordPress reminded me (since I’d forgotten; I’m the worst) that today is Committed to Celluloid‘s (formerly fernandorafael) third anniversary! It honestly feels like just yesterday… Continue reading

64 candles

I couldn’t let this day pass without acknowledging the 64th birthday of my favorite actress, the glorious, gorgeous and supremely talented Meryl Streep. I’ll watch anything featuring her. Meryl’s ability is endlessly captivating.… Continue reading

Happy birthday, Mr. Tarantino!

Just wanted to write a quick post and acknowledge Quentin Tarantino’s birthday. The visionary director, whose films are a genre unto itself, was born as Quentin Jerome Tarantino in Knoxville, Tennessee on March… Continue reading

Dos Años

Committed to Celluloid (né FernandoRafael) turns two today! Two trips around the Sun ago, I posted my first review here. The movie in question was Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Biutiful, my favorite film of… Continue reading

Kate Winslet [5·Oct·1975]

One of my favorite actresses turns 37 today! Everyone that knows me knows how much I love and admire this woman. She is the epitome of talent, elegance and style. The best actress… Continue reading


Pedro Almodóvar Caballero was born in Calzada de Calatrava, Spain,  a rural small town of Ciudad Real, a province of Castile-La Mancha in the administrative district of Almagro, on September 25th, exactly 63 years ago. He… Continue reading

Happy Birthday!

3 talented guys celebrate their birthday today! Fantastic actor and former SNL member Bill Murray turns 62, one half of the legendary directing duo, Ethan Coen, turns 55 and one third of the… Continue reading

From and Inspired By: Hans Zimmer

Hans Zimmer, the renowned German composer, turns 55 today. Zimmer has won multiple awards across the globe, including an Oscar, and he has scored many of the best films in recent years, such… Continue reading