12 ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ Quotes For When the World Is Your Oyster

12 ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ Quotes For When the World Is Your Oyster

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One of the first big movies I can recall watching when I was around 12 was the utterly classic Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Just the name makes me think of something untouchable and irreplaceable. After that I’d stop and watch it with my mom, my grandma, or by myself whenever I saw it on TV. I feel like everyone has a special place where they hold a movie like that.     Based loosely off the Truman Capote novella of 1958, the 1961 film had slight changes in the plot, but it was no less charming. It portrays the story of …

12 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' Quotes For When the World Is Your Oyster

12 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' Quotes For When the World Is Your Oyster

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One of the first big movies I can recall watching when I was around 12 was the utterly classic Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Just the name makes me think of something untouchable and irreplaceable. After that I’d stop and watch it with my mom, my grandma, or by myself whenever I saw it on TV. I feel like everyone has a special place where they hold a movie like that.     Based loosely off the Truman Capote novella of 1958, the 1961 film had slight changes in the plot, but it was no less charming. It portrays the story of …

It’s Official: You Can Now Eat Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Darling

It’s Official: You Can Now Eat Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Darling

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I am freaking out right now because I never saw this one coming, but I am glad it did!   I’m not sure if I know of anyone who isn’t a fan of the 1961 film Breakfast at Tiffany’s. It’s a classic adaptation of Truman Capote’s 1958 novella and probably one of the most adored movies in history. Audrey Hepburn was absolute class in that film with her notable Little Black Dress, beautiful pearls, and feathery words that captured us all. We all know that scene where she takes her croissant and coffee to Tiffany’s Fifth Avenue flagship store in Manhattan. …

Truman Capote’s Missing Chapters Reveal Secrets of NYC Aristocrats

Truman Capote’s Missing Chapters Reveal Secrets of NYC Aristocrats

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Some things are better left unseen, unread, and completely untraceable. Only stories and word of mouth could lead the way into the abyss of possibilities.   This may be true when it comes to Truman Capote’s unfinished novel Answered Prayers.   Image Via Pinterest   Truman Capote’s success after In Cold Blood and Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Three Stories launched him right into literary history as well as the elite social circles of New York City. He spent evenings out in the Hamptons, at lavish city soirees, and at crowded get-togethers that were full of socialites and political figures that Capote took great interest …