The final Academy Award nominee for Best Picture makes me frustrated. I don’t want to end on a sore note (not counting the wrap-up on Sunday when the award is … Continue Reading Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (2011)
So everyone should know my thoughts on The Help if you read my article I reposted about why it doesn’t deserve an Oscar nomination, but I’m going to try to … Continue Reading The Road to the Oscars: The Help (2011)
So how can I describe The Tree of Life. To start, let me preface this with some things. First, I saw this several month ago on DVD and have not … Continue Reading The Road to the Oscars: The Tree of Life (2011)
The Artist was one of a handful of movies I was dying to see at the start of 2011 and it did not disappoint. This year’s nominees hearken back to … Continue Reading The Road to the Oscars: The Artist (2011)
The Road to the Oscars continues with an Oscar contender I recently saw on DVD, yes I didn’t see this in theaters. Moneyball was a surprise for me to see … Continue Reading The Road to the Oscars: Moneyball (2011)
In honor of the Academy Awards, airing on February 26th, I’ve decided to see all nine of the films nominated for Best Picture and review them. I’ve already seen seven … Continue Reading The Road to the Oscars: The Descendants (2011)
I hate to use another pre-written, contemporary review but sadly I didn’t see any movies I could review right now so I’m putting it out there. This is the last … Continue Reading Dream House (2011)
For today’s entry I’m cheating a bit and doing a television movie but hey I’m slogging through school and haven’t had time to find any other classic films and my … Continue Reading Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (1982)
Oh the 1980s, a time for the teens as evidenced by the sheer multitude of teen-centric movies that came out. There’s the more well-known John Hughes movies, and the raunchy … Continue Reading Little Darlings (1980)
I know someone will send me a comment (or at least I hope) that I didn’t like this movie because I didn’t “get it” and sure having only seen this … Continue Reading Repulsion (1965)
An additional tidbit today looking at why The Help doesn’t deserve it’s Best Picture nomination! Why The Help Doesn\’t Deserve to Be Nominated for Best Picture.
I was recommended today’s film by the excellent blog Mrs. and Mrs. (check it out via the Blogroll or at http://mrsandmrs.wordpress.com/). I’m always open to suggestions…I’ll watch any movie (good, bad, … Continue Reading Witness for the Prosecution (1957)
So today’s entry takes us all the way back to 1932, where movies were still in their infancy and the stars of the era are pretty much unrecognizable to the … Continue Reading Blondie of the Follies (1932)
So I had a hard time coming up with appropriate tags for this movie as I don’t want to lure in horny people expecting me to discuss porn or something, … Continue Reading Caligula (1979)
As an additional bit of fun here’s the link to my review for Man on a Ledge! Have Fun Jumping Alongside the Man on a Ledge.
I’m pretty set in my ways when it comes to “teen movies.” Suffice it to say, I don’t want just anything because it’s for girls. The movie I keep getting … Continue Reading What a Girl Wants (2003)