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Rocky

We were discussing Rocky at work the other night, and we were all in agreement that it is an exceptional movie.

Again, not a movie in one of the sports categories I am covering, Boxing, but nonetheless one of the best movies ever made. 133 more words

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The Half-Year Awards for Film -- The Final Tally

Last week, I listed the most outstanding performers, writers, directors, and designers we’ve seen in film so far this year. Consider it a sort of six-months-in Oscars. 257 more words

Awards

Gravity (PG-13)

2 Stars
Director: Alfonso Cuaron
Writer: Alfonso Cuaron, Jonas Cuaron
Runtime: 2 hr. 4 min.
Released: October 4, 2013
Warner Bros. Pictures

I was wildly disappointed with Gravity. 849 more words

The Promise

The Promise (承诺) from Clayton Lai on Vimeo.

A short, moving film about a father-son relationship.

This is to all the fathers in the world who support their families in strong, silent, unwavering ways. 48 more words

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Cliff's Picks for Best Director

Here they are, the best of the best!  As with my votes for Best Actress, I’m going about this in two ways.  First, the old-fashioned method: I’m casting my… 342 more words

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The End of Another Quest

I sure cut this one a bit closer than last time!  But of course I got there in time to see Robert Altman’s Los Angeles epic unfold from start to finish, with a wonderful pre-screening conversation with Altman’s widow, Kathryn Reed, and co-writer, Frank Barhydt! 24 more words

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