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Looking Back: Cimarron

I go back and do a video review for the fourth Best Picture winner, Cimarron (1931). This was the first Western to win Best Picture. The movie begins in the year 1889 and ends in 1929. 68 more words


Will Unbroken Win Best Picture?

We are a little more than 5 months and 3 weeks until Oscar night. For months now “Oscarologists” have posted their predictions which at this point are a complete guess. 243 more words

Crash (and Burn)

Why is it that the film Crash is now widely ridiculed as a horrible Best Picture winner but the real embarrassment of its win is almost never mentioned? 257 more words


Six...months...'til Oscars

Yes, that is correct. It really is only six months until the Oscars shoves it’s fat, obnoxious (yet massively fun, right?) face in to our filmgoing faces. 393 more words

87th Academy Awards

Loving to Celebrate..


Last night ,as I drove to celebrate my friend, a  pop song came on the radio which brought me right back to one of the… 253 more words



“Boyhood” is an astonishing motion picture achievement that will finally bring Richard Linklater the recognition he’s deserved for the “Before” trilogy. Hey, whatever it takes. I’m practically guaranteeing a Best Picture nomination…and I’ve been doing so before even  609 more words


Movie Night

I’ve loved making lists since I was a kid: playlists, grocery lists, lists of my favourite celebrities… they all satisfy a tiny part of me that wants my life in perfect order. 169 more words