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Rain Man (1988)

Directed by Barry Levinson 

Sometimes, the so-called ‘classic’ films are over-hyped, aged movies that are only still held high in public opinion because of the nostalgia they invoke in the people that experienced them when they first arrived at cinemas. 461 more words

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There Will Be Blood (2007)

Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson.

Every now and then, you stumble upon a film that changes the way you view movies, and shakes you down to your core. 489 more words

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My Mirror Thinks I'm an Oscar Winner

For years, I’ve been giving Oscar speeches. I project loudly, shed a few tears and genuinely thank my fans and longtime supporters. The audience stands in applause while shouting their overwhelming approval. 275 more words


An Intense Thrill Ride From Beginning to End

Rating 4 Stars (out of 4)

Unlike the South Park episode that parodied to great comedic effect the real life events depicted in this film,  488 more words

My Oscar Predictions

Check out the full list at http://oscar.go.com/nominees. I bravely offered my own picks in categories where I’ve seen enough nominees.

1. Best Picture

Will win: 12 Years a Slave… 295 more words

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The Hurt Locker (2008)

Directed by Kathryn Bigelow.

Through-out human history, great men have gone to war. In many cultures it was believed that to truly unlock your potential as a human being, you had to risk your life on the battlefield.

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Oscars 2014: When Will Leonardo DiCaprio Finally Win?

After a stellar award season, the 86th Academy Awards are this weekend and — by almost anyone’s measure — Matthew McConaughey has a lock on the Best Actor Award. 639 more words