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Best Picture Films :: Round 1

I’m going to give my thoughts on the Best Picture nominees two at a time. I’m not “reviewing” them, per se, but I’ll give my opinion on whether or not I feel the films deserve actual consideration for the Best Picture title. 623 more words

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Review of the 2015 Oscar Nominations

Sorry, this post is about a week late, but I’ve been busy and it’s also given me time to collect my thoughts on a lot of the snubs and surprises that happened last Thursday morning. 2,108 more words

Birdman

"Whiplash" Film Review

As you can see from the poster above, “Whiplash” received many critical acclaim from professional critics and seems to be loved by audiences alike.

I’m here to tell you that “Whiplash” is one of the best films of 2014, it is an absolutely stunning piece of musical-drama with two great leads in Miles Teller and J.K. 555 more words

Films

STILL ANOTHER, AND HOPEFULLY FINAL, SET OF THOUGHTS ON SELMA AND THE ACADEMY AWARDS

I think this will be my last thoughts on the Oscars this year in regard to the lack of nominations for Selma.  It’s a bit longer than the others, but hopefully I’ve gotten everything out I need to say. 1,461 more words

THE 87th ANNUAL OSCAR NODS ARE IN FOR 2015:

The following 8 movies are all Oscar nominated for best picture and more. Click a movie title link to see the associated review.

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AN ADDITIONAL THOUGHT ON THE ISSUE OF SELMA NOT GETTING MORE SCREENPLAY NOMINATIONS

I have, yet, an additional thought on the issue of Selma not getting more screenplay nominations.  Everyone’s anger is focused on the Academy, and they have their problems and issues that need to be addressed when it comes to minorities, God knows.  95 more words

It Is Oscar Season

We here at 859Sports are men and women of many interests and divergent opinions.   We will share our thoughts on what was the Best Picture of 2014; but first we would like input from you.   28 more words

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