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Will Smith: National Geographic Taps Academy Award® Nominee as Host of 'One Strange Rock'

National Geographic announces Academy Award®-nominated actor Will Smith (“Ali,” “Pursuit of Happyness,” “Men in Black I, II, III”) as host of its new 10-episode global event series… 550 more words

TV Series

First Oscars Promo of The Year

A new promo for the 2018 Academy Awards shows the awkward moment from last year’s show when Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway mistakenly announced La La Land as the best picture winner. 77 more words

"Lady Bird" Movie Review - Kenney Take

Hello all, it’s been a while since the last contribution.  I was going to open with a grand prediction, that Saoirse Ronan is going to win an Oscar for her performance in… 474 more words

Movies

Reel to Real: Favorite Upcoming Oscar Bait Films?

Let’s be honest. Aside from Star Wars: The Last Jedi, pretty much any film coming out this month of December will be geared towards the yearly “Oscar bait” group. 57 more words

Sleuth News

Gratitude of the Heart💝

The Wizard of Oz (1939) – “There’s No Place Like Home”

 

Yes, it’s that time of year again with Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and everyone running around like crazy, gearing up for the big day – Christmas! 527 more words

Film History

Movie Review: The Second Mother (Que Horas Ela Volta?) - IFFI 2017

The Second Mother is Brazilian movie shown at IFFI 2017, which was also Brazil’s official entry at the 2015 Oscars.

The protagonist, Val, works as a loyal housekeeper for an affluent family in Sao Paulo for many years, leaving her own family including daughter Jesse behind in rural Brazil. 184 more words

Festival

Is Racism Clearly Evident in Disney’s Song of the South?

Getting straight to the answer and to the point, yes. It’s quite obvious. Now, before I get into explaining why, I would like to first clarify that I do not believe this film should be banned as there are other more offensive and terrible films being released today in Hollywood’s anti-intellectually dumbed down films using the pornographic imagery of violence sold as entertainment. 578 more words