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Review: The Shape of Water

Fables. Fantasy. Fairy tales. Once upon a time, words like these were associated with children’s stories, and thus deemed too juvenile for mature tastes. One man dared to defy this convention by crafting his own modern-day fairy tale for adults, but in doing so, he neglected to consider what makes these stories so special. 788 more words


Game Night

The weeks after Awards Season can leave any film lover feeling lost.  We stare aimlessly at the movie app wondering what movie will make us feel as good as the characters that we cried with, laughed with, or took us on an emotional ride for the past few months.   261 more words

The Lonely Island Wrote A Song for The Oscars And They Didn't Use It, Which I Think Is A Federal Offense?

In the aftermath of last week’s somewhat underwhelming Oscars, national treasures The Lonely Island revealed that they had written a song (and created a demo for the corresponding video) for the big ceremony. 790 more words

Ranking The Best Picture Nominees

The Academy Awards have now been and gone and The Shape of Water ended up being triumphant edging out Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri which took the Golden Globes and BAFTA’s by storm. 1,439 more words

90th Academy Awards: The Ceremony

In the twelve months since Jimmy Kimmel last took to the Dolby Theatre stage, Hollywood has been forced to undertake much soul-searching. First, there was the Best Picture debacle that left the Academy red-faced; then, there was the on-going discussions about representation in the film industry; and toward 2017’s end, there was the fallout from revelations about Harvey Weinstein. 668 more words


A Look Back At Last Night's Incredibly Predictable Oscars

After months of watching movies and award shows, prognosticating and discussing who would win (and who should win), the Oscars finally aired last night on ABC. 546 more words