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Conflating My Nominees

For my 2014 Film Awards, I opted to split the major categories into Drama and Musical/Comedy. However, I’ve been considering what I would do had I stuck to the model I had used in previous years, and separated from the heat from awards season, I think I can whittle down my expanded nominees and produce a satisfactory set of contenders. 1,324 more words

2014 In Film

Movie Review: Ex Machina (2015)

First off, wow. Seriously, wow. I really liked this film, although I can see how this won’t be something that would be in everybody’s wheelhouse. The story is not a fast paced action flick, and draws almost entirely on its dialog to draw you in, and does a fantastic job at it. 265 more words

Movie Reviews

Roadside Attractions Will Say Hello, My Name is Doris... in 2016

A photo of Sally Field at the 2015 SXSW Film Festival (via Variety)

Hollywood is slowly getting the memo that women want to see themselves in movies, too – and that women-centric films don’t necessarily repel men. 181 more words

Academy Awards

Deep Blue Sea 2011 Review

A period piece set in the 1950’s, starts with Hester (Rachel Weisz) attempting suicide from a gas fire. The attempt fails, and she starts to recover. 346 more words


Oscar Classics: Still Alice (2015)

Directors: Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland
Starring: Julianne Moore, Alec Baldwin, Kristen Stewart, Kate Bosworth
Release Date: 6th March 2015

Following the recent death of director, Richard Glatzer, … 411 more words


Quvenzhane Wallis Ingin Terus Berprestasi

Walau masih 5 tahun, Quvenzhane Wallis berani audisi untuk sebuah peran penting film peraih nominasi Oscar, Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012). Di usia 6 tahun, peran tersebut berhasil ia dapatkan. 649 more words

GADIS Magazine

Anna Christie

Directed: Clarence Brown

Year: 1930

Nominated: Best Director – Clarence Brown, Best Actress – Greta Garbo

Plot in 25 Words: A disgraced woman stays with her father on his barge. 302 more words