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Slapbang Oscar Picks

We’re in the middle of the Toronto International Film Festival; the New York Film Festival is right around the corner; and we still have AFI lurking ahead. 354 more words

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eOne on The Program

eOne has acquired the North American rights to Stephen Frears’ The Program before it premiers at the Toronto International Film Festival on Sept. 13. Ben Foster steps into the role of Lance Armstrong in this drama about the road-racing cyclist who won the Tour de France seven years in a row. 109 more words

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The Tree of Life

Mrs. O’Brien: The nuns taught us there were two ways through life – the way of nature and the way of grace. You have to choose which one you’ll follow. 526 more words

Movie Reviews

An Award-Winning Night: The Story of How We Got There

We won five major awards last night at the Short & Sweet Festival 2015 Penang for “Words to Say at the End of the World” 851 more words


Film #524: Blue Velvet (1986)

I continue my trawl through the career of David Lynch by journeying back fifteen years before Mulholland Drive to arguably the director’s best known work, Blue Velvet. 599 more words

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Film #523: Mulholland Drive (2001)

Just like Ridley Scott, David Lynch has also garnered three Best Director nominations up to this point with only one of these being a recognition for helming a Best Picture nominee. 662 more words

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Film #522: Thelma and Louise (1991)

Moving on to the other film for which Ridley Scott received his Best Director nomination and a movie which I feel deserved to be in contention for Best Picture. 545 more words

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