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2017 Oscar Predictions: Best Original Screenplay & Best Adapted Screenplay

This post was updated October 15th

Best Original Screenplay

The Predicted Nominees (for now)

Always wise to load these up with best picture contenders and maybe one or two wild cards until precursors start to weigh in.  473 more words


Good Will Hunting

SO! I have finally watched the beautiful movie Good Will Hunting nearly 20 years since the movie first came out. Yes, I cannot believe myself too. 441 more words


Rendering "Realistic" Technological Future(s)

It is easy to forget (while watching or afterward) that Her is a science fiction movie. Having recently viewed Gamer and Her 690 more words

"Spotlight" turns up the heat

Staff Writers

From beginning to end, Spotlight endeavors to tell the true story behind an article published on January 2, 2002 that exposed decades of sexual abuse, and even more importantly, tell it right. 957 more words

Sword And Shield

Spotlight - Movie Review


Spotlight, is one of the greatest movies I’ve ever seen. It’s brilliant. Disturbing, and sobering, and thought-provoking, but brilliant. And I’m not just saying that because one of my passions is investigative journalism – an interest I acquired by reading Nick Davies’s fantastic, yet also disturbing, book: Hack Attack: How the truth caught up with Rupert Murdoch. 596 more words


2016 Oscars: Spotlight

Spotlight was this year’s surprise winner of the Best Picture Oscar, and though very few thought it would actually win the award, I would be surprised to hear many people say it was not deserving. 402 more words


Marty, 1955

Cast: Ernest Borgnine, Betsy Blair, Esther Minciotti
Genre: Drama, Romance
# of Oscars: 4 – Best Picture, Best Actor in a Leading Role (Ernest Borgnine), Best Director (Delbert Mann), Best Writing – Screenplay… 280 more words