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Lost in Translation

Well, I’ve never heard of this movie before, but I’m told by my roommate (and expert movie-guide) that it’s one of the few Oscar nominations directed by a woman, so I suppose I should watch it. 374 more words


Review: Hell or High Water

Directed by: David Mackenzie
Written by: Taylor Sheridan
Starring: Chris Pine, Ben Foster, Jeff Bridges

Summary: Two brothers execute an elaborate plan to rob banks in Texas in an effort to keep the ranch their recently departed mother owned. 642 more words


Oscars 2016: WGA Awards

The WGA Awards were announced tonight. A few guilds announced tonight. But they got done first, so they get first dibs.

Moonlight won for Original Screenplay.  121 more words


2017 Oscars Challenge: [16] "20th Century Women" - Best Original Screenplay

Written by Mike Mills

Directed by: Mike Mills
Screenplay by: Mike Mills
Cinematography by: Sean Porter
Music by: Roger Neill
Production Company: 344 more words

Best Original Screenplay

Oscars 2016 Category Breakdown: Best Original Screenplay

Every year before the Oscars I break down each of the 24 categories. I do this to familiarize everyone with the category, how it typically goes, voting-wise, historically and also as a precursor to my picks article, allowing me to get most of the heavy lifting out of the way beforehand. 2,668 more words


Hell or High Water - Remarkably Relevant Western

A worthy nominee for Best Picture, Hell or High Water uses the story of two competing pairs of characters to explore larger economic themes, an approach which constitutes a bold and relevant interpretation of the western genre. 807 more words

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Five for the Fifth: FEBRUARY 2017 Edition

Welcome to FlixChatter’s blog series! As is customary for this monthly feature, I get to post five random news item/observation, etc. and then turn it over to you to share your take on that given topic.

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