In my last two entries I’ve discussed how Denzel Washington’s acting nominations seem to occur in movies where he’s the only draw and where his performance lifts an otherwise unremarkable movie. 1,008 more words
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Official Nominations: John Houseman. Vincent Gardenia. Jack Gilford. Jason Miller. Randy Quaid.
It’s a strange one this year – on one hand your average film viewer will look at the nominees and maybe recognise one of them, on the other hand they’re all good performances. 488 more words
I’m late, I’m late for a very important date.
Mea culpa, mea culpa, mea maxima maxima culpa.
And other bosh like that.
Life sometimes encroaches, and mine needed some attention last year. 697 more words
Like a mother scorned.
What’s the biggest affront on earth to a mother? Taking away her child.
That’s what happens to Mildred Hayes, a single mother living with her two teenage children in the made-up town of Ebbing, Missouri. 1,040 more words
The exciting thing about this new leg of the Oscars is that it explores the versatility of some actors and the typecasting of some. In the case of Willem Dafoe, his last Oscar nomination before The Florida Project was very different indeed as he portrayed actor Max Schreck in Shadow of the Vampire. 1,035 more words