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10 Last-Minute Actor Suggestions for Academy Voters

Nominations voting closes tomorrow for members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, and with the major critics’ prizes and Golden Globes handed out, conventional wisdom has coalesced around a handful of names for acting nominations: McDormand, Ronan, Oldman, Rockwell, Chalamet, Robbie, Janney, Metcalf, etc. 1,088 more words

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Films on Friday

Hello folks! Today I’m steering away from books (for five seconds!) and wanted to share with you one of my many favourite films. 109 more words

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Debra Winger Cast in Amazon's 'Patriot' Season 2

Debra Winger will join Amazon original series “Patriot” for its upcoming second season.

Set as a series regular for season two, Winger will play Bernice Tavner, mother to lead John Tavner, and a high-ranking federal government official whose obligation to her country requires distance from her son’s complicated work, while her son’s worsening mental state requires the close care of a mother. 145 more words

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Terms of Endearment: Finally, A Good Romantic Comedy

A few weeks ago, I reviewed Kramer vs. Kramer, a story about a marriage that’s beyond repair and the subsequent divorce proceedings. As I said then, it was a gripping story about Ted Kramer’s ( 2,098 more words

Terms of Lady Bird Endearment [A Combined Review]

Sometimes I get really lucky and, almost by accident, some of the movies I see in a given year have varying degrees of similarity. Without intentionally doing it this way, I just so happened to see both LADY BIRD and TERMS OF ENDEARMENT for the first time this December, and they’re actually quite similar. 449 more words

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At First U Succeed Try Try Again #2

    So how long do you have to wait for a sequel?  

    Well, in the case of Blade Runner (one of my all-time favorite films, incidentally) it has been 35 years. 482 more words

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