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"Creed" is the Story we Need

Sports movies will always go straight for the heartstrings. Directors, actors, writers and composers pull out all the stops to move the audience to cheers and tears, often leading to failed, artificial filmmaking. 714 more words


The Buzz: The Oscars Could Go Indie

Welcome to the first edition of The Buzz, a new series here on the blog that focuses on the Oscar race and all of the awards leading up to that big night in February. 1,654 more words


Box Office Briefing: Katniss and Carol Rule the Day

LAST WEEK: Life and graduate school courses got in the way of last week’s scheduled posting, but, thankfully, there was little of note as far as multiplex numbers go. 445 more words


"Spotlight:"A Horrifying Cautionary Tale

Boston is a place where you respect the community, put in hard work, and don’t ever, ever, talk to the cops. Or, that’s what recent films like… 718 more words


[Official Trailer] #CREED Out On Thanksgiving! Michael B. Jordan A Shoe-In For Oscar LOOK:

Michael B. Jordan could be headed for an Oscar…

The 28 year old Actor, has had a great year! A world wide release of Fantastic Four, making History as the first Afrikan Johnny Storm, and making History again as Apollo’s son from the legendary Rocky movies in… 210 more words

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Could Beasts of No Nation give Idris Elba his first Oscar nom?

Idris Elba cannot play the role of 007, they said. He is too street to play the ever classy – martini drinking James Bond, they said. 547 more words


Box Office Briefing: Another Dismal Weekend Bodes Well for Oscar Hopeful "Martian"

Last weekend was weird. This weekend was downright sad.

One thing remained the same from last week. Well, make that three things: leading the pack was Ridley Scott’s… 812 more words