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Gravity (Film Review)

It is hard to see a film that is so critically acclaimed, and then have a bunch of negative things to say about it. Such is the case with  629 more words


Bergerac Wine Region: A time of roses and wine

Warm summer evenings encourage wandering through the country lanes and villages of SW France.   All the senses are engaged: the heat of the sun on a bare arm, the sound of crickets and birds in the fields, the rich colours and patterns of the landscape, the smell of late summer in the air and, with no one looking, the already sweet taste of the ripening dark merlot grapes on the vines. 696 more words

Wine Tasting

Oscar Submissions @ VIFF 2015

Although it is still relatively early in the awards season, these incredible films coming to VIFF this year, have already been submitted to the Academy Awards for consideration. 1,787 more words


Oscar 2016 Best Actor Early Prediction

Will Leo finally get an Oscar?

We are still almost eight months away from the Oscars and at least four months before awards season kicks in but the anticipation towards these performances are surging already. 618 more words


The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013) Review | Jamie Daily

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
86th Academy Awards 2014
3/5 Stars
Nominated for 3 awards.
Nominated for Best Sound Editing (Brent Burge, Chris Ward), Best Sound Mixing (Christopher Boyes, Michael Hedges, Michael Semanick, Tony Johnson), and Best Visual Effects (David Clayton, Eric Reynolds, Eric Saindon, Joe Letteri). 1,112 more words