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My Picks to (Hopefully) Win Their Respective Oscars in 2016

If you didn’t read my reactions to the Oscars HERE check that out, but for the full list of nominees click HERE.

For now I will simply underline my predictions of who I think the Academy will choose and  519 more words


Breaking Down the Oscar Nominations

Another year, another round of nominations that, for better or worse, reflects the state of the film industry.

But before I jump into my personal opinions, let’s take a logical analysis of this morning’s picks and how the race is looking from this side of the nominations. 1,339 more words


Nightcrawler: Gyllenhaal Continues His Brilliant Roll of Stellar Performances

Nightcrawler is a dark twisted take on the desire for success. What success is. And how far we as humans are willing to go to achieve it. 69 more words

Data in the News for the week of March 2, 2015

In the news this week: AT&T’s new Gigapower internet service charges for data privacy * Axciom’s LiveRamp Connect is a rebrand of AOS * Edmunds is carefully making its automotive shopper data available to advertisers * plus much more.
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Lame Adventure 456: Milton’s Academy Award Predictions

As Lame Adventures’ dedicated following knows, all of you in the ones of tens, my dear friend, Milton, is the consummate cinemaniac. I don’t know anyone else who spends as many hours as he sitting in the dark, watching movies while chowing popcorn and quaffing gallons of diet Coke. 244 more words


A Haunting Ida (Foreign Film- Poland)

Pawel Pawlikowski‘s Ida is a haunting black and white film about two women searching for answers in post World War II Poland.

Ida is a very slow film as well as not in color and not shot in the widescreen ratio we have become accustomed to as of late.   113 more words


A Patriotic American Sniper

Clint Eastwood‘s return to military film is his best directorial effort since the underrated Gran Torino in 2008.  American Sniper is great but not amazing. 302 more words