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Gone with the Wind: The First Epic

I’m an avid reader. I am. I always have been. My girlfriend loves reading so much that she writes about it. Someday, I may add a reading section to this blog. 3,476 more words

1927/28 - Best Picture Nominees

I have only been able to locate two of the three remaining nominated films for this award year, which both happen to fall under the short-lived “Unique/Artistic Picture” category. 1,160 more words

Academy Awards

What is the correlation between winning the Palme d'Or and one of the major Oscars?

Today is the final day of the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival and Japanese film  Shoplifters ( 万引き家族 / Manbiki kazoku) had the honor of being selected as the film to win the Palme d’Or. 717 more words


I, Tonya (2018)

Hi, it’s me Emma! I’m back with another ridiculously late review.

When I went and watched this film (months ago now) I was surprised at how bad ass it was. 331 more words


Oscar Watch: Everybody Knows

This year’s opening selection for the Cannes Film Festival came with understandable questions about its Oscar possibilities. The Spanish language dramatic thriller Everybody Knows, after all, is from director Asghar Farhadi and he’s made two winners in the Best Foreign Language Film category (2012’s A Separation and last year’s The Salesman). 95 more words


Better than the Oscars 2018: Ranking the Best Picture Winners, and Who Should Have Won

You can follow this link to vote in a poll on which Best Picture winners are the greatest of all time, and to give your opinion on the Oscars ceremony as well. 763 more words


Albanian singer Bleona Qereti steals Vanity Fair red carpet in mesh dress

Bleona is the name (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)An Albanian singer you’ve probably never heard of has stolen the Vanity Fair Oscar Party red carpet from the stars in a blaze of glory and glittery nipples. 26 more words