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Road to 2015: One to Watch - The Homesman

It may be early in the year, but with Cannes around the corner there will several potential Oscar contenders rearing their heads. One of them is Tommy Lee Jones’  593 more words


The Homesman Trailer

Tommy Lee Jones writes, directs and stars in this frontier drama which will premiere at Cannes. With a host of Oscar winning/nominated talent including Jones, Hilary Swank and Meryl Streep this is getting a lot of buzz as a possible awards contender. 15 more words


We all knew the 86th annual Academy Awards were going to blow us away as they sat excitingly in the hands of Ellen DeGeneres. Little did we know that ‘just another Oscars’ would produce such an image that would go on to literally BREAK TWITTER! 447 more words

American Hustle < Jackie Brown

It took me two days to watch “American Hustle” … and a lot of drugs … that being said – there are some moments of true brilliance in this film. 125 more words


Movie Review: Philomena (2013)

Philomena (2013)

Starring- Judi Dench, Steve Coogan, Sophie Kennedy Clark, Mare Winningham, Barbara Jefford, Ruth McCabe, Peter Hermann, Sean Mahon, Anna Maxwell Martin, Michelle Fairley… 997 more words

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Films About Women List 4

For the last two posts in the series, I have posted films that were featured at the Cleveland International Film Festival. These films rarely (if ever!) get a wide release. 547 more words

"12 Years a Slave" - Film Review (A+)

I was warned before watching 12 Years a Slave that it would be graphic and painful to watch.  It was.  I was told Chiwetel Ejiofor was equally worthy as Matthew McConaughey for his Best Actor Oscar in… 1,038 more words