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WHICH ROLE(S) DID DICAPRIO HAVE THE BEST CHANCE OF WINNING HIS OSCAR??

This might be one of my favorite topics in all things movies simply because we all are thinking the same thing, “Where is Leo’s damn Oscar?!”. 657 more words

Film

Gina Prince-Bythewood: ‘Black film’ is not a genre

Filmmaker Gina Prince-Bythewood says this award season’s biggest snub has been against Gugu Mbatha-Raw, the star of her latest film, Beyond the Lights. Mbatha-Raw stars in the love story as a sexy, emotionally fragile pop star who becomes involved with the stoic cop (Nate Parker) who foils her suicide attempt. 1,217 more words

Entertainment

Birdman

I’m watching Birdman for the third time, now in the wake of its Oscar glories, and though it deserves its praise I can’t help but feel sorry that Keaton was left out in all the commotion. 1,507 more words

Acting

Well Aware

Just because I’m not reacting
I still see what’s going down.
I’m simply choosing to move forward.
You fit so well in this tiny, ignorant town.

Poem

On the Oscars, Selma, and Snubs

It’s honestly purely coincidental that I created this thing on the day of the 2015 Academy Awards. But I think it’s appropriate that before I erase the board and start from scratch with a new year of movies, I write some notes on all that 2014 provided. 689 more words

Movies

The Test of Time: An Argument for "Boyhood"

*spoilers ahead for the movie “Boyhood”. If you haven’t seen the film, I suggest you watch it before reading this post if you don’t want the experience ruined for you.* 1,037 more words

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