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The 2017 Oscars: Predictions and Wishes

Best Picture
Prediction: La La Land
Perfect World: Jackie
La La Land was amazing and should hold of the surging (and great) Moonlight.  In a perfect world though I would have recognized the greatest acting performance of the decade in Jackie. 1,033 more words

Year End Lists

2015: A Year in Review

(originally published 7-28 January 2016

Addendum: More waffle! Starting off with my ‘so bad, it’s good’ list 16,607 more words


La La Land, American Honey, Green Room, Moonlight, and more of the best films (and TV) of 2016

Above (L-R): Stills from The Fits, Green Room, Chi-Raq, American Honey, Queen of Katwe, and San Junipero

If something was made evident by the films of 2016, it was the power of coincidence. 1,872 more words

Top 25 best songs of 2016

2016 was very shitty year for most things including politics and world in general but lets not talk about that right now because this isn’t place for that. 3,343 more words


2016 Honorable Mentions

Usually, “honorable mentions” is synonymous with “runners up”. However, my list of 2016 honorable mentions is a list of notable albums that didn’t make my top 150, whether due to them being EPs, compilations, re-releases, or somehow tied to existing albums, or (for two of them) not being great albums but still being noteworthy or important. 461 more words


Top 150 Albums of 2016

In my humble opinion, these are the one hundred fifty best musical albums of the year 2016 of the Common Era:

150      D.R.A.M. – Big Baby DRAM… 684 more words


My Top 25 Films of 2016

Top 25 Films of 2016

For the first time, ever, I broke 100 releases and by a decent margin.  My 2016 viewing included 2 major film festivals (South by South West and Toronto International Film Festival) and 133 releases, yet I still more than have a handful of regrets.  1,641 more words

Year End Lists