Oscar Reactions

Nominations for the 95th Academy Awards were announced on Tuesday morning and, as always, there were plenty of surprises. Below I have three nominations that excited me and three misses that bummed me out. What were you happy about with the Academy Award nominations? What misses had you bummed? Give a shout in the comments.... Continue Reading →

All the Beauty and the Bloodshed Review

All the Beauty and the Bloodshed is simply staggering, a refreshingly angry film that sidesteps nearly every convention of typical documentary filmmaking to tell a unique life story. Walking in to the theater, I knew I was in capable hands with director Laura Poitras (Oscar winning director of Citizenfour) at the helm, but I couldn’t... Continue Reading →

‘TÁR’ Review

Few filmmakers on this planet have yet to tarnish their perfect track records. Todd Field is one of those directors. With “In the Bedroom,” “Little Children,” and after a sixteen-year hiatus, “TÁR,” he has three underrated masterpieces on his hands. The tale of Lydia Tár is one to go down in history as a chilling... Continue Reading →

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