Tag: Natalie Portman

Female Directors Make History With Most Noms in One Year at Golden Globes

Female Directors Make History With Most Noms in One Year at Golden Globes

Don’t expect Natalie Portman to introduce the Best Director category at the Golden Globes this year with a repeat of “and here are the all male nominees.” (But please let her present!) For the first time in its history, the Golden Globes have nominated more than one woman in the Best Director category!   Chloe … Continue reading Female Directors Make History With Most Noms in One Year at Golden Globes

First Look at Kristen Stewart in Spencer

What a wakeup call! Kristen Stewart has made her debut as Princess Diana! Principal photography has begun on Pablo Larraín’s Spencer, with production delivering the first look of Stewart as the young princess. This is something very personal to me as Larraín’s previous leading lady biopic Jackie was one of my favorite films of the … Continue reading First Look at Kristen Stewart in Spencer

Oscars Rewrite – In Favor of Glenn Close

Oscars Rewrite – In Favor of Glenn Close

I often wonder what the world would look like if Glenn Close did have an Academy Award. I think the world would actually be a better place if we had seen one of the best working actors of the last 40 plus years win the highest achievement in her field. Now, if Glenn had won … Continue reading Oscars Rewrite – In Favor of Glenn Close

20 Years of Best Actress Ranked

I was sitting there doing one of our Oscar Podcast and was like: 'You know what would be a good idea?' Ranking the last twenty years of winners from the Academy. So today, I continue my series with the Best Actress category. RankActressMovie1Natalie PortmanBlack Swan2Brie LarsonRoom3Charlize TheronMonster4Emma StoneLa La Land5Halle BerryMonster's Ball6Jennifer LawrenceSilver Linings Playbook7Olivia … Continue reading 20 Years of Best Actress Ranked

The Social Network – Fun Facts 10 Years Later

The Social Network – Fun Facts 10 Years Later

10 years ago, The Social Network was released and, I mean this seriously, the world changed for the better. The Social Network is a pairing of a master director and screenwriter, perfectly casted and filled with outstanding techs (not possible for me to go a day without listening to this score). While I could sit … Continue reading The Social Network – Fun Facts 10 Years Later