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Picks and Predictions for the 88th Annual Academy Awards (aka, the 2016 Oscars)

Best Picture My prediction: Spotlight My pick: Spotlight Best Director My prediction: Alejandro González Iñárritu, The Revenant My pick: Tom McCarthy, Spotlight Best Actor My prediction: Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant My pick: Matt Damon, The Martian Best Actress My prediction: … Continue reading

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Picks and Predictions for the 87th Annual Academy Awards (aka, the 2015 Oscars)

Best Picture My prediction: Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) My pick: The Grand Budapest Hotel Best Director My prediction: Alejandro González Iñárritu, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) My pick: Wes Anderson, The Grand Budapest Hotel Best … Continue reading

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Picks and Predictions for the 86th Annual Academy Awards (aka, the 2014 Oscars)

I feel a little more confident in my predictions this year than last year, but then again, my Best Picture prediction isn’t shared by a lot of prognosticators for some reason I appear to be missing.

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DVD/Blu-ray Releases — 4/3/2012

New options for your home viewing this week: Do not expect subtlety from War Horse.  This is a film that begins with sweeping shots of the English highlands and ends with a sunset that washes the screen in amber.  Call … Continue reading

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DVD/Blu-ray Releases — 2/28/2012

New options for your home viewing this week: One of the very best films of 2011, Hugo tells the story of the eponymous orphan (Asa Butterfield) who lives behind the scenes of a busy Paris train station in the early … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Blog

I’ll be supplementing my reviewing with some things that come to mind.  We’ll see what form it takes as it hopefully evolves into yet another outlet you’ll want to read.

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