My Take on the Selma Snub

Let me begin this by saying that I haven’t seen Selma yet.  So I can’t offer any kind of critique of the acting, directing, writing or any other film making aspects. What I do have a few thoughts about is its place, or lack thereof, in the Oscar nominations. I don’t know how much race plays … Continue reading My Take on the Selma Snub

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Predicting the Nominees

The Oscar nominations will be announced tomorrow morning and thus begin the final march towards the film industry’s top prize. What I love about the Oscars is it is truly an industry award. It isn’t film critics or the people’s choice. It’s film makers awarding their fellow film makers. If I were a film maker … Continue reading Predicting the Nominees

2014 Film Year in Review

The Golden Globes are behind us and the Oscar nominations are announced on Thursday. But before I get into the throes of writing all about Oscar I wanted to highlight some of my thoughts from 2014 cinema. MOST FUN – 2014 Comic Book Movies Captain America 2, X-Men: Days of Future Past and Big Hero … Continue reading 2014 Film Year in Review