Natalie Portman

23 Feb 19
Isabella Romance Novels

The 2019 Academy Awards have been plagued by repetitious cycle of bad decisions followed by a corrective backpedaling over the past few months. First, there was the ill-advised decision to create a new “Popular Film” Oscar, which would have…

23 Feb 19
Because Movies!

Here we go again!  I set Oscar night as my deadline for my top films of 2018 to give me the chance to catch overflow titles in the first couple months of 2019.  Like usual, I didn’t have the chance to see everything due to time restrictions, or I regretfully  had to stop in the […]

23 Feb 19
ming movie reviews

US 105m, Colour Director: Tim Burton; Cast: Jack Nicholson, Glenn Close, Annette Bening, Pierce Brosnan, Danny DeVito, Martin Short, Jack Black, Sarah Jessica Parker, Michael J. Fox, Rod Steiger, Pam Grier, Tom Jones, Lukas Haas, Natalie Portman, Ray J, Jim Brown, Brandon Hammond, Lisa Marie, Sylvia Sidney The year 1996 is notable for two science […]

23 Feb 19
Archy news nety

Three great dogs and a tomcat that is considered "Marlon Brando among the cats" in Hollywood: Does it really need its own Oscar category for the best movie animals? The question of whether there should be an Oscar for animals has been discussed in Hollywood since the era of Lassie and Flipper – at least […]

23 Feb 19
Offhand Reviews

This is totally stupid and self-indulgent, but then again, so are the normal Oscars. One of the main motivators is that this year, I actually saw a good amount of movies that came out in 2018, and I really disagreed with a lot of the fucking stupid Oscar nominations. So without further ado, and for […]

22 Feb 19
Bon Bon Lifestyle Webazine

Who’s excited for the Oscars on Sunday? Whether you’re looking forward to the red carpet or will be anxiously waiting to see if your favorite movie wins, there’s no doubt that there’s an extra buzz in the air on Oscars Sunday. With the likes of Lady Gaga, Regina King, and Yalitza Aparicio nominated for the biggest awards […]

22 Feb 19
FILM-MOMATIC REVIEWS

EXPECTATIONS: Something alluring, befuddling, unfathomable and yet ultimately satisfying. REVIEW: What is it about stories about the rise to stardom that makes it so fascinating to audiences? Is it because it resembles a wish fulfillment fantasy? Or is it because it resembles a cautionary tale? Either way, it is a well-worn formula, that has been […]

22 Feb 19
B+ Movie Blog

This went from a joke I made in a review once to something I do every year. I love doing this article. It got tough for a year when I forgot to work on it and had to scramble to do it in like, a week, but now that I moved it from top of January […]

22 Feb 19
Luxury with a History of Love

Who’s excited for the Oscars on Sunday? Whether you’re looking forward to the red carpet or will be anxiously waiting to see if your favorite movie wins, there’s no doubt that there’s an extra buzz in the air on Oscars Sunday. With the likes of Lady Gaga, Regina King, and Yalitzia Aparicio nominated for the biggest […]

22 Feb 19
Anukool

If you have read George Orwell’s 1984 that superbly describes a dystopian world where people have lost most of their fundamental rights to an authoritarian government, where even the protagonist looses his integrity to the acute torture by vehement and zealous officers, V for Vendetta would seem a lot shallow and it quite amateurishly bypasses […]

22 Feb 19
pass the soma

#10) Minding the Gap – Having captured over twelve years of footage, Rockford Illinois’s Bing Liu set out to make skateboarding montages. He and his friends, Zack and Keire, rip around town, moving symbols of freedom. As their youth comes to an end and they transition into adulthood, Bing’s footage transforms into an intimate portrayal […]

22 Feb 19

Ends and Odds

Well, we’ve had quite a ride through 30 years of revisionist Oscar ballots. My project is complete!Enjoy the Oscars this weekend – and go, A Star is Born! Here are my Oscar ballots from 2016 and 2017: 2016: Best Film (My nominees) : Elle; The Founder; Hell or High Water; Hidden Figures; La La Land; Lion; Manchester by the Sea; Moonlight; O.J.: Made in America; The Shallows Best Actor : […]