Fincher is obsessive about every detail of his movies; the cameo by Ben Affleck’s penis is no accident.Read more "Oscars 2015: Gone Girl"
The two women couldn’t be more different but this is not one of those awful movies where an odd couple go on a journey and each learns something about themselves from the other.Read more "Oscars 2015: Ida"
The winner of the top prize at the DGA almost always wins the top prize at the Academy Awards. Over the last 66 years, on only seven occasions has that not happened.Read more "Oscars 2015: Will BIRDMAN Swoop in and Steal the Top Prize?"
“Inherent Vice” is a film that you will want to watch more than once, and you might want to smoke up before you watch it. That’s cool, man.Read more "Oscars 2015: Inherent Vice"
American Sniper is well-acted, adequately-made, and possibly well-intentioned, but that doesn’t necessarily make it a great film.Read more "Oscars 2015: American Sniper"
There are only so many striped V-neck jumpers and mugs of grey tea that a moviegoer can take.Read more "Oscars 2015: The Imitation Game … or Sherlock – The War Years"
Watching it is like witnessing a car crash in slow motion. It’s appalling but perversely addictive, and you cannot turn away from it.Read more "Oscars 2015: Nightcrawler"
Did you know that J.K. Simmons is the voice of the Yellow Peanut from the M&Ms commercials?Read more "Oscars 2015: Whiplash"
If you have not seen Birdman, go away as this post contains some serious spoilers.Read more "What we talk about when we talk about jellyfish"
The race to this year’s Oscars just became far less interesting and much more predictable. The SAG Awards contained no real surprises. While some were expecting that either Birdman‘s Michael Keaton or The Imitation Game‘s Benedict Cumberbatch would upset the odds and win, that didn’t happen. Eddie Redmayne, Julianne Moore, J.K Simmons and Patricia Arquette […]Read more "OSCARS 2015: No Surprises At the SAG Awards"