The Oscar goes to... er, wait a minute

4 weeks ago

What's the old saying? One bad apple spoils the bunch? Well, there are plenty of things being said about the 89th Academy Awards this morning, but the one that everyone will be talking about for years is how it ended.

Before the whole Best Picture fiasco, the night was going along...

'La La Land' ties record with 14 Oscar nominations

2 months ago

If La La Land's record-setting performance at this month's Golden Globes didn't impress you, then maybe this will. The film secured a massive 14 Academy Award nominations this morning, tying it with Titanic and All About Eve for the most Oscar nominations ever for a single film.

It's officially a La...

'La La Land' sweeps the Golden Globes, Oscars next?

2 months ago

If there's one thing that my dearly departed (from this site, not from the Earth thank goodness) colleague Tim always preached, it was to keep religion and politics separate from the site. We have tried our best to do so and will continue in that effort as much as we...

Golden Globes go gaga for 'La La Land'

3 months ago

It's no secret that the Ryan Gosling/Emma Stone film La La Land is poised to sizzle the silver screen as it continues its rollout thanks to heavy awards buzz, but today, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association lit a match under the musical. La La Land led a very diverse field...

Monday Mixer: 'Moana' commands a huge Thanksgiving opening

4 months ago

Hello gluttony, my old friend. Eating all the food has acquainted us again.

After stuffing ourselves full of turkey and braving the crowds of people to save 25 cents on an electric shaver, there's only one thing left to do: watch movies. The post-Thanksgiving weekend is one that is traditionally a profitable...

Monday Mixer: New movie trailers rule the day

4 months ago

It's not often that I'm able to sneak away and see a film by myself. These days, a large proportion of my theater-going choices are largely dictated by my young children. But yesterday, I actually had a few hours and a big choice to make.

Doctor Strange or Arrival?

I went back...

Monday Mixer: The 'Doctor' is in

5 months ago

What a Strange weekend it was and it had nothing to do with the election that is set to take place this week. I've been pretty bullish on Marvel films over the years, but I've also cautioned that they are setting themselves up for a great fall.

I mean, it's only...

Attack of the animated movie trailers

1 year ago

With last night's trailer drop for The Angry Birds Movie, the two trailers below bring the total number of family-friendly animated trailers released in the last 24 hours up to three. That's a pretty big number and made me scratch my head for a minute until I looked at this...

 

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