…discover

At first glance, “Call Me By Your Name,” is a pretty standard coming-of-age story. Yes, its backdrop, an Italian summer, is absolutely stunning, but on the surface, the emo/intellectual nature of its lead is nothing we haven’t seen before. But as Elio (Timothée Chalamet) learns, first impressions aren’t everything. This is the story of Elio…

…fight the good fight

As I embark on my first review of the 2018 Oscar season, I can’t help but reflect a bit. The impulse is only helped along by the fact that it’s been many months since I first saw this film. At the time, the Oscars were still a far-off possibility for all of this year’s nominees,…

…A New Take

It’s the first weekend of the Oscar viewing season. To those who’ve been holding off on seeing any Oscar contenders, you’ve got your work cut out for you. Before you lock yourself in your Academy Awards’ bunker for the next few days (or weeks), I thought I’d take a moment for a few of this…

…Dream

The Golden Globes are in the rearview mirror, and Oscar season is nearly here. With 341 eligible films in the running, it’s anyone’s guess who will be nominated. That being said, with just over a week until the nominees are announced (January 23rd), now is the time where we get to not quite as blindly…

…Be Unpredictable

Happy Oscar Sunday! Or as it may come to be known, La La Landpalooza. While tonight’s results may seem set in stone until those envelopes are opened all the nominees are still potential winners…and who knows there may even be some surprises. Right now we can all relish in the unknown, and remember that the…

…Cast A Glow

The 89th  Academy Awards are just over a week away, which means it’s almost time for the 2WC’s annual countdown to the Oscars. Starting tomorrow, 2WC is celebrating all of this year’s nominees for Best Picture, and reviewing a new film each day leading up to the Academy Awards.