…get reel

With just over two weeks to go until the Oscars, it’s time to get serious about viewing. I know not everyone is going to have the time or desire to see even all the Best Picture films, let alone all the nominated movies. So, today I thought I’d make some recommendations so we can all…

…make yourself comfortable

With just two days to go until the Golden Globes, I’m going to be honest with you, crusaders, making up ground on your nominated viewing at this point is going to be a challenge. But it’s one that I will do my best to help with this Flick Friday, as we face the final few…

…Hit the Mark

“American Sniper,” shows a side of war that is often overlooked by Hollywood. Clint Eastwood’s film takes a closer look at the invisible scars left by war. “American Sniper,” tells the true story of US Navy SEAL, Chris Kyle.

…Howl

“The Wolf of Wall Street” is loud, obnoxious, offensive, morally corrupt, and a good film. Fans of director Martin Scorsese’s work, know that he does not shy away from violence and liberal use of profanity. So, fair warning to film goers, it’s a hard movie to watch, even for those with the strongest of stomachs. The anti-hero,…

…Acknowledge

With one week until the Academy Awards, 2WC is proud to announce our first annual Woulda Coulda Shoulda Awards. The film awards for all the snubbees of the Oscars, where those who were overlooked by the Academy will at least be acknowledged by 2WC for their exceptional work. Without further ado, the nominees: Best Actor: Zer: Ryan Gosling…

…feel the chill

“Winter’s Bone” is arguably (although it wouldn’t be a very strong argument) the least known film in the Best Picture category this year. That’s a pity.  This rustic, gritty thriller, is bare bones at its best. Based on the novel by Daniel Woodrell, directed by Debra Granik and co-written by Granik and Anne Rosselini, “Winter’s…