…recover

Uhhh… Sorry, just wrapping up my reaction to the bizarre ending to last night’s Oscars. No matter how accurate your Oscar predictions were if you called “Moonlight” for Best Picture…but only after the award is briefly given to “La La Land,” then there are some people at Price Waterhouse Cooper who would like to speak with…

…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…

…dare to dream

Well, folks, here we are, the final Best Picture nominee, “La La Land.” I’ll keep my review brief and direct you to Zer’s review if you require more analysis and plot details. There’s a broader conversation happening around this film, that I’d like to take the opportunity to address. But first, my review: This homage to…

…Get Reel

Welcome to weekend one of four (and a half) leading up to this year’s Oscar nominees for Best Picture. With the nominees announced this past Tuesday, that makes this your first weekend where you’re not just guessing who the nominees will be. With nine nominated films, that means you have to knock out at least two per…

…review

Ready. Set. It’s go time for the 2017 Oscars marathon! This morning the 2017 Oscar Nominees were announced and you have your mission, movie lovers. Nine best picture nominees (holding back my opinion on this…for now), 33 days until Oscar Sunday, start planning accordingly. Hopefully, you have a bit of a headstart with a movie or…

…Land On Your Feet

Sometimes a film that otherwise may have gone unnoticed or been underappreciated, enters the world at just the right moment to capture the public’s attention and win their hearts. “La La Land” hit its moment perfectly. Directed by Damien Chazelle (“Whiplash) with original music by Justin Hurwitz, this simple and sweet film harkens back to the…