After viewing each of the entrants in this year’s Academy Awards Best Picture category, I decided to break down each film and predict which film will win the award and which film should win.   The Big Short:  This film had all the makings of a great movie. The cast, ...

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Alex’s Rating: 4/5 Going into this movie, I expected a simplistic period piece that would not leave much of an impact. I was wrong. There is a level of depth in Brooklyn that I did not expect. This is not just a placeholder in the Best Picture category, but a worthy contender. ...

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Rating: 4/5 There has been a lot of hype surrounding this movie. The pre-screenings, which had some audience members walking out due to the violence, the stories of the production hell that the movie and the actors went through, all contributed to the buzz. But The Revenant, which features an all-star cast and ...

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Rating: 3/5 It’s been 30 years since Mad Max hit the big screen. The series ended in the mid-eighties with a whimper in the form of Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome. However, within the first three action-packed minutes of Mad Max: Fury Road, all the bad memories of the past are ...

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Here are my picks for who is going home with an Academy Award on February 22: Best Picture Boyhood Richard Linklater’s Boyhood is a revolutionary approach to film that we haven’t seen before, and for that it will most likely go home with the top award. It isn’t that Boyhood invented ...

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We are all perturbed that The Lego Movie was not properly recognized with an Oscar nomination, because it was awesome. That being said, here are the nominees for Animated Featured Film: How To Train Your Dragon 2 Sequels are often subpar but How To Train Your Dragon 2 was surprisingly good. ...

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Actress in a Supporting Role Sometimes leading men and women need the help of a supporting actor or actress. Here are the Oscar nominees for this year’s Actress in a Supporting Role: Patricia Arquette, Boyhood Patricia Arquette is wonderful in Boyhood. Any actor or actress willing to invest 12 years ...

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