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2019 Oscars Challenge: [32] “Vice” – Eight Nominations

“VICE”Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Adam McKay and Kevin Messick Director: Adam McKayProducers: Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Kevin J. Messick, Will Ferrell, and Adam McKayWriter: Adam McKayCinematography: Greig FraserEditor: Hank CorwinComposer: Nicholas BritellDistributor: Annapurna PicturesRelease Date: December 25, 2018Budget: $60 millionRun-time: 132 minutes FILM SYNOPSIS: Dick Cheney rises from humble beginnings to the heights of politics, serving in cabinet positions, in the White … Read More 2019 Oscars Challenge: [32] “Vice” – Eight Nominations

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Oscars Watch: 71st Annual Directors Guild of America Award Nominees

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film BRADLEY COOPER“A Star Is Born”(Warner Bros. Pictures) ALFONSO CUARÓN“Roma”(Netflix) PETER FARRELLY“Green Book”(Universal Pictures) SPIKE LEE“BlacKkKlansman”(Focus Features) ADAM McKAY“Vice”(Annapurna Pictures) Outstanding Directorial Achievement in First-Time Feature Film BO BURNHAM“Eighth Grade”(A24) BRADLEY COOPER“A Star Is Born”(Warner Bros. Pictures) CARLOS LÓPEZ ESTRADA“Blindspotting”(Summit Entertainment) MATTHEW HEINEMAN“A Private War”(Aviron Pictures) BOOTS RILEY“Sorry To Bother You”(Annapurna Pictures) Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary MORGAN NEVILLE“Won’t … Read More Oscars Watch: 71st Annual Directors Guild of America Award Nominees

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Oscars Watch: 2018 Detroit Film Critics Society Awards

The Detroit Film Critics Society have named “Eighth Grade” their Best Picture of the year. Last year they picked “The Florida Project,” which was similar in the sense that it was a low budget drama with strong performances. Josh Hamilton also grabbed his first Best Supporting Actor win of the season for his role as Mark Day, the father of the main character played … Read More Oscars Watch: 2018 Detroit Film Critics Society Awards

New Trailer: Vice – Official Trailer #1

VICE DECEMBER 25, 2018 DIRECTED BY: ADAM McKAY Official Synopsis: VICE explores the epic story about how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world as Vice-President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today. Starring: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell, Sam Rockwell, Bill Pullman and Alison Pill Screenplay By: Adam … Read More New Trailer: Vice – Official Trailer #1

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2016 Oscars Challenge: [42] “The Big Short” – 5 nominations

“THE BIG SHORT” {click each category for individual look} // Produced by Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, and Jeremy Kleiner // Directed by Adam McKay // // Dated Viewed: Sunday, February 28th, 2016 // Stream //  0 films – 1 day //

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Oscars Watch: 68th Annual Directors Guild of America Award Nominees

Alejandro González Iñárritu – “The Revenant” Tom McCarthy – “Spotlight” Adam McKay – “The Big Short” George Miller – “Mad Max: Fury Road” Ridley Scott – “The Martian” Outstanding Directorial Achievement for a First-Time Feature Film Director Fernando Coimbra – “A Wolf At The Door” Joel Edgerton – “The Gift” Alex Garland – “Ex Machina” Marielle Heller – “The Diary Of A Teenage Girl” … Read More Oscars Watch: 68th Annual Directors Guild of America Award Nominees

Movie Review: The Other Guys (2010)

THE OTHER GUYS BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLAUGUST 18, 2010 How can you knock “The Other Guys?” Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg prove to be at their comedic bests. Compared to Ferrell’s past endeavors, his newest installment appears more mainstream and socially acceptable than say, “Talladega Nights” or “Semi-Pro,” which normally rely heavily on the eccentric nature of Ferrell in his unique characters. “The Other Guys” … Read More Movie Review: The Other Guys (2010)