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Stream Guide: Apocalypse Now & Racer and the Jailbird (November 2nd, 2018)

GREAT EXPECTATIONS Original Release Date: January 30, 1998Directed by: Alfonso CuarónStudio: 20th Century FoxStreaming: Starz Official Synopsis: Modernization of Charles Dickens classic story finds the hapless Finn as a painter in New York City pursuing his unrequited and haughty childhood love. Starring: Ethan Hawke, Gwyneth Paltrow, Hank Azaria, Robert De Niro, Anne Bancroft and Chris Cooper THE FACULTY Original Release Date: December 25, 1998Directed … Read More Stream Guide: Apocalypse Now & Racer and the Jailbird (November 2nd, 2018)

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2016 Oscars Challenge: And So It Begins…

Seven years have come and gone since I started this Oscar Challenge. Its inception came from missing most of the major movies of 2009 that got nominated. A friend and I decided to take it upon ourselves to watch all the films nominated, most of which we had not seen. This included what are now some of my favorite films to this day, like … Read More 2016 Oscars Challenge: And So It Begins…

Quick Review: Crazy Heart (2009)

CRAZY HEART BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLNOVEMBER 30, 2013 “Crazy Heart” is a one of a kind drama, presenting Jeff Bridges in his best role to date as fading country star Bad Blake. Blake is an alcoholic who has been married four times and is on the road again at the 57-years-old. Once a huge star in the country scene, he’s now playing tiny bars and … Read More Quick Review: Crazy Heart (2009)

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For Your Consideration 2013: Out Of The Furnace

Even though Christian Bale is marketing “Out Of The Furnace” more than the other strong Oscar contender he’s apart of “American Hustle”, there could be a few reasons for that including that “Out Of The Furnace” comes out sooner and could probably actually use Bale’s help in pushing it into absolutely any category, which is saying a lot. Jeff Bridges has an Oscar from … Read More For Your Consideration 2013: Out Of The Furnace

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2010 Oscars Challenge: Crazy Heart

CRAZY HEART Up For: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song Where in God’s name is the Best Picture nomination? Crazy Heart was absolutely amazing. By far the best film viewed throughout this journey (Sorry Up In The Air, Thank you Marcus Theaters … Read More 2010 Oscars Challenge: Crazy Heart