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New Trailer: Zombieland: Double Tap — Official Trailer #1

ZOMBIELAND: DOUBLE TAP OCTOBER 18, 2019 DIRECTED BY: RUBEN FLEISCHER Official Synopsis: Columbus, Tallahasse, Wichita, and Little Rock move to the American heartland as they face off against evolved zombies, fellow survivors, and the growing pains of the snarky makeshift family. Starring: Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Emma Stone, Abigail Breslin, Bill Murray, Rosario Dawson, Zoey Deutch, Luke Wilson, Thomas Middleditch, Avan Jogia, and Dan … Read More New Trailer: Zombieland: Double Tap — Official Trailer #1

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Oscars Watch: 2018 Georgia Film Critics Association Awards

Best Picture “A Star Is Born” “BlacKkKlansman” “Eighth Grade” “The Favourite” “First Man” “First Reformed” “If Beale Street Could Talk” “A Quiet Place” “Roma” “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” Best Director Alfonso Cuarón – “Roma” Spike Lee – “BlacKkKlansman” Yorgos Lanthimos – “The Favourite” Barry Jenkins – “If Beale Street Could Talk” Bradley Cooper – “A Star is Born” Best Actor Ethan Hawke – … Read More Oscars Watch: 2018 Georgia Film Critics Association Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2018 North Texas Film Critics Association Awards

Best Picture “Green Book” “Roma” “The Favourite” “BlacKkKlansman” “First Man” “Bohemian Rhapsody” “Eighth Grade” “Vice” “A Star Is Born” Best Director Alfonso Cuarón – “Roma” Peter Farrelly – “Green Book” Spike Lee – “BlacKkKlansman” Yorgos Lanthimos – “The Favourite” Damien Chazelle – “First Man” Best Actor Rami Malek – “Bohemian Rhapsody” Viggo Mortensen – “Green Book” Christian Bale – “Vice” Ryan Gosling – “First … Read More Oscars Watch: 2018 North Texas Film Critics Association Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2018 Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

Best Picture: “Green Book”Best Director: Alfonso Cuarón – “Roma”Best Actor In A Leading Role: Viggo Mortensen – “Green Book”Best Actress In A Leading Role: Lady Gaga – “A Star Is Born”Best Actor In A Supporting Role: Mahershala Ali – “Green Book”Best Actress In A Supporting Role: Emma Stone – “The Favourite”Best Ensemble Acting: “Vice”Best Original Screenplay: “Green Book” – Nick Vallelonga, Brian Currie, and … Read More Oscars Watch: 2018 Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2018 Atlanta Film Critics Circle Awards

Echoing the British Independent Film Awards, the Atlanta Film Critics Circle gives their Best Film Award to “The Favorite,” making that the fourth different film awarded the top honor for four different American voting groups, proving the Best Picture landscape this season is fairly wide open. “The Favourite” doesn’t stop there, as it took Best Ensemble and Best Screenplay, while Olivia Colman and Emma … Read More Oscars Watch: 2018 Atlanta Film Critics Circle Awards

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89th Academy Award Winners

Best Picture “Moonlight” Actor in a Leading Role Casey Affleck – “Manchester By The Sea” Actress in a Leading Role Emma Stone – “La La Land” Actor in a Supporting Role Mahershala Ali – “Moonlight” Actress in a Supporting Role Viola Davis – “Fences” Animated Feature Film “Zootopia” Cinematography “La La Land” – Linus Sandgren Costume Design “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” … Read More 89th Academy Award Winners

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Oscars Watch: 74th Annual Golden Globe Winners

FILM AWARDS Best Motion Picture – Drama WINNER: “Moonlight” “Hacksaw Ridge” “Hell or High Water” “Lion” “Manchester by the Sea” Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy WINNER: “La La Land” “20th Century Women” “Deadpool” “Florence Foster Jenkins” “Sing Street” Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama WINNER: Casey Affleck (“Manchester by the Sea
”) Joel Edgerton (“Loving
”) Andrew Garfield (“Hacksaw Ridge
”) Viggo Mortensen … Read More Oscars Watch: 74th Annual Golden Globe Winners

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Oscars Watch: 2016 Utah Film Critics Association Awards

Best Picture: “La La Land” Best Directing: Barry Jenkins – “Moonlight” Best Lead Actor: Casey Affleck – “Manchester by the Sea” Best Lead Actress: Emma Stone – “La La Land” Best Supporting Actor (Tie): Mahershala Ali – “Moonlight” and John Goodman – “10 Cloverfield Lane.” Best Supporting Actress: Viola Davis – “Fences” Best Original Screenplay: “Hell or High Water” – Taylor Sheridan Best Adapted … Read More Oscars Watch: 2016 Utah Film Critics Association Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2016 Detroit Film Critics Society Awards

Best Picture: “La La Land” Best Director: Damien Chazelle – “La La Land” Best Actor: Casey Affleck – “Manchester by the Sea” Best Actress: Emma Stone – “La La Land” Best Supporting Actor: Jeff Bridges – “Hell or High Water” Best Supporting Actress (Tie): Viola Davis – “Fences” and Greta Gerwig – “20th Century Women” Best Screenplay: Damien Chazelle – “La La Land” Best … Read More Oscars Watch: 2016 Detroit Film Critics Society Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2014 Phoenix Film Critics Circle Awards

Balancing out again, Phoenix gives the win to “Birdman” and director Alejandro G. Inarritu, as well as giving Michael Keaton and Emma Stone each another win. They also go as far to award films by genre, so “The Grand Budapest Hotel”, “Snowpiercer”, “Gone Girl”, and “Nightcrawler” all find themselves small wins. Here is the official list for the Phoenix Film Critics Circle Awards: BEST … Read More Oscars Watch: 2014 Phoenix Film Critics Circle Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2014 Boston Society Of Film Critics Awards

Yet another win for “Boyhood” and director Richard Linklater, but “Birdman” takes some pretty high profile wins away from it, with Michael Keaton getting his first real win, while Emma Stone’s name pops up for the first time this season. Emmanuel Lubezki wins another Best Cinematography category for his work in “Birdman” while “Boyhood” takes Best Editing and Best Ensemble. To make things even … Read More Oscars Watch: 2014 Boston Society Of Film Critics Awards

Movie Review: The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLMAY 4, 2014 Emotions run high in Marc Webb’s superhero sequel, “The Amazing Spider-Man 2.” Spider-Man has been my favorite superhero since I was a child and to my satisfaction, he continues to be written the way he was meant to be, witty and wisecracking, an element that was always missing in Sam Raimi’s take on the character. … Read More Movie Review: The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

Quick Review: The Croods (2013)

THE CROODS BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLNOVEMBER 3, 2013 Inventive as far as animated films go, “The Croods” takes a fantastic voice cast and some incredible visuals and puts them together in what is likely one of the highlight animated films of the year. Delving in the world of troglodytes, the story of one lone family hiding safe in a cave for the rest of their … Read More Quick Review: The Croods (2013)

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Proof Review: The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)

Release Date July 3, 2012 Director Marc Webb Screenplay James Vanderbilt Alvin Sargent Steve Kloves Distributed By Columbia Pictures Budget $200–230 million Action, Adventure, Thriller Rated PG-13 for sequences of action and violence 136 minutes The Amazing Spider-Man The Amazing Spider-man is my favorite film so far this year. Perhaps it’s my passion for Spider-man, which dates back to my childhood years as I … Read More Proof Review: The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)

New Trailer: Gangster Squad – Official Trailer #1

GANGSTER SQUAD / Having almost gotten to see a cut of this film, there are few films I am more excited for than Gangster Squad. Set in 40’s and 50’s Los Angeles, this film stars an all-star crew that most assuredly will be nominated for some Academy Awards, including a villainous performance from Sean Penn and some impressive showings as always from Ryan Gosling, … Read More New Trailer: Gangster Squad – Official Trailer #1

New Trailer: The Amazing Spider-Man – Official Trailer #3

THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN / A new trailer was released for the Marc Webb directed Spider-Man reboot just in time to play before The Avengers on Thursday night. The big draw here were some longer shots of the villain, The Lizard, played by Rhys Ifans, who I am becoming a huge fan of more and more. Ifans will handle this villain role perfectly, with enough … Read More New Trailer: The Amazing Spider-Man – Official Trailer #3

Coming Attraction: The Amazing Spider-Man

THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN / It is difficult to get me any more pumped for this film’s release, however with the new poster, Sony has successfully peaked my interest even more, with some truly fine detail put into this promotional poster. A reboot of the franchise starring Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone, this film will definitely one of my highlights of the summer, as Spider-Man … Read More Coming Attraction: The Amazing Spider-Man

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Proof Review: Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)

Release Date July 29, 2011 Director Glenn Ficarra John Requa Screenplay Dan Fogelman Distributed By Warner Bros. Pictures Budget $50 million Comedy, Drama, Romance Rated PG-13 for coarse humor, sexual content and language 118 minutes Crazy, Stupid, Love “You can’t blame gravity for falling in love.” –Albert Einstein It would be easy to write Crazy, Stupid, Love. off as just another typical romantic comedy, … Read More Proof Review: Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)

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For Your Consideration 2011: “The Help”

The surprise success of the summer, “The Help” held the top spot in the weekend box office for four straight weekends in a row, having made $168 million in its theater run,  and only costing about $25 million to produce. With astonishing and heartwarming performances from several of the actresses in the film, specifically Viola Davis and Jessica Chastain, some acting nominations are almost … Read More For Your Consideration 2011: “The Help”

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Proof Review: Easy A (2010)

“Easy A” is a refreshing teen comedy that evokes the heart of classic 90′s teen dramas with the ability to remain current and relevant. Emma Stone at the helm of the film makes the experience entirely worth it. There are literary and cinematic references, both of which are wrapped with a smart and sexy bow on top.