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2012 Oscars Challenge: [15] The Muppets & Original Song for the Win

[31 OUT OF 46 FILMS REMAINING]-[24 DAYS TO OSCARS] In such a dismal category this year, Best Original Song most definitely goes to “The Muppets” for the ballad of “Man or Muppet” performed by Gary (Jason Segal) and Walter (Muppet). Though this was not my favorite song of the film (“Pictures In My Head” and “Life’s a Happy Song” were far better), I still … Read More 2012 Oscars Challenge: [15] The Muppets & Original Song for the Win

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Spotlight: Top 15 Film Moments of 2011

In a prelude to my list of favorite films of 2011 (though there are a few films I have yet to see), I put together a list of fifteen cinematic moments that stuck out the most for me this past year and though many of these were my favorite films of the year, most of the moments come from a range of films that … Read More Spotlight: Top 15 Film Moments of 2011

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One Minute Review: The Muppets (2011)

The Muppets Charming and nostalgic, Jason Segel’s The Muppets brings back to life all the old characters and gags, blending them nicely with a new story and plenty of new personalities. The film reaches levels of inspiration that few others can brag about, not only inspiring with all the old Muppets get back together for one last show to save the Muppets Studio from … Read More One Minute Review: The Muppets (2011)

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For Your Consideration 2011: “The Muppets”

For such an original and successful franchise, I do not see a huge place for “The Muppets” at this year’s Academy Awards. Originally, I had prayed for the powers-that-be to allow the Muppets to host the Academy Awards, but then Brett Ratner announced Eddie Murphy. When Ratner and Murphy stepped down, I thought for sure it would happen (there were even rumblings of such … Read More For Your Consideration 2011: “The Muppets”