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The Best Picture Nominees: Parasite

The Best Picture Nominees: Parasite

The 92nd Academy Awards are just hour away, so this week I am taking a look at each of the nominees individually. Are they worth it? Let’s take a look. I’ll be honest, I walked into Bong Joon Ho’s latest escapade knowing nothing about it but the title. That’s probably a good thing because based […]

| February 8, 2020
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The Best Picture Nominees: Once Upon a Time …In Hollywood

The Best Picture Nominees: Once Upon a Time …In Hollywood

The 92nd Academy Awards are just days away, so this week I am taking a look at each of the nominees individually. Are they worth it? Let’s take a look. No one can ever say that Quentin Tarantino is guilty of repeating himself. Yes, there are themes that resemble one another and he has a […]

| February 7, 2020
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The Best Picture Nominees: 1917

The Best Picture Nominees: 1917

The 92nd Academy Awards are just days away, so this week I am taking a look at each of the nominees individually. Are they worth it? Let’s take a look, If Marriage Story feels like the kind of movie that fit comfortably as a Best Picture nominee, then Sam Mendes 1917 feels more like the […]

| February 6, 2020
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The Best Picture Nominees: Marriage Story

The Best Picture Nominees: Marriage Story

The 92nd Academy Awards are just days away, so this week I am taking a look at each of the nominees individually. Are they worth it? Let’s take a look. Out of all of the Best Picture nominees for 2019, Noah Baumbach’s Marriage Story feels the most at home in this category.  It’s a heavy […]

| February 5, 2020
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The Best Picture Nominees: Little Women

The Best Picture Nominees: Little Women

The 92nd Academy Awards are just days away, so this week I am taking a look at each of the nominees individually. Are they worth it? Let’s take a look. This doesn’t happen often, but I was taken completely by surprised by Greta Gerwig’s Little Women. I thought I knew what to expect. I imagined […]

| February 4, 2020
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The Best Picture Nominees: Joker

The Best Picture Nominees: Joker

The 92nd Academy Awards are just days away, so this week I am taking a look at each of the nominees individually. Are they worth it? Let’s take a look. Joker is catnip for the average film critic. It is one of those deep and difficult films that is easier to write about and analyze […]

| February 3, 2020
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The Best Picture Nominees: Jojo Rabbit

The Best Picture Nominees: Jojo Rabbit

The 92nd Academy Awards are just days away, so this week I am taking a look at each of the nominees individually. Are they worth it? Let’s take a look. Let’s face it, there are worse things that Taika Watiti could have done with the money that he made from Thor Ragnarok. To make an […]

| February 2, 2020
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The Best Picture Nominees: The Irishman

The Best Picture Nominees: The Irishman

The 92nd Academy Awards are just days away, so this week I am taking a look at each of the nominees individually. Are they worth it? Let’s take a look. It has been 30 years since Martin Scorsese made Goodfellas and it is curious to now arrive at a movie like The Irishman which bookends […]

| February 1, 2020
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