2016 Academy Awards-Who Will Win and Who Should Win

People like Will Smith and Spike Lee have made a big deal about the fact that there were no non-white actors nominated for Academy Awards this year (just like last year). I have felt that if they are so passionate on the subject they should point to a performance that was left out (I’m guessing … More 2016 Academy Awards-Who Will Win and Who Should Win

45 Years

Last Friday night my husband and I went to see “45 Years”. There were two reasons that I wanted to see this movie. The first is that Charlotte Rampling is nominated for a Best Actress Oscar. The second, and bigger reason, is that I wanted to support director Andrew Haigh. I was a big, BIG … More 45 Years

The Revenant

Yesterday afternoon my husband and I went to see “The Revenant”. It was the eighth, and final, Best Picture nominee I needed  to see before the  Academy Awards at the end of the month. That makes twenty one  years in a row that I’ve seen all of the Best Picture  nominees before the Oscars. Overall, … More The Revenant