Tag: oscars

Revanche

Posted: July 27, 2009 at 12:01 am   /   Local, Movie Reviews

Götz Spielmann’s Austrian crime-’ish’ drama is an engaging character study that slowly builds up the tension and plot that is a tad bit bloated but remains a pretty good look at the human condition. Alex is an ex-con who is dating a prostitute, Tamara, and the two’s feelings for one another are real. Unfortunately both […]

No Comments read more

Oscar Best Picture Race to Include Ten Films!

Posted: June 24, 2009 at 2:37 pm   /   Local, Movie News

The Envelope over at LA Times has the scoop that the awards race will now be more heated and far bigger.  The jump will hopefully spur higher viewership and interest since the likes of Wall-e and Dark Knight would have been nominted most likely last year and the hope is more people probably would have […]

No Comments read more

Oscar Picks for the 81st Year of the Event

Posted: February 22, 2009 at 3:12 pm   /   Local, Movie News

Here are my picks, Should win is my pick from the nominees, not necessarily my favorite, just fyi. Except for best song, gave some credit to where it was due. Best Picture * The Curious Case of Benjamin Button * Frost/Nixon * Milk (Should Win) * The Reader * Slumdog Millionaire (Will Win) Best Director […]

No Comments read more