My favorite blog post of the year, my top 20 movies of 2012. Yeah, it’s late. But since I don’t actually review movies, I don’t get them sent to me by the studio. I gotta schlep around and wait for them to come to a local theater. That also means I haven’t seen everything that [...]
Posted in Movies, Pop Culture Also tagged academy awards, amazign spider-man, argo, august 31, avengers, battleship, being flynn, ben affleck, brooklyn decker, bruce willis, dark knight rises, denzel washington, flight, friends with kids, goon, hunger games, jeff who lives at home, lincoln, loneliest planet, looper, moonrise kingdom, orange street oscars, oscars, oslo, paul dano, queen of versailles, ruby sparks, safety not guaranteed, salmon fishing in the yemen, silver linings playbook, sleepwalk with me, take this waltz, ted, the dictator, the master, video killed the radio star, zero dark thirty
“Up to 10″ might be the dumbest rule in the world. What’s the big deal with just letting in 10 best picture nominees? Why is it only “up to 10″? I’m sure there is a pretentious, laughable notion of, “Well, we’re the stinkin’ Academy Awards, what if there aren’t 10 movies deserving of our praise [...]
Posted in Movies, Pop Culture Also tagged amour, argo, django unchained, haneke, les miserables, life of pi, lincoln, oscar nominations, silver linings playbook, the master, zero dark thirty
Remember, if you want to see your upcoming event previewed here, email me a description or send me a Facebook invite. On with The Guide, which I’d like to think was what Elaine was really reading on the subway when she was hit on by Ted from Scrubs. Now this is more like it! Oktoberfests [...]
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