BLU-RAY REVIEW: THE DANISH GIRL

In a modern world where women such as Laverne Cox and Caitlyn Jenner are known for being transgender, The Danish Girl has been released during a crucial time. The Danish Girl tells the story of Einar Wegener played by Eddie Redmayne (Theory of Everything) as the first person to undergo gender-reassignment surgery in order to…

Top 5 Actors Who Have Never Won an Oscar

Every year it’s the same old story. The Academy Award Nominations come out, and people are up in arms about how their favorite actor or actress wasn’t nominated in their respected category. Then, come Oscar night, people are up in arms once again, because their pick for the category didn’t win. We’ve gone through phase…

BEST PICTURE NOMINEE FILM CLIP: THE BIG SHORT

To be honest, The Big Short surprised me. I thought it was going to be just another film, talking about money and finance. But in reality, it’s a movie far beyond that. A film which is a little hard to watch, mostly because it really happened to the housing market in The United States, takes…

BEST PICTURE NOMINEE FILM CLIP: BRIDGE OF SPIES

Perhaps my biggest disappointment of the year, Bridge of Spies, has somehow nabbed one of the coveted eight Best Picture Oscar nominations. Though this film was hardly recognized in other award ceremony, it has proven itself worthy to The Academy. Bridge of Spies has garnered nominations in categories such as Production Design, Sound Mixing, Best…

BEST PICTURE NOMINEE FILM CLIP: SPOTLIGHT

Today begins a new segment I am starting all the way up until The Academy Awards. Every Saturday I will bring you a film clip of each of the Best Picture nominees.These clips will, in my opinion, shows off the film’s exceptional filmmaking. So today we begin with Spotlight. Though this film is not high on…

Top 5 2016 Oscar Snubs

Aaron Sorkin (Steve Jobs)          This was a surprise to not see Sorkin on the list of nominees for Best Adapted Screenplay. I personally was not a fan of the screenplay, but seeing how so many people were, and how he recently won a Golden Globe for his work, I expected him to not only…

OSCAR 2016: NOMINATIONS & REACTION

Today is the day for Oscar nominations. After the recent Golden Globe Awards, we can start to get an idea of who will be the contenders in every category. But with the addition of some actors or films in each category, our idea is never quite clear of who will win on February 28th. Here…