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The Artist

The Artist, Michel Hazanaviscius’ new silent film about an actor struggling to adapt to talkies (movies with sound), is a solid effort, but not worthy of all the awards and praise that it has been getting. The novelty of watching … Continue reading

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2010 Academy Award Nomination Wish List

With the Academy Award nominations coming up in a few days, I thought I would put out my wish list. These are the people and the movies that I wish would get nominated. They may be overlooked or they may … Continue reading

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Nine

On paper, Nine is a very good movie. Rob Marshall is a solid director that directed Chicago to the Best Picture Academy Award. We’ll forgive him for Memoirs of a Geisha, but still, Marshall makes visually arresting movies. There are … Continue reading

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Up in the Air

What’s the point? What’s the point of marriage and family and connection with others? In Jason Reitman’s new movie Up in the Air, this question and more were asked. It’s a movie that doesn’t just deal in connections, it deals … Continue reading

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