Dramatic Acting Honors 2016

This had some items trimmed that cut a bit deep.  Breathe Chris, breathe. My nominees are: The Gentlemen Best Actor in a Leading Role, Drama  Casey Affleck – Manchester by the Sea (“Lee Chandler”) Yes, Casey Affleck is pretty repugnant, and likely… Continue Reading

Drama: Directing & Writing 2016

This was a strong year filled with amazing films.  The directing and writing were certainly difficult to narrow down, but I’ve done it.  Below are the directors and writers I loved this year. My nominees are: Best Director, Drama    American… Continue Reading

Arrival (2016): Viewed and Reviewed

Arrival (2016) dir. Denis Villeneuve written by: Eric Heisserer starring: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forrest Whitaker       3.5 out of 4 stars Canadian director Denis Villeneuve burst onto the scene with Incendies, a 2010 Foreign Language Oscar nominee surrounding a sibling trip… Continue Reading