Top 25 of 2015

2015 was one hell of a year: So many good movies, so many good life moves, over 52000 words written, 53 twitter followers (@OutToTheMovies), and 3 legitimate comments!  I’ve loved getting to write all my billions of movie related thoughts that… Continue Reading

The Techs of 2015

This final post will cover the rest of my categories: Visuals and Aurals.  Always my favorite part of a movie, these can really make a movie for me.  This year’s selections come from many of the same movies, but when… Continue Reading

Dramatic Acting Honors 2015

This was a very difficult list to narrow down.  Some of the longlists numbered three times the five I allow.  Let’s see what I chose. My nominees are: The Gentlemen Best Actor in a Leading Role, Drama  Abraham Attah – Beast of… Continue Reading

Drama – Directing and Writing

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    Carol… Continue Reading

Viewed and Reviewed: Brooklyn (2015)

Brooklyn (2015) dir. John Crowley written by: Nick Hornby starring: Saoirse Ronan, Emory Cohen, Domnhall Gleeson, Jim Broadbent, Julie Walters 3.5 out of 4 stars I recently read Colm Toibin’s 2009 novel Brooklyn about a young Irish immigrant in post-war New York City in… Continue Reading