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

#OscarsLessWhite?

#OscarsSoWhite AN EXAMINATION #OscarsSoWhite was a trending topic for the past two winters, related to the pasty white, prestige film that has so often dominated the awards cycle.  In the last two years, there have been far too few (often… Continue Reading

Certain Women (2016): Viewed and Reviewed

Certain Women (2016) dir. Kelly Reichardt written by: Kelly Reichardt starring: Laura Dern, Michelle Williams, Lily Gladstone, Kristen Stewart      3.5 out of 4 stars With a trio of interconnected short films, writer-director Kelly Reichardt expands her viewership. Following her previous independent,… Continue Reading