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

Fences (2016): Movie Review

Fences (2016) dir. Denzel Washington written by: August Wilson starring: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen Henderson, Jovan Adepo, Mykelti Williamson, Russell Hornsby    3.25 out of 4 stars Certain plays cannot escape their theatrical heat.  Dialogue dense and timelessly relevant, August Wilson’s Fences maintains its… 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