Outstanding Direction and Writing of 2017

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  BPM (Beats… Continue Reading

Outstanding Acting of 2017

There have been some exceptional performances well worth recognizing for their character, nuance and heart. My nominees are: The Leading Gentlemen Best Actor in a Leading Role Nahuel Pérez Biscayart – BPM (Beats Per Minute) (“Sean Dalmazo”) Emotional heft is… Continue Reading

Get Out (2017): Movie Review

Get Out (2017) dir. Jordan Peele written by: Jordan Peele starring: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford, Catherine Keener   If Ira Levin wrote about race instead of gender, he would have published Get Out.  Stepping into Stepford territory, Get Out embraces psychological horror with… Continue Reading