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

Hidden Figures (2016): Movie Review

Hidden Figures (2016) dir. Theodore Melfi written by: Allison Schroeder, Theodore Melfi starring: Taraji P Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Kevin Costner, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Parsons, Glen Powell, Mahershala Ali   3.5 out of 4 stars It’s difficult to find a movie that is universally… 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