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

Comedy and Musical: Directing & Writing 2015

Let us find my picks for the writers and directors of the comedies for this year. My nominees are: Best Director, Comedy and Musical     The Diary of a Teenage Girl dir. Marielle Heller  Grandma dir. Paul Weitz Inside Out dir. Pete… Continue Reading

Best Picture (Comedy/Musical) 2015

The comedies the Academy picked this year aren’t quite what I chose for my top ones (in fact, spoiler alert, neither of them broke my top 25).  Here’s what did! My nominees are: Best Picture, Comedy/Musical The Diary of a Teenage… Continue Reading

Viewed and Review: Inside Out (2015)

Inside Out dir. Pete Docter, Ronaldo Del Carmen written by: Pete Docter, Ronaldo Del Carmen, Meg LeFauve, Josh Cooley starring: Amy Poehler, Phyllis Smith, Bill Hader, Mindy Kaling, Lewis Black, Richard Kind 3.5 out of 4 stars What goes on inside your head?… Continue Reading