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

Drama: Directing & Writing 2016

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, Drama    American… Continue Reading

Manchester by the Sea (2016): Movie Review

Manchester by the Sea (2016) dir. Kenneth Lonergan written by: Kenneth Lonergan starring: Casey Affleck, Lucas Hedges, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler     3.75 out of 4 stars Why do most of us get away from our hometowns?  I just had a conversation with… Continue Reading