Dramatic Acting Honors 2015

This was a very difficult list to narrow down.  Some of the longlists numbered three times the five I allow.  Let’s see what I chose. My nominees are: The Gentlemen Best Actor in a Leading Role, Drama  Abraham Attah – Beast of… Continue Reading

Viewed and Reviewed: Love & Mercy (2015)

Love & Mercy (2015) dir. Bill Pohlad written by: Oren Moverman, Michael A Lerner starring: Paul Dano, John Cusack, Elizabeth Banks, Paul Giamatti          3.5 out of 4 stars As far as music biopics go, even those with great performances (Ray, Walk the… Continue Reading

Viewed and Reviewed: Youth (2015)

Youth (2015) dir. Paolo Sorrentino written by: Paolo Sorrentino starring: Michael Caine, Harvey Keitel, Rachel Weisz, Paul Dano, Jane Fonda 2.5 out of 4 stars Director Paolo Sorrentino’s Fellini ode The Great Beauty won Best Foreign Language Film for 2013.  Sporting the style and spirit… Continue Reading