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: The Actors 2015

I’m realizing quickly that my favorite comedies aren’t always what one would find hilarious.  Last year was topped by old age, abortion, suicide, Wes Anderson, and Birdman.  This year, a little on the lighter side, has some fine performances from a wide… 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

Viewed and Reviewed: The Martian (2015)

The Martian (2015) dir. Ridley Scott written by: Drew Goddard starring: Matt Damon, Jeff Daniels, Chitiwel Ejiofor, Kristen Wiig, Jessica Chastain, Kate Mara, Michael Pena, Sean Bean, Sebastian Stan, Aksel Hennie, Benedict Wong, Mackenzie Davis, Donald Glover 3.25 out of 4 stars I… Continue Reading