I haven’t been to the movie theater in almost two months. For those of you who know me, you know this is a very big deal. At a certain time in my life I was going to the theater weekly, if not multiple times per week. It was glorious. I used to see everything, even… Read More I Haven’t Been To The Theater In Almost Two Months
This year’s Academy Awards ceremony has come and gone, and another film (Moonlight, with a wild and well-deserved win) has walked away with the statuette named Oscar. This has happened 89 times now, beginning in 1927 when the film Wings took home the prize. The title of Best Picture is prestigious, an honor that is… Read More Is The Academy Always Right? The ‘True’ Best Picture Winners Of The Last 23 Years
My Fair Lady or Dr. Strangelove? Rocky or Taxi Driver? Kramer vs. Kramer or Apocalypse Now? Dances with Wolves or Goodfellas? Forrest Gump or Pulp Fiction? Shakespeare in Love or Saving Private Ryan? The King’s Speech or The Social Network? Birdman or Boyhood? Spotlight or Mad Max: Fury Road? 2016’s Winner or…? Time and time again, the Academy Award Best Picture race ends in an upset. Based on the list above, you would think that at least Saving Private Ryan would have walked away with a trophy, right?… Read More Academy Awards: Only Time Can Tell A True Best Picture
The Worst. Jokes at the expense of Adam Sandler aside, I want to highlight the true stinkers of the past year, because despite the greatness, a lot of movies left me angry, sick, or incredibly disappointed. Some of these were awful on first viewing, some got worse on repeat viewings, and one I actively considered… Read More The Actual 5 Worst Movies of 2016
“People keep saying that 2016 was the worst. That may be true in some cases, but the world of film told a different story. This was the year of quiet triumphs and breathtaking beauty; of gruesome fun and shocking twists. 2016 was so packed with great films that I couldn’t possibly keep up and way… Read More 5 Worst Movies/Clips/Shows of 2016
People keep saying that 2016 was the worst. That may be true in some cases, but the world of film told a different story. This was the year of quiet triumphs and breathtaking beauty; of gruesome fun and shocking twists. 2016 was so packed with great films that I couldn’t possibly keep up and… Read More Top 10 Movies of 2016
As the original owner of the Millennium Falcon, leader of Cloud City, and eventual general for the Rebel Alliance, Lando Calrissian is an extremely important character within the Star Wars Universe. In 2015, Disney announced that a Young Han Solo movie was in development — with directors Chris Miller and Phil Lord at the helm… Read More Why Donald Glover is the Perfect Choice to Play Young Lando Calrissian
(Editor’s Note: This seals the deal. Noah loves Adam Sandler. Who else would become this obsessive? Or, his biological father is actually Sandler, and Noah is desperately trying to reach out. Let’s help Noah find his real dad.) After doing some research for my next bit for The bH Scale (working title- “Adam Sandler, The… Read More Is Governor Chris Christie just Adam Sandler in a Fat Suit?
I want to start off by saying that this is not a review of the film Imperium itself, but a more personal perspective on the impact this film had on me. I thought the film was very well put together and well acted, and, although it was one of the most uncomfortable film experiences I’ve ever… Read More The Unfortunate Relevance of ‘Imperium’
Editor’s Note: Upon receiving this submission, from our very own Noah Cheely, I had a thought. Could the man who previously told me he didn’t like Adam Sandler anymore be simply trying to avoid embarrassment? Noah’s first article – a well though-out take down of Adam Sandler’s recent work ethic and output of films – was… Read More Adam Sandler Goes to Malibu, Ruins it for Everyone.