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“Just Mercy” Takes The Familiar Beats Of A True Life Legal Drama And Finds The Emotional Core

It’s almost impossible not to recognize the plot points and dramatic beats being depicted in Just Mercy. At the same time, it’s nearly as difficult to not be affected by them. Such is the case when a familiar tale is told exceedingly well and impeccably acted. Earnest, wearing its heart[...]

Box Office Report For December 20-22

Welcome back one and all to the weekly box office report! As is always the case, each and every Sunday you can expect a look at what made the most money in theaters, as well as just how all of the new releases fared. This week (the second to last[...]

Awards Season/Precursor Update: USC Scripter Nominees, Oscar Spotlight: Documentaries, And More

We haven’t updated the precursors in a little bit, so that’s what we’re going to do today. Most recently, the USC Scripter nominations were announced, but that comes after a rave of announcements that included a number of guilds that hold major sway over who and what will receive Academy[...]

An Updated Ranking Of The “Star Wars” Franchise Now That The Saga Is Complete

Well, it’s a big weekend for Star Wars fans. The conclusion of the Saga is here in Star Wars: the Rise of Skywalker. So, what better time is there to go back and once again re-rank the films in the Star Wars universe? None at all, frankly, so that’s just[...]

Golden Globe Predictions After The Nominations

With the Golden Globe Awards having announced their nominations earlier this month, the time has come to update predictions and try to figure out just who and what are in line to win awards. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (or HFPA) will be chiming in at a vital point in[...]

Christopher Nolan Releases A Mysterious Trailer For His Next Film “Tenet”

Yesterday, the cinematic world was given an early present for the holidays, as filmmaker Christopher Nolan unleashed onto the internet the first real look at his next project, the action epic Tenet. Easily one of the most hotly anticipated titles of 2020, it appears to be the director once again[...]

“Cats” Is Nearly Unwatchable And Hisses At Good Taste

Meow. Well, I suppose the appropriate term here is woof. Cats, the adaptation of the smash Broadway musical, is a real dog. When it’s not alternating between being incomprehensible and nonsensical in terms of its plot, the execution of the questionable premise is at best unfinished, and at worst borderline[...]

“Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker” Ends The Saga On An Uneven Note

Maybe it was always going to be impossible to wrap this story up in a fully satisfying manner? Star Wars means so much to so many people, and often different things, after all. Look no further to the differing receptions in some parts of the fandom that J.J. Abrams received[...]

Updated Oscar Predictions For Mid December

Hot on the heels of the Academy revealing the shortlists for nine of their categories, a predictions update is in order, now isn’t it? Especially considering the time of year, it’s hard not to have changes to the lineup to make on a near weekly basis. I actually play around[...]

Oscar Shortlists Revealed In Nine Categories

Moments ago, the Academy released a handful of shortlists for some of their below the line categories. Last year, they tried it out for the first time and it seemed to go over well, so expect this to be the new normal. Yes, in the categories of Best Documentary Feature,[...]