Musings on 2020 Golden Globes nominations – who got snubbed?

Happy Monday everyone! I just came back yesterday afternoon from a three-day shoot of my third short film that I produced. So I've sort of been out of it in terms of award season. Well it's officially here!! Snow and awards nominations, two things one can expect in December (yep, the white stuff is falling …

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FlixChatter Review – IN FABRIC (2019)

Written and Directed by: Peter Strickland Starring: Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Fatma Mohamed, Gwendoline Christie In Fabric is a twisted, highly stylized horror/dark comedy film. It follows a cursed dress' journey as it leaves a department store and travels from person to person, wreaking havoc at every turn. Director Peter Strickland's love of 1970's …

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Bond 25 – NO TIME TO DIE first trailer + character posters!

I've been waiting for this!! After revealing the new title last August, No Time To Die finally has its first trailer... and as a longtime Bond fan, color me excited!! https://youtu.be/BIhNsAtPbPI ... I personally can't wait to see what director Cary Fukunaga would do with this 57-year-old franchise, and from what I'm seeing here, it …

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FlixChatter Review – The Irishman (2019)

Adapted from the memoir I Heard You Paint Houses, The Irishman follows the real life story of Frank Sheeran. Sheeran, played by Robert De Niro, was a World War II veteran. While working as a truck driver through the 1950s, finds himself drawn into Russell Bufalino's inner circle. At this time Bufalino had recently been …

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FlixChatter Review: FROZEN II (2019)

Written & Directed By: Chris Buck & Jennifer Lee Cast: Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad, Jonathan Groff, Sterling K. Brown Runtime: 1 hour 43 minutes When the credit for Frozen II started to roll, I looked over at my (adult) niece and asked what she thought. “It was really cute! What did you think?” …

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FlixChatter Review: THE GOOD LIAR (2019)

Directed by: Bill Condon Written by: Jeffrey Hatcher Starring: Ian McKellen, Helen Mirren, Russell Tovey Advertised as the first ever pairing of Dame Helen Mirren and Sir Ian McKellen, The Good Liar boasts perhaps two of film’s all-time greatest. Based on the best-selling book by Nicholas Searle (a former British Intelligence officer) and adapted to …

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FlixChatter Review: The Warrior Queen of Jhansi (2019)

In a year where there are plenty of female-empowerment films being released, this is one that I wasn't aware it was being made. I saw this on a screener as there was no theatrical screening, and I had seen its trailer a week prior that piqued my interest. I have to admit that I wasn't …

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FlixChatter Review – MIDWAY (2019)

Directed by: Roland Emmerich Written by: Wes Tooke Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 has inspired many films over the years, most of which center around fictional characters and cheesy love stories. The 1976 Midway is no exception so it was with guarded anticipation I awaited the release of Roland Emmerich's Midway. …

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FlixChatter Review: Charlie’s Angels (2019)

I have to admit I hadn't paid attention to the movie adaptations of Charlie's Angels, though I did enjoy the original tv series. There's no particular reason why, I just was never enticed by it. But when they announced Kristen Stewart as one of the Angels, as well as Naomi Scott who I like as …

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FlixChatter Review: LAST CHRISTMAS (2019)

Directed by Paul Feig Starring: Emilia Clarke, Henry Golding, Michelle Yeoh and Emma Thompson The holidays are upon us and along with that – holiday films. From “A Christmas Carol” to “Die Hard” and even to “Eyes Wide Shut”, the genre covers a wide spectrum of styles and there is always something, some motif, setting, …

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