The Big Short — Formerly Blair

A predicted bubble collapse by a small few from the countless many on greedy Wall Street — here’s our basis for The Big Short. Oscar-worthy, yes, but the goal here is to relate it to current events, and even connect it to seemingly unrelated films. In one way, it’s storyline was literally about raking it Read More …

Point Shoot ‘n’ Eat: Academy Awards Preview for 02.28.2016

See my latest vlog entry, taped on a GoPro! I discuss the upcoming Academy Awards, who might win and why, plus touch on how Host Chris Rock will handle #OscarsSoWhite. Seen 7 out of 8 Best Pic nominees now (all but Brooklyn at this point — just one to go!). Viewed The Revenant twice… Hosted Read More …

Talking Movies with PenTV – 105 – Discussing the 88th Academy Awards Nominations

Host Gina Mazzetti and myself discuss the down-low about the 88th Academy Award nominations for films of 2015. We touch on everything, with topics ranging from #OscarsSoWhite and LGBT superheroes, to keeping movies unusual and which current film is the best regardless of nominations. Recorded 1.22.2015 at Peninsula Television, Inc. — pentv.tv I’m also adding Read More …

Livestream: The 88th Academy Award Nominations

Nominations to get updated throughout the morning of THU 1/14. Announcements begin at 5:38 am! TBA below… BEST PICTURE The Big Short Bridge of Spies Brooklyn Mad Max Fury Road The Martian The Revenant Room Spotlight BEST DIRECTOR Adam McKay, The Big Short George Miller, Mad Max Fury Road Alejandro G. Iñarritu, The Revenant Lenny Abrahamson, Read More …