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Oscar Podcast Preview – 1994

| October 5, 2013 | 39 Comments

The Shawkshank Redemption might be the best film that never won Best Picture, or very nearly that. But nothing was going to beat Forrest Gump that year, not even Pulp Fiction. 1994 seems to be a memorable year for many film fans because of those two movies specifically. Both... (Read More)


Gravity Opens to Near Record Rave Reviews

| October 4, 2013 | 93 Comments

With the exception of Ratatouille and Pan’s Labyrinth, Alfonso Cuaron’s Gravity is the highest ranked mainstream film in recent memory — having received an astonishing 96 rating on Metacritic with a whopping 47 critics ringing in. Moreover, it has received 27 scores of 100. ┬áThat’s just a smidge higher... (Read More)

Thomson on All is Lost

| October 4, 2013 | 15 Comments

Truth: All is Lost is the kind of movie that if it hits you, it REALLY hits you. I suspect that it could depend on how much living you’ve done. Either way, Thomson writes this about All is Lost, and Robert Redford: All Is Lost will not open until... (Read More)