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Movie Melt Present’s Our Oscars: The 2014 Melties

So 2013 was an absolutely incredible year in film.  We saw one of the best groups of Best Picture nominees ever assembled, and even some films that were left out but well deserved such as …

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Why “12 Years a Slave” WILL win Best Picture

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This is not meant to be a review of the film. James reviewed it back in November. (http://moviemelt.com/12-years-slave-movie-review/) He gave it a 9/10. Whether I say it was a 9, 9.5, or even a 10, it …

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The 2014 Oscar Predictions: Who Will Win & Who’ll Get Snubbed?

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We’ve already brought you the 2014 Oscar nominations, but now we’re one of the first websites out there to bring you the 2014 Oscar Predictions!  Most websites wait a while, feel things out and see …

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2014 Oscar Nominations: Shocks, Snubs & Sure Things

2014 Oscar Nominations

Well folks, the 2014 Oscar Nominations are in.  As usual there are some obvious choices, some surprises and some clear and glaring omissions and snubs.  The leading nomination grabbers were ‘Gravity’ and ‘American Hustle’ with …

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’12 Years A Slave’ Review: America’s Darkest Memories

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Slavery is a topic that has been covered in television, books and movies for many years, but somehow never quite like with 12 Years A Slave, a uniquely personal movie about one of America’s darkest …

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12 Years A Slave Trailer Showcases All Star Cast

12 Years A Slave Trailer In the wake of the Trayvon Martin trail verdict, it is a time of immense racial tension in the United States.  Race is a topic that will also be covered …

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