Tag Archives: Best Director

Noah Movie Review

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When Darren Aronofsky signed up to make Noah, a movie about one of the most famous tales in the history of mankind, sourced straight from one of the most famous stories ever told, the Holy ...

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Escape From Tomorrow Movie Review

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A large portion of my love of film and television stems from the idea of originality, creative genius and making something shocking and provocative that nobody else has before.  That’s why when I saw the ...

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The Grand Budapest Hotel Review: All Star Cast, Charm.

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Wes Anderson is known for his quirky, charming and unique style of writing and film making, and his last film ‘Moonrise Kingdom’ was a wonderful example of that.  His latest film, The Grand Budapest Hotel, ...

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‘Enemy’ Movie Review

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In 2013, director Denis Villeneuve brought one of my favorite movies of the year, ‘Prisoners,’ to the big screen to widespread acclaim.  I was amazed by the great storytelling and dark, gritty presentation of the ...

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Must See Movies You’ve Never Seen: Primer (2004)

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  Shane Carruth is a name that many people might not know, but indie film fans will probably be very familiar with his work.  His most recent film, ‘Upstream Color’ was a bizarre but beautiful ...

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2014 Oscar Wrap Up: Complete List Of Oscar Winners

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Well folks, the 2014 Oscars are in the books and what a year it was.  Ellen DeGeneres hosted the show and provided a lot of laughs and even managed to break Twitter in the process, ...

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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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A Tribute To Philip Seymour Hoffman: His Ten Best Films

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Philip Seymour Hoffman has been one of the finest actors of my lifetime, and the news of his untimely death on February 2nd genuinely broke my heart.  He was known as a genuinely good guy ...

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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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‘Her’ Review: Joaquin Phoenix And A Scarlett Johansson Voice Star

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There have been a lot of powerful, Oscar worthy individual performances this year, from Matthew McConaughey to Leonardo DiCaprio to Bruce Dern.  Add Joaquin Phoenix to this list for what is one of the most ...

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