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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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‘American Hustle’ Review: Oscar Worthy Or David O Russel Con?

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David O. Russel’s Silver Linings Playbook was a massive success in 2012 and cemented his status as a maker of great films and potentially even careers in the case of Jennifer Lawrence.  His follow up …

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Wolf Of Wall Street Review: Scorsese and Dicaprio Back Together

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I’ll start off by saying that I went into this movie with great bias and high expectations. I’ll unapologetically admit that I’m a huge Leonardo DiCaprio fan and a huge Martin Scorsese fan. I think …

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New Trailer for ‘Transcendence’ – Johnny Depp Goes Artificial

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Transcendence has been one of the most talked about future projects for quite some time, since it’s screenplay became common knowledge.  Partially produced by Christopher Nolan and directed (in a debut) by one of Nolan’s …

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‘Nebraska’ Review: Bruce Dern Cashes In

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Alexander Payne has made a living making movies about families and relationships.  He doesn’t direct movies that often but when he does they tend to be pretty good.  His latest project, Nebraska, a black and …

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First Teaser For Christopher Nolan’s ‘Interstellar’

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With the project still far in the distance in terms of actual release date, Paramount have released a long teaser trailer for Christopher Nolan’s next film ‘Interstellar’ a science fiction film about pushing the boundaries …

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Tom Cruise’s Warrior Groundhog Day in ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Trailer

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Tom Cruise has made nothing but blockbusters lately, and is well known for some of his sci-fi films such as Oblivion and Minority Report.  His latest film, Edge Of Tomorrow, is based on a Japanese …

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‘Dallas Buyers Club’ Review: Matthew McConaughey Weight Loss Worth It?

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Biopics are plentiful in the world of movies these days.  Some good, some average or disappointing, and some just plain bad.  The latest, ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ is about the true story of famous, or perhaps …

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‘Out Of The Furnace’ Review: All Star Cast, All Star Movie?

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Some movies are just not made to make you happy.  Out Of The Furnace is certainly one of those movies.  This bleak, desolate thriller has an absolute A-List cast, the likes of which is not …

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‘Drinking Buddies’ Review: Jake Johnson and Olivia Wilde Get Drunk

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Beer is just a huge part of my life.  I love it.  All kinds of beer.  Porters, stouts, IPAs, Wheat Beers, Lagers, the whole nine yards.  Beer is something you drink with good food, on …

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