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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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The Best Movie Directors Who Are Also Famous Actors

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Over the years, there have been a ton of famous actors who have turned into movie directors, with mixed levels of success.  Many of them direct themselves regularly, while some have even directed films that …

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Actress Spotlight: The Top 10 Sandra Bullock Movies

Top 10 Sandra Bullock Movies With Sandra Bullock’s new movie Gravity, alongside George Clooney, soon to be released we want to take a look at some of her best work.  With a large filmography there …

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‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ – Scorsese and DiCaprio Reunite Again.

‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ Martin Scorsese has his favorites.  Once he has one picked, he latches on to them and doesn’t let go.  Fortunately for the movie world, he tends to latch onto the …

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Must See Movies You Haven’t Seen: ‘Once’ (2007)

‘Once’ (2007) Every now and again you see a film that makes you say, ‘How did I never see or hear about this film before?’  You’ve never heard of it, yet it is basically perfect …

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Coen Brothers Go ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’ For Latest Film

The latest trailer for ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’ got me thinking about The Coen Brothers.  The Coen Brothers are possibly my favorite directors of films of all time.  I absolutely love everything they do.  Their movies …

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The Best And Worst Ending Movies In Great Movie Trilogies

With Iron Man 3 being released yesterday, I got to thinking about the art of the ‘movie trilogy.’  The Iron Man series will certainly go down as one of the best movie trilogies of this …

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‘Mud’ Review: Oscar Possibilities For McConaughey

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MUD Review Earlier this month I said that Matty McConaughey might get an Oscar nod for Mud. Seriously, check it out, because I said it. Well, he delivered the best performance of his career. Whether …

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A Hollywood Mock Draft of Actors and Actresses

MovieMelt’s Mock Draft So with the 2013 NFL Draft underway, the crew here at MovieMelt decided we would hold a little draft of our own.  I got to wondering, if there was a draft for …

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