Oscar Predictions

Sharpen your crayons and mark your ballots. Here are tonight’s big winners: BEST ACTOR     Funny how a 41-year-old actor can actually be considered overdue for an Oscar, but that seems to be the sentiment pushing Leonardo DiCaprio over the finish line. He has delivered many more dynamic performances in prior years, but he definitely bled … Continue reading

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Shame Earns its Name

INSPIRED – It’s a tough film to watch. It earned an NC-17 rating for good reason. It tackles a subject matter many find somewhat redundant – sexual addiction – and it is the most honest film about the depravity of man’s darkest self-indulgence and masochistic behavior since Last Tango In Paris. Shame stars Michael Fassbender as ‘Brandon,’ a nebulous … Continue reading