Here are my picks in All 24 Categories: Best Picture – “La La Land” Best Director – Damien Chazelle, “La La Land” Best Actor – Denzel Washington, “Fences” Best Actress – Emma Stone, “La La Land” Best Supporting Actor – Mahershala Ali, “Moonlight” Best Supporting Actress – Viola Davis, “Fences” Best Original Screenplay – “Manchester […]
Last year many people had a difficult time predicting which film would win the Best Picture Oscar. Some chose “The Revenant”, the recipient of the Best Drama Golden Globe and Best Film BAFTA. It also swept the Best Actor (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Best Director (Alejandro G. Inarritu) categories throughout the entire awards season. Others sided […]
What if, instead of Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, the starring roles of Sebastian and Mia in Oscar frontrunner “La La Land” were played by Miles Teller and Emma Watson? Well, that was the original plan. And now, due to the musical’s overwhelming success, a new article from Page Six reveals that Teller and Watson are reportedly […]
(***UPDATES INCLUDED***)Sunday night is the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. As a SAG-AFTRA member, I vote for these awards every year and did so back in December. The Awards Season race has changed drastically over the past month. Here’s who I think will come out on top in each of the six movie categories (***Where […]
Amy Adams is a five-time Oscar nominee. In a wide-open race she potentially could’ve won the Best Actress award this year for sci-fi thriller “Arrival”. But she’s been left-out of the years most unpredictable category, and is easily the Biggest Snub of the 2017 Oscar nominations. “Arrival” received 8 nominations overall, including Best Picture and Best […]
If you have not yet seen “La La Land” – seriously, what are you waiting for? If you have, you’ve likely had quite an experience. As important as music is to the story, there are actually only six songs in the entire film. Here’s my ranking, with Spoiler-Free Commentary: 1. “Audition (The Fools Who Dream)” – […]
1/9 UPDATE: I got 8 out of 14 picks correct (*where noted): Sunday Night’s 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards are going to make history: Jimmy Fallon is hosting for the first time. Meryl Streep is receiving the Cecil B. DeMille Award AND she could also win for her performance in “Florence Foster Jenkins”. And for […]
In this exclusive interview, the man behind the magical music of “La La Land, Composer Justin Hurwitz, talks about this latest collaboration with former college roommate, director Damien Chazelle, his inspirations for the songs in the film, and his personal all-time favorite movie.