Aww Jeez, the premiere of FX’s Fargo has come and it delivered just what you’d expect from a show that’s based on the film.
Aren’t we ready for next year – our own year-in-advance picks we know we’ll laugh at in several months’ time, the obvious Oscar bait that fizzles out for one reason or another, the films that catch fire at the last minute, the campaign chicanery? But we still have this Oscar
The top races – for picture and director – didn’t change much over the last few days, but Her thankfully made some waves with the Writers Guild of America (WGA). The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) weighs in with its picks on Feb. 16, and that’s really
There’s almost always an awesome Blu-ray/DVD set for a TV Show coming out each month, so which ones should you pay attention to this month?
Yesterday, I began my series on the Oscar-nominated shorts with a look at the animated contenders; today I look to the live-action shorts. (I’ll offer my thoughts on the documentary shorts tomorrow.) Here, we experience several better told, more compelling stories than many full-length narratives. Do I Have to Take
The much anticipated 3rd series of Sherlock (on Masterpiece PBS) has returned, and it has returned in great fashion!
In 2004, Lord of the Rings: Return of the King achieved a near-unprecedented sweep of the Oscars. Nominated for 11 Academy Awards, it won all 11, including Best Visual Effects, Best Costume Design, Best Adapted Screenplay (Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, & Peter Jackson), Best Director (Jackson), and the Big One
The epic Peter Jackson series, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, gets a new trailer that reveals just how he was able to extend this in to three full-length (and then some) films. Of course there’s the epic beast Smaug, voiced by Benedict Cumberbatch, but also throw in a doomed romance for Legolas