Tag Archives: silver linings playbook

2010s in Review: The Best Movies, Part 2

This is Part 2 of a three-part series. Read Part 1 here. Mad Max: Fury Road (2015, George Miller) Still jaw-dropping years later, this is gold standard for action movies. And if you want to read more into it, there’s … Continue reading

Posted in Best Of, Film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2010s in Review: The Best Film Performances, Part 2

This is Part 2 of a two-part series. Read Part 1 here.  DUOS Can You Ever Forgive Me? – Melissa McCarthy & Richard E. Grant Gay and lesbian friendships are so rarely portrayed on-screen, but McCarthy and Grant gave career-best … Continue reading

Posted in Best Of, Film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Best of the Decade… So Far – Film

It’s hard to believe the decade is half gone already. In these five years, I’ve graduated from college, moved back in with my parents, struck out on my own, and gotten married. And I’ve consumed a ridiculous amount of pop … Continue reading

Posted in Best Of, Film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Revisionary Road 2012 — Film

We change so much every year, and just as our opinions change on friends, teams and politicians, so do our opinions on pop culture. That’s why, since 2008, I’ve revised my previous year’s top 10 lists. Before we get to … Continue reading

Posted in Best Of, Film | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Oscar Guide 2013

And thus ends one of the wildest Oscar races in recent memory. You can follow me on Twitter (@kipjmooney) for live updates during the broadcast. Until then, here’s the lowdown on the eight major categories and my guesses in the … Continue reading

Posted in Awards, Oscars, Previews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Dream Oscar Ballot 2013

UPDATE: I saw Life of Pi on Friday night, so I had to make some changes. I’ll stick with the Academy’s format for this, which means I have to refrain from listing Best Animated Feature, Best Foreign Language Film and … Continue reading

Posted in Awards, Film, Oscars | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reactionary Tale: Oscar Nominations 2013

Well, that was certainly interesting. Plenty of nominations no one saw coming along with some snubs no one would have guessed. I correctly predicted just two categories: Best Actress and Best Visual Effects. I went four for five in eight others … Continue reading

Posted in Awards, Film, Oscars | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment