Tag Archives: top gun

Reactions to the 2023 Oscar Nominations

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced their nominations for the 95th Oscars on Tuesday. There wasn’t a whole lot to get too mad about. Seven of the 10 Best Picture nominees made my own top 10 list, … Continue reading

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

Final Oscar Picks 2023

BEST PICTUREAll Quiet on the Western FrontAvatar: The Way of WaterBabylonThe Banshees of InisherinElvisEverything Everywhere All at OnceThe FabelmansTÁRTop Gun: MaverickWomen Talking Dark Horse: Triangle of SadnessLong Shot: The WhaleTotal Shock: RRR The skinny: It’s a little funny to me … Continue reading

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

Oscar Picks: December 2022

BEST PICTUREAvatar: The Way of WaterBabylonThe Banshees of InisherinElvisEverything Everywhere All at OnceThe FabelmansTÁRTop Gun: MaverickThe Woman KingWomen Talking Falling off: Armageddon Time, She Said, White NoiseRising star: Triangle of Sadness The skinny: Despite underperforming even last year’s flop West … Continue reading

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

Streaming Picks: December 2022

This will be the last post in this format. Look for a more carefully curated version of this column coming next month! FILMSTop PicksThe Banshees of Inisherin – HBO Max 12/13Glass Onion – Netflix 12/23Top Gun: Maverick – Paramount+ 12/22Three … Continue reading

Posted in Film, Previews, Television | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Weekender: I tried so hard and got so far, but in ‘The End’ it doesn’t even matter

IN THEATERS: Identity Thief (R) Starring Jason Bateman, Melissa McCarthy, Amanda Peet Story by Jerry Eeten and Craig Mazin Screenplay by Craig Mazin Directed by Seth Gordon Though the trailer promises more hilarity from Bridesmaids‘ breakout star, I get the … Continue reading

Posted in Film, Previews, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment