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Archive for January 2009

Oscar Nom Predictions

January 20, 2009

With two days left until the actual Nominees are announced, I thought I’d throw my hand in predicting who will be nominated. 2008 was a great year for film. I’ve only listed the performances based on ones I’ve seen for every category. Best Picture Milk Slumdog Millionaire The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Best Director […]

“The Wrestler” Review

January 8, 2009

Visionary writer/director Darren Aronofsky’s follow-up to the confusing mess that was “The Fountain” is, on paper, a rather straightforward simplistic story of a broken down man trying to deal with the realities of his trade. But beyond the surface lies a film enriched with spirit and heartbreak. Mickey Rourke, (in what is sure to be […]

2008: The Best of Favorites

January 2, 2009

2008 was filled with a great array of music, film, television and new gadgets. Here’s my compilation of my favorites of the year. This list is broken down into two categories. The best is what I believe to be the best in any given category, whereas my favorites are just that. The two can be […]