Tag Archive: awards

Scattered Frames: Legos while I wait for a short term inside Fruitvale Station

Welcome to yet another edition of Scattered Frames! I’m still in my quest to catch up with all the award-buzzy films of 2013 (and a huge hit from 2014 as well). So, let’s… Continue reading

A few (late) musings on the 2014 Oscar nominees

Today I woke up extra early to catch the super exciting nominations announcement. I cheered, I gasped and I scratched my head at some of the names uttered by Chris Hemsworth and Academy… Continue reading

A forecast for the Oscar noms

Hello everyone! With just 24 hours to go before the announcement of the nominees for the 86th Academy Awards by Chris Hemsworth and Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs, I want to share with… Continue reading

Blue Jasmine [2013]

Directed by: Woody Allen Written by: Woody Allen Starring: Cate Blanchett, Sally Hawkins, Alec Baldwin, Bobby Cannavale, Andrew Dice Clay, Louis C.K., Peter Sarsgaard, Michael Stuhlbarg Stunning beauty hadn’t been so repulsive in… Continue reading

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty [2013]

Directed by: Ben Stiller Written by: Steve Conrad; based on the short story by James Thurber Starring: Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Adam Scott, Sean Penn, Shirley MacLaine, Kathryn Hahn Walter Mitty (Ben Stiller)… Continue reading

It’s getting closer!

Hello everybody and happy pre-Christmas weekend! This morning, the first trailer for the 86th Academy Awards was released. It’s a pretty fun clip that should give us a good idea of what to… Continue reading

Prisoners [2013]

Directed by: Denis Villeneuve Written by: Aaron Guzikowski Starring: Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Paul Dano, Terrence Howard, Viola Davis, Melissa Leo, Maria Bello Sometimes just what you need to forget a bit about the… Continue reading

Gravity and the necessary evil of movie marketing

Spoilers ahead   Suppose your movie is opening in a few months. Do you trust its quality and hope good word-of-mouth will slowly but surely get cinephile butts in seats, or do you… Continue reading

Rush [2013]

Directed by: Ron Howard Written by: Peter Morgan Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Daniel Brühl, Alexandra Maria Lara, Olivia Wilde, Pierfrancesco Favino, Natalie Dormer, Christian McKay   Oh, look! Thor can act!  I have to… Continue reading

Behold! Award season is near!

I don’t usually reblog other people’s content but this post by BuzzFeed’s Adam B. Vary has this cinephile salivating! Award season is my favorite time of the year and it’s getting closer and… Continue reading