My predictions for The 89th Academy Awards

I usually go all out when it comes to Oscar predictions every year but this year I've had little to no time to prepare - unfortunately some people have to work full weekends - so I've basically highlighted below which nominee I think/hope is going to win in each category tonight and for strict time … Continue reading My predictions for The 89th Academy Awards

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Silence (2017): “I pray but I am lost. Am I just praying to silence?”

Directed by Martin Scorsese Written by Jay Cocks & Martin Scorsese Music by Kathryn Kluge & Kim Allen Kluge Cinematography by Rodrigo Prieto Film Editing by Thelma Schoonmaker Starring Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver, Liam Neeson, Tadanobu Asano, Ciaran Hinds & Issei Ogata UK release date: 1st January 2017 Feature running time: 161 minutes THE PREMISE: … Continue reading Silence (2017): “I pray but I am lost. Am I just praying to silence?”

SPLIT (2017): “He’s done awful things to people and he’ll do awful things to you.”

Written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan Produced by M. Night Shyamalan, Jason Blum & Marc Bienstock Music by West Dylan Thordson Cinematography by Mike Gioulakis Starring James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley, Hayley Lu Richardson & Jessica Sula UK release date: 27th January 2017 Feature running time: 117 minutes Three girls are kidnapped by … Continue reading SPLIT (2017): “He’s done awful things to people and he’ll do awful things to you.”

Teaser trailers that set out to do what they were supposed to do.

In recent times, more often than not film studios and marketing teams have forgotten what the main sole purpose of a teaser trailer is and how its main job is to entice the attention of audience members in wanting to find out more about the film and the temptation in spending their hard earned cash … Continue reading Teaser trailers that set out to do what they were supposed to do.

LIFE, ANIMATED (2016): Life imitating art imitating life

Directed by Roger Ross Williams Based on the book 'Life, Animated: A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism' by Ron Suskind Produced by Roger Ross Williams, Ron Suskind, Julie Goldman & Shanti Avirgan Cinematography by Tom Bergmann Film editing by David Teague Starring Owen Suskind, Ron Suskind, Jonathan Freeman & Gilbert Gottfried UK release date: … Continue reading LIFE, ANIMATED (2016): Life imitating art imitating life