Starting October 1st, the blog is taking a month-long journey through the winning, nominated, and qualifying films for the 5th Academy Awards, honoring movies released between August 1, 1931, and July 31st, 1932. If you'd like to join in the fun, the 72 films screened are:
Sunday, September 13, 2020
Thursday, September 3, 2020
Powering down in September to focus on back-to-back retrospectives.
In November, we'll look at the films of 1970, featuring these Best Picture nominees:
But first, in October, it's the cinema of August 1, 1931-July 31, 1932 - the Fifth Academy Awards - featuring these Best Picture nominees:
See y'all in October!
Wednesday, September 2, 2020
Friday, August 28, 2020
All these titles are available to rent - the cheapest at $1.99 on iTunes, the highest at $12 via Kino Marquee, a "digital cinema" that sends your ticket purchase to support the independent theater where you would have seen the movie, were we not in shutdown.
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
One of today's directors is an Oscar nominee for his previous work behind the camera; another is a two-time nominee for writing. Do you know who?
Monday, August 24, 2020
Friday, August 21, 2020
You know the drill by now, surely. Five reviews of 2020 releases, all currently available through either VOD and/or its home streamer...