Monthly Archives: February 2012

My Official 2011 Oscar Predictions

In the past, I haven’t been very successful when it comes to correctly guessing Oscar winners. There is always a part of me that refuses to recognize a bad film. Last year, for example, I didn’t acknowledge the art direction … Continue reading

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2011 Alternative Academy Award Nominations

I decided quite a few years back that I wasn’t going to be bothered by Oscar nominations. It didn’t take very long for me to realize that politics and popularity were more important in determining who/what made the shortlists than … Continue reading

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Review: The Secret World Of Arrietty

The earliest theater experience I can remember was seeing the Studio Ghibli film My Neighbor Totoro back in 1993. I was around five years old, and I remember being completely enraptured by what was happening on the screen. There was … Continue reading

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Introduction and Declaration of Principles

It’s now a little past half of the way through February in the year 2012, and I’ve finally decided to start writing again. Honestly, this should have happened a long time ago. I’d like to pretend that tremendously important business … Continue reading

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