This is the second part of my Oscar Predictions and I made these predictions. These are just how I think these categories will shake out, and in this second part of two prediction articles (Part 1 of predictions can be found here), I’m covering 8 of the 23 categories with the Screenplay categories, Original Song, Cinematography, Documentary, Editing, and the Best Leading categories.
Directed by: Fernando Mereilles. Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Jonathan Pryce, Juan Minujin. Runtime: 2h 5 min. Released: December 20, 2019. Behind Vatican walls, the conservative Pope Benedict (Anthony Hopkins) as he aims to step down from the Papacy, and the liberal future Pope Francis (Jonathan Pryce) as they find common ground to forge a new path [...]
Released: May 24, 2000. Directed by: John Woo. Starring: Tom Cruise, Dougray Scott, Thandie Newton. Runtime: 2h 3 min. This review contains a few spoilers. In Mission: Impossible II, Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) is rudely called away from his rock-climbing vacation for a new mission. His mission’s in Sydney, Australia where he must destroy a genetically [...]
Released: March 28, 2014. Directed by: Darren Aronofsky. Starring: Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Anthony Hopkins. Runtime: 138 min. A film cloaked in controversy from the get go, Noah turns out to be a good, unique film. It's controversial because it's a largely different take on the biblical story of Noah's Ark from the Book of [...]
There are four big releases coming out this weekend, so I'll try to keep my thoughts on each of the movies brief, so this article doesn't become too tedious. The movies are "The Conjuring", "Red 2", "R.I.P.D." and "Turbo". "The Conjuring" will do superb business this weekend. James Wan's movies have an average opening of [...]
Hi everyone, this is my post for the movies I'm most anticipating this month. I'm going to leave out the ones I'm not anticipating (but will be seeing), because who wants to write a paragraph about a movie they're not particularly passionate about? (I'm talking about you, GROWN UPS 2.) I'll be writing reviews about [...]
The Human Stain Release Date: October 31, 2003 ,Director: Robert Benton Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Nicole Kidman, Ed Harris Runtime: 106 min Tagline: How far would you go to escape the past? Did you know? To prepare for her role, Nicole Kidman visited women's shelters and talked to former victims of abuse for inspiration. When a [...]
Psycho Release Date: September 8, 1960 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Stars: Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Vera Miles Runtime: 109 min Tagline: The Essential Alfred Hitchcock. Words cannot express well enough how impressed I was by this film; it has so many great aspects to it. Marion Crane is a beautiful blonde who just stole forty thousand [...]