Best and Worst of 2014

As we’ve been done with 2014 for about a month now I thought I’d talk about the best things of last year and of course the worst. Luckily this was a GREAT year for movies and the ones that weren’t, I was smart enough to stay away from so I think I had a pretty…

Nightcrawler – Movie Talk

Wow, I’m still seeing the “Oscar” movies and I just love this time of year; Christmas, snow, skiing, Winter Break, and the best movies of the year! This time I saw Nightcrawler, which did not receive enough praise from the Academy. Nightcrawler stars Jake Gyllenhaal as a very persistent, motivated, and calculated, Lou Bloom. The…

Ted 2 Trailer Talk

Not too long ago the trailer for the upcoming Ted 2 was released online and of course I watched it. I really liked this trailer and can’t wait to see the whole movie. I do have some concerns of course, it is a comedy sequel, and after Seth MacFarlane’s A Million Ways To Die In…

Steve Jobs – Casting Finalized, Begins Shooting

It was reported yesterday by Deadline that the cast for the new Steve Jobs biopic has been finalized and shooting has begun. The movie is written by the legendary writer Aaron Sorkin,  directed by the equally talented Danny Boyle, and starring Michael Fassbender. Now let’s talk about this. It’s pretty well known by now most…

Whiplash – Movie Talk

So I saw Whiplash last night. It was this movie about a drummer who drums and a teacher who teaches him. It was good. This movie was incredible!!! I loved it so much. Don’t listen to what I wrote above, it is so much more than that. Read below! Whiplash is actually about a really…

My Favorites

 For only my third post I’ve decided to go more general and talk about some more of my personal tastes of film. Eventually I will to more specific posts about a certain movie or topic and go in depth into that, but for now I’d like to mention some of the films and filmmakers that…

87th Academy Award Nominations

So the nominations for the 87th Academy  Awards have been out for almost two weeks now and since I have seen all the best picture nominees and then some, I figured I’d give my thoughts on them. I should also mention I haven’t seen Nightcrawler Foxcatcher, The Lego Movie, or Still Alice. First I’d like…