FMP ep. 076b – The Oscar Nominations Part…

Before the Oscar telecast tomorrow, be sure to finish G Clark and Justin's discussion on the Oscar Nominations: Who will win, who should win, who was snubbed, and which categories are completely up for grabs. Categories…

FMP ep. 076a – The Oscar Nominations Part…

For this episode, just in time for the telecast on Sunday, G Clark and Justin discuss their picks for who will win, who should win, and who was snubbed for this year's Oscar Telecast. Justin and…

REVIEW: ‘Knight of Cups’ (2016)

[caption id="attachment_26216" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Knight of Cups[/caption] ‘It's good of you to invite me out here; show me what it's like to live the… the normal life.’ —Wes Bentley, Knight of Cups Well, maybe Terrence…

No Escape

Is NO ESCAPE racist?

[caption id="attachment_25664" align="alignnone" width="600"] No Escape[/caption] First off, this isn’t a review of No Escape.  One review won’t correct the film’s Metascore and I’m not going to try.¹  If I were going to review the film,…

REVIEW: 87th Academy Awards Show Proves More Moving…

[caption id="attachment_25027" align="aligncenter" width="624"] Common and John Legend perform Oscar winning song "Glory"[/caption] Last night should have felt terrible, at least for me. I saw the filmmakers behind two of my favorite nominees, Boyhood and…

OSCAR COUNTDOWN 2015: Original Score & Song

Today we end our sizing up of the craft categories on a refreshingly lighter note. Whereas production, costumes, editing, sound and cinematography feel rigorously technical at times, there's something elegantly free-flowing about the musical categories.…