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My Cinematic Thanksgiving – 2009

One of the benefits of having a blog is that it gives me an outlet to rant and rave about goings on in the cinematic world. For every complaint delivered, I try to counter with a few positive points. Because the bottom line is that I love movies and I’m blessed to have an outlet […]

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Weekend News Wrap – Props for Pixar

The film festivals may be getting most of the news stories these days, but the world of movie news rolls along, nonetheless. Here are the stories from the weekend of September 4-6: At the Venice Film Festival, Disney-Pixar accepted the first ever collective Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement. They may have only been around for […]

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Academy Announces Scientific and Technical Achievement Nominees

The first Academy Award nominations have been released by the Scientific and Technical Awards Committee. The committee has selected 11 scientific and technical achievements in filmmaking as nominees for “further awards consideration.” Of the 11 nominees, most are Greek to me. However, I’m happy to see that Pixar Animation Studios received a nomination for their […]

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News and Links: Getting Viral

Movie News: indieWIRE has a look at the UK premiere of the Cannes hit Fish Tank, from which Katie Jarvis emerged as a possible end of the year awards contender. The L.A. Times‘ Geoff Boucher talked with Harry Potter 5-7 director David Yates and he hinted at where the last film will be split – […]

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Pixar Proves They Can Walk the Walk

HUNTINGTON BEACH – Colby Curtin, a 10-year-old with a rare form of cancer, was staying alive for one thing – a movie. From the minute Colby saw the previews to the Disney-Pixar movie Up, she was desperate to see it. Colby had been diagnosed with vascular cancer about three years ago, said her mother, Lisa […]

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The Undefeatable Pixar

It’s just under two months until we find out if Up will have what it takes to make Pixar 3 for 3 in the past three years. Of the eight years that the Animated Feature category has been in existence, a Pixar film has been nominated every year they have had one released and they […]

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