New on DVD and Blu-Ray: May 29, 2012

Judging by the tastes of myself and other Film Misery writers, it will probably be commonplace for a classic film to be number one on our weekly list of new DVD and Blu-Ray releases. It…

REVIEW: We Need to Talk about Kevin (2011)

Grade: B+ Featuring powerful performances from Tilda Swinton and newcomer Ezra Miller, Lynne Ramsay’s We Need to Talk About Kevin is a hallucinatory, mesmerizing movie about a mother’s emotional and psychological journey after her teenage…

European Film Awards 2011 Give Top Prize to…

View the Updated Precursor Charts Probably the best batch of Best Picture nominees you will see this year were present at the European Film Awards last night. With films like Le Havre and Melancholia in…

FYC – 3 Not To Forget Come Oscar…

Every year come Oscar time I am always very angry that some of my favorite performances have been overlooked.  So, as my return post back to Film Misery after computer meltdowns and a vacation, here…

MONTHLY HIGHLIGHTS: November 2011

Sure, October saw the release of several heavy-hitters, but this is the month where the serious Oscar contenders really start to come out of the woodwork. As the holiday season creeps up as well, a…