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Those Oscar Missed: Best Picture

CONTRIBUTED BY JAKE THOMPSON Best Picture has been a troubling category in the last few years.  I remember being pissed off when 2006’s Babel got nominated.  While it’s a good movie, it had no business being nominated over Pan’s Labyrinth … Continue reading

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Those Oscar Missed: Best Original Song

CONTRIBUTED BY JAKE THOMPSON Best Original Song has always been a bit of an odd category to me.  I have found that terrible movies that still get Oscar nominations will fall into two categories.  If it’s a bad big budget, … Continue reading

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Aronofsky does Anti-Meth

Darren Aronofsky is admittedly a bit of an anomaly for me. His films punch me in the gut, initially leaving me shattered and stunned. Then as time passes, each of his movies sink into a bit of trifle in my … Continue reading

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