In continuation, here are my next 10 films on my Top 30 list. This list is different from how I graded films, though I can say that everything on my list got at least a B+. When compiling this list … Continue reading Best Of 2016: My Top 30 Favorite Films (20-11)
The Best Actors Of 2016 are…
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For me, when I pick my directors, I think of many different factors. Was the film made better because the director was attached to it? Does the director have a unique voice and/or perspective? How well shot and edited was the film? Did it have a lot of pacing issues? Was the work original and groundbreaking, or just more of the same. Could literally anyone have replicated their work? These are the 10 directors I felt did the best directing job of 2016, plus five more for “Breakthrough In Directing”, which means they either had directed their first feature, or nearly their first.
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Below are my top five picks for Breakthrough Performance, aka Star Of Tomorrow. These are the five actors most likely to stick around and become the next big thing. Then we have my top five picks for Best Performance By … Continue reading Best Of 2016: Breakthrough, Young, and Ensemble Performances
Here’s my third posting for Best Of 2016. Today I’m tackling both Best Screenplay (Original or Adapted) and Costume and Makeup Design. The top five in each category.
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Starring: Casey Affleck, Lucas Hedges, Kyle Chandler, CJ Wilson, Michelle Williams, Gretchen Mol, Matthew Broderick, Stephen Henderson, Tate Donovan
Directed By: Kenneth Lonergan
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Rogue One is clearly going to win the weekend. Last year, The Force Awakens opened to 247M, and went on to be the top grossing domestic release. Rogue One can’t match that business. It can’t match that hype. It was … Continue reading Box Office Predictions: How ‘Rogue’ Will One Go?