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Politics, Preference & Plays: A Discussion of Asghar Farhadi’s ‘The Salesman’

0 Submitted by on Wed, 22 February 2017, 12:59
This has been a disappointing Oscar season so far. Great films like 20th Century Women almost got completely snubbed in favor of films like Lion. Sing Street didn’t get a Best Original Song nod, and there were many other cinematic crimes that only I and the lovely people who care about films seem to recognize. But for me, the biggest problem Continue Reading...
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Ten Quick Thoughts On the Official 2017 Oscar Nominees

0 Submitted by on Tue, 24 January 2017, 10:59
First of all, let me also say congratulations to all the nominees. Regardless of my or anyone else’s opinion, it must be a tremendous feeling to be nominated for your first, second, third or whatever nomination. It will be fun to see who takes home the gold come February. Check out the complete list of nominations here on the Academy’s website. Continue Reading...
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Predicting This Year’s Oscar Nominations

2 Submitted by on Fri, 20 January 2017, 12:59
As my friends and family can tell you, there are few things that excite me in movies as much as the Academy Awards a.k.a. The Oscars. It’s not the end all of what is considered a ‘good movie,’ nor are their picks always correct (which of course is subjective to the nature of the Oscars being a democratic competition), but Continue Reading...
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Geeks@College Episode 115: Brad Pitt Ate My Sandwich

0 Submitted by on Mon, 02 March 2015, 10:01
Alumni Assemble! Yes, while Kaycee hits the books for finals, Taylor takes the reins and brings back fellow G@C grads, Neil and Steven! Together, they’ll review some recent movies including the British spy flick, Kingsman: The Secret Service and they’ll talk about the recent wins and losses at the Oscars. Be sure to give us your thoughts about any of the Continue Reading...
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Animated Anarchy: How 2012’s Oscar Nominations Affected 2014

2 Submitted by on Fri, 27 February 2015, 18:01
The Oscars have passed us by and you know what that means! It’s time for commentary on Academy Awards, Animated Anarchy Style! Any mention of the Academy Awards will get you a knee-jerk reaction of praise or retribution because something was snubbed or the wrong “insert category here” won, this year being no exception to the rule. This year’s biggest Continue Reading...
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