*Even if they hadn’t screwed up handing out the Best Picture award, it still would’ve been cringe-worthy. Hacksaw Ridge was by far the best of the nominees, but it was bypassed in favor of Broke-black Mountain, uh, I mean Moonlight. Normally they’d give it to the obligatory Hollywood self-love movie (La La […]
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If you’re like me, you’re not particularly looking forward to the Oscars, a once-interesting awards show that has devolved into 3-4 torturous hours of limousine liberal back-patting, pretentiousness and conservative-bashing. (Not that I care, but for the record I expect […]
So, a YouTuber recently hijacked a veteran’s film event at the Sundance Film Festival to make a gay statement/spectacle of himself, and then screamed homophobia when he was thrown out. Events like that certainly reinforce the stereotype of YouTubers as obnoxious, narcissistic millennials devoted to mindlessly soaking up attention and pushing their idiotic politics on […]
As most, if not all, of you have heard by now Mary Tyler Moore has died at age 80. Like most in my generation I was introduced to her initially through her 1970 sitcom The Mary Tyler Moore show about a young single professional woman trying to break into the mid-market news business in […]
So it turns out that if you act out the lyrics of Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody, it makes for a very gritty Scorsese-esque crime thriller. Who knew?
Swan song of swan songs. Wow!
H/T Matt Helm
Note: this is the second part of a two-part list. You can see part 1 here. Following is #s 12-22 on the list, in random order:
12. Brazil (England, 1985)
“This is your receipt for your husband…and this is my receipt for your receipt.”
Coming out only a year after the famous “1984”, […]
The great Tom Cotton of Arkansas rips Harry Reid a new one on the Senate floor. ’bout time somebody told off that old bomb-throwing hack.
No tears for Caesar.
From the film “Free Enterprise”
This montage of movies breaking the fourth wall is absolutely glorious. If you’ve got 17 minutes to spare, it’s well worth the watch. (Fair warning, it’s got some content that is fairly NSFW, depending on your workplace’s sensibilities.)