Oscar Nominated Shorts Rankings and Reviews

The Academy always nominates a wide variety of shorts each year. Some are more impactful than others. This year there seems to be a few frontrunners in each shorts category. After watching them all, that is definitely the case. There was a handful that just didn’t seem that worthy of the nominations. My reviews andContinue reading “Oscar Nominated Shorts Rankings and Reviews”

Mogul Mowgli Review

Riz Ahmed is having quite the resurgence in his career lately. After a star-making role in the HBO mini-series The Night Of, he has been doing some great work, as evidenced in Sound of Metal last year from Amazon Prime. He has garnered an Academy Award nomination for his role of Ruben Stone, a heavy metal drummer whoContinue reading “Mogul Mowgli Review”

Sound of Metal Review

Movies about musicians have been very prevalent over the years. Sometimes they are about real musicians, but more often they are about fictional musicians and or their loved ones. Writers have to find a hook that ties to the musician in question. In the case of Sound of Metal, the hook is a heavy metal drummerContinue reading “Sound of Metal Review”