Top 10 of 2012

After watching many films in theaters and on Netflix, I’ve finally compiled what I consider the top tier of 2012. Two foreign films, one documentary, a few Oscar nominees and some incredible snubs of the year made my list. The Academy doesn’t always get it right, but I’m curious to see what “surprise” they shock… Continue reading Top 10 of 2012

Silver Linings Playbook…most uplifting of 2012

"This is what I believe to be true...you have to do everything you can, you have to work your hardest. If you stay positive, you have a shot at a silver lining." Life doesn’t always go according to plan. I think we can all relate to that at least. It’s only when you hit rock… Continue reading Silver Linings Playbook…most uplifting of 2012

Toronto International Film Fest — Part 1

With the Venice, Telluride, Cannes and New York Film Festivals, the buzz has spread that Oscar season does not begin until the kickoff of the Toronto International Film Festival. TIFF has screened the past five Best Picture winners, and critics are already making their Oscar predictions. The 10-day festival concluded last week, but this is… Continue reading Toronto International Film Fest — Part 1