Seven Movie Questions

Hey everyone, apologies for the lack of updates.  I’ve been working 25 hours this weekend and studying for my finals, so I’ve been neglecting my blog a little bit.  Thankfully, my buddy Castor tagged me in this, giving me a well-needed excuse to post something. 1.  What was your first movie-going experience? The first movie … Continue reading

Weekly Seven: 2010 Oscar Snubs

Each year, everyone has their complaints about the Oscar nominations.  The Academy thought they would quiet the rumblings by expanding the “Best Picture” category to ten nominees, but it really hasn’t helped much since the biggest shock (and backlash) has come with the nomination of The Blind Side for the award.  I looked elsewhere for … Continue reading

Weekly Seven: Romantic Comedies

Leap Year is in theaters now.  When in Rome comes out this Friday.  Valentines Day comes out sometime around well… Valentines Day naturally.  Tis presumably the season for romance and laughs, so I’m going to present you with a list of seven of my favorite rom-coms of all time. Did I miss some really good … Continue reading

Quick Thoughts: 1/2

Taking Woodstock (Ang Lee, 2009) With Demitri Martin, Eugene Levy, Emile Hirsch and Liev Schreiber. I thought the idea of this film was interesting since I really had no idea there was such a back story behind the organization of Woodstock.  The movie doesn’t fully deliver on its enticing premise, but it is still somewhat … Continue reading

2009: The Year in Review

It has been a great year at the movies.  For the first time ever, the yearly domestic box-office reached $10 million.  This number represents a 9% rise in ticket sales over last year’s total.  With the economy making an impact on the spending habits of so many people, it seems that many Americans are opting … Continue reading