State of Play (2009) Review

Stephen Collins is a member of congress and when one of his aides is killed an investigation begins to take place, especially when it is revealed he was having an affair with her. Cal McAffrey is the Washington journalist who works on the case with Collins just happening to be an old college friend.

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This Is Where I Leave You (2014) Review

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When their father passes away four grown siblings must face the past and the grim present when they all return to their childhood home and attempt to live together again for a week. Each having their own issues to deal with and trying to come to terms with the choices they have made in life.

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Critics Choice Awards 2019 – Winners

Awards season is in full flow now and everything is gearing towards the Academy Award nominations and then ceremony.

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FILM

BEST PICTURE

Black Panther

BlacKkKlansman

The Favourite

First Man

Green Book

If Beale Street Could Talk

Mary Poppins Returns

Roma (WINNER)

A Star Is Born

Vice

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7 Films That Surprised Me in 2018

Some films you manage to see without much build up or expectation and you end up very surprised. I guess this is how we manage to find hidden gems and one of the main reasons to keep your options open and give different genres a chance.

 

It was quite tough to put my list down to only seven films but here are the final ones . . .

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Screen Actor Guild Awards 2019 – Nominations

Here are the nominations for the 25th annual Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG) for 2019 and the films from 2018 . . . As we build up very slowly towards awards season and the Oscars!

Motion Picture Honors

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

  • Christian Bale, Vice
  • Bradley Cooper, A Star Is Born
  • Rami Malek, Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Viggo Mortensen, Green Book
  • John David Washington, BlacKkKlansman

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

  • Emily Blunt, Mary Poppins Returns
  • Glenn Close, The Wife
  • Olivia Coleman, The Favourite
  • Lady Gaga, A Star Is Born
  • Melissa McCarthy, Can You Ever Forgive Me?

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Golden Globes 2018 – Winners!

Here we got the winners of the 2018 Golden Globe Awards, looking forward to eventually seeing a lot of these films over the next couple of months!

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