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Baby Driver

Baby (Ansel Elgo­rt) is very par­tic­u­lar. He most­ly keeps to him­self and receives guid­ance from his music. In fact, it goes beyond that. Every­thing must some­how move to the rhythms that play on his Ear­Pods. He’s like Peter Quill’s dis­tant cousin. The music speaks to Baby and he too has a col­lec­tion of audio cas­settes that have con­sid­er­able sen­ti­men­tal val­ue, notably one labelled “mom” for…

2017 Oscars: The Complete List of Winners

  In case you missed it, here is the full list of the win­ners of the 2017 Acad­e­my Awards (which aired on Feb­ru­ary 26, 2017):   Best pic­ture: “Moon­light” Actor: Casey Affleck, “Man­ches­ter By the Sea” Actress: Emma Stone, “La La Land” Direc­tor: Damien Chazelle, “La La Land” Sup­port­ing actress: Vio­la Davis, “Fences” Sup­port­ing actor: Maher­sha­la Ali, “Moon­light” Orig­i­nal screen­play: “Man­ches­ter By the Sea” Adapt­ed…

Our 2017 Oscars predictions

    Oscar pre­dic­tions (for the main cat­e­gories) by Paul Stathakis | Feb­ru­ary 26, 2017   Best Pic­ture: “La La Land” Direct­ing: Damien Chazelle, “La La Land” Actor in a Lead­ing Role: Den­zel Wash­ing­ton, “Fences” Actress in a Lead­ing Role: Emma Stone, “La La Land” Actor in a Sup­port­ing Role: Maher­sha­la Ali, “Moon­light” Actress in a Sup­port­ing Role: Vio­la Davis, “Fences” Best Ani­mat­ed Fea­ture: “Zootopia”…

The 10 Films of 2016

    Select­ed by Paul Stathakis | Feb­ru­ary 14, 2017   A grand musi­cal for the ages. They just don’t make pic­tures like “La La Land” any­more. There’s a lit­tle some­thing for every­one to admire here. It’s infused with ener­gy, vig­or, opti­mism, pas­sion, romance, charm, and dra­ma. It’s clas­sic Hol­ly­wood at a time when Hol­ly­wood needs it the most. It stars the charm­ing Emma Stone and…