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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…