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Daily Archives: February 26, 2017

For those who weren’t paying attention last time, guilty pleasure was paraphrased as a film shunned by the critics and/or audience, while liked by this writer, nevertheless. So, you can expect another plate with various kinds of cinematic cheese served. On this list, there won’t be any exceptions meaning that all the characters are the leading ones. The rules of… Read more »

26 February 2017 | Features, Film Lists

When the 2017 Oscar nominations were announced, Damien Chazelle’s musical La La Land tied with an historical record of 14 nominations. No other film got more than that, and only two others (the first two spots on this list) did the same number. Of course, that doesn’t mean that Chazelle’s film will also beat the 11 Oscar wins record of… Read more »

26 February 2017 | Features, Film Lists

Most actors wait a lifetime for the opportunity to win an Oscar. They work hard throughout decades of their careers, picking good and bad parts alike, until they luck out and an affluence of things lead them to the Academy Award win. As the most notorious award in Hollywood, the Oscars are a sign of status and recognition unlike any… Read more »

26 February 2017 | Features, Other Lists

Luc Besson has undoubtedly been influential with his production company, EuropaCorp, which has had an almost incalculable global impact, particularly on the action genre with iconic franchises like Taken and Transporter. Many of EuropaCorp’s action films are also written by Besson. Of course he’s also directed a number of films himself for his production company, and now three years after… Read more »

26 February 2017 | Features, Film Lists