I look at the rest of the nominees at this year’s Academy Awards – Best Picture and Best Director, and the Acting and Screenplay categories – and credit who I think will win (and who should!).
Thanks to Icon Home Entertainment we have 5 copies of Machete Kills to giveaway (5 Blu Rays).
Thanks for the laughs Mr Ramis, but I’ll be forever grateful for the way you championed the misfits.
Thanks to Icon Home Entertainment we have 5 copies of The End to giveaway (5 Blu Rays).
In Part 1 I run through the categories of Best Animated Feature, Best Foreign Language Film, Best Documentary and the Technical categories, offering calculated consideration about the chances of each nominee and predicting the winner on March 3 (in Australia).
In a world where we have four f*cking Transformers films and a Taken sequel, I think collectively we should all get off Vampire Academy’s dick.
According to Warner Brothers Home Entertainment, Veronica Mars will be available in Australia via digital download on 14 March but the film will not be getting a general theatrical release.
Thanks to BBC DVD & Roadshow Entertainment we have 5 copies of SHERLOCK Series 3 to giveaway (5 Blu Rays).
It’s time to get Suss! The annual Graffiti with Punctuation awards are here and the writers* of this fine publication have submitted their votes for the films that that deserve to be applauded in an ocean of constant applause during awards season.
Nebraska is a sublime piece of cinema that’s densely layered and packed with emotion. Payne proves the modest stories can be the most powerful.
Bring back the BAFTA! Andy Buckle takes aim at the wild choices of our colonial brethren.
Thanks to Transmission we have 5 copies of MYSTERY ROAD to giveaway (5 DVDs).
The Past doesn’t have the thrilling tempo of Farhadi’s previous Oscar winning A Separation; but it’s as if you’re cemented into concrete boots and tossed into the chasm of consequence.
OK! I’ll talk! In this week’s Pod Blake and Maria, talk Spielberg VS Donner, the Star Wars cameos in 80s flicks, Blake biting the head off of an Obi Wan Kenobi toy, Maria’s unbridled hate of Short round…Down here, it’s our time. Down here is another live POD SAVE OUR SCREEN at Sydney’s The Soda Factory so we’re talking all things THE GOONIES.
Don’t be fooled, That Awkward Moment (retitled Are We Officially Dating for Australian audiences) takes a tired 90s feeling premise, promptly forgets it and meanders for an excruciating ninety minutes only to deliver its best material in the outtakes.
Vale Shirley. We’ll miss you. It’s been a sweet trip.
Lightly avoiding sentimentality and punishing misery I found this quite delightful.
When the opportunity arose to speak with Academy Award nominated documentary filmmaker of the incredibly powerful The Act of Killing Joshua Oppenheimer, thanks to our very own Cam Williams, there was only one question I had to ask: have you ever said ‘who do I have to kill around here for a cup of coffee?’
Thanks to Roadshow Entertainment we have 5 copies of WOLF CREEK to giveaway (5 Blu Rays).
Lars Von Trier’s films are no strangers to controversy and his latest epic NYMPHOMANIAC is no exception. Apart from the real sex and four hour running time and eventual split into two parts, it was…