It's hard to feel bad for successful people. Even when life becomes difficult for them, they can rest easy knowing that professional validation and financial wealth keep them afloat. Few would feel sympathy for Alejandro González Iñárritu, the winner of back-to-back Directing Oscars in 2015 and 2016. The very legitimate question, "what do I do … Continue reading Review: ‘Bardo’ is the Maximalist Film You Love to See
Review: ‘The Inspection’ is Among the Year’s Best Debuts
The last few years have seen a rise in auto-biographical storytelling. With directors having the opportunity to make their passion projects, we're seeing an uptick in nostalgic filmmaking. However, The Inspection from newcomer Elegance Bratton does not look back on his youth with fondness. Instead, his debut film as a director focuses on the toughest … Continue reading Review: ‘The Inspection’ is Among the Year’s Best Debuts
Review: ‘The Menu’ Surprises with the Best Ensemble of the Year with Killer Commentary
The restaurant world has changed immensely in the past decade. While there have always been celebrity chefs, social media has boosted seemingly unknown talents to superstardom. Creating foods that go viral on TikTok became as important as a good meal. The experiential platform of restaurants has become a sought-after commodity. What was once a mystery … Continue reading Review: ‘The Menu’ Surprises with the Best Ensemble of the Year with Killer Commentary
Review: ‘Bones and All’ is an Instant Classic from Luca Guadagnino
One of the most unique filmmakers working today, Luca Guadagnino can traverse nearly any genre on paper. The man was once known for his showy visuals, most prominently in I Am Love and Call Me By Your Name. However, each of those films featured undeniable power from the lead performers, marrying unique imagery with a … Continue reading Review: ‘Bones and All’ is an Instant Classic from Luca Guadagnino
We Bought an Awards Show – Poll: Vote for the best (and worst) films of the year!
Welcome to the Inaugural Voting of We Bought an Awards Show! While AJ and I have already chosen our picks you can help us out by casting your vote! We will announce your choices (and ours) on the next pod! Click on the link to vote! https://goo.gl/forms/sbTYdq6tlpsbt1uK2 Voting Ends 1/24/19 Let us hear your … Continue reading We Bought an Awards Show – Poll: Vote for the best (and worst) films of the year!