Posts Tagged ‘michael shannon’

by The Great White Gypsy The Box – Written and Directed by Richard Kelly The premise of this film sounds like a bad teenage horror story. A strange man gives a box to a couple having money problems. They will get money every time they push the button, but every time, someone they don’t know […]


Best Picture Of the five films in this category, only two really have a shot. Frost/Nixon was a great stage adaptation with amazing performances and, while solid, was ultimately compromised by Ron Howard‘s lack of technical abilities. The Reader was boring, poorly constructed, and probably the most overrated film in the last 20 years. And […]


                                  So now that we’ve all had a chance to absorb the Oscar nominations, it’s time to start placing bets.  We already mentioned that, in the last three years, every Oscar winner for Best Actor and Actress also won […]


by The Great White Gypsy It is cold as I step out of the movie theater into the January air.  The streets are empty.  I am distraught.  I feel hopeless, sad, sinking.  Someone has broken my heart.  Someone has turned life upside down and kicked it in the teeth.  Someone has put me through so […]