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That other movie about a child’s view of Louisiana

The similarities between Ben Zeitlin’s Best Picture/ Best Director/ Best Actress nominated Beasts of the Suthern Wild, and Robert J. Flaherty‘s Louisiana Story, once one of the most acclaimed movies ever, and now an example of how tastes in film have changed significantly.. Continue reading

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Predicting the 2013 Academy Award Nominations

I tried this last year, and with the Academy Award nominations coming out on Thursday, it’s time to give it another go. Once again, I’m using mgk’s template. BEST DIRECTOR: As it’s limited to five, this is probably more prestigious than … Continue reading

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