Movie Music Mondays

“Evergreen (Theme from A Star is Born)” from “A Star is Born” (1976) Performed by Barbra Streisand & Kris Kristopherson Advertisements

Best Picture Series #1: “Wings” (1927/28, William A. Wellman)

Director: William A. Wellman Cast: Clara Bow, Charles “Buddy” Rogers, Richard Arlen, El Brendel, Gary Cooper & Jobyna Ralston Screenplay: Hope Loring, Louise D. Lighton & John Monk Saunders Oscars won: Best Picture (Paramount Famous Lasky); Best Effects, Engineering Effects (Roy Pomeroy). Oscar’s love affair with War Time pictures began at the very start of their history. Wings was the first…

Best Picture Series Overview

GOOD EVENING READERS! (If I even have any)! Tomorrow (hopefully) marks the first day of CHINOMATOGRAPHY’S BEST PICTURE SERIES. Where I’ll be watching an Academy Award winning Best Picture and writing a piece about it. I wouldn’t necessarily call it a criticism, but more or less a retrospective, overviews, summary and my opinions about the film. Tomorrow…

Review: Neighbours (2014, Nicholas Stoller)

RATING: 7/10 Director: Nicholas Stoller Cast: Seth Rogen, Zac Efron, Rose Byrne, Dave Franco, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Ika Barinholtz, Carla Gallo, Halston Sage Screenplay: Andrew J. Cohen & Brendan O’Brien Though it may seem that Seth Rogen is a very limited actor, it doesn’t actually mean that he is a bad one. Rogen, who loves to do the same…

Review: A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014, Seth MacFarlane)

RATING: 5/10 Director: Seth MacFarlane Cast: Seth MacFarlane, Charlize Theron, Amanda Seyfried, Niel Patrick Harris, Liam Neeson, Sarah Silverman, Giovanni RIbisi, Christopher Hagen Screenplay: Seth MacFarlane, Alec Sulkin & Wellesley Wild After the release of “Ted” back in 2012, it seemed that Seth MacFarlane was a comedy master. His controversial stint as the host of that year’s Academy…

30 Shot Wednesdays: “Blue Jasmine” (2013, Woody Allen)

Welcome to 30 SHOT WEDNESDAYS, where I take two films every Wednesday and post what I feel are the best shots in them. Have a happy Wednesday! DISCLAIMER: I DO NOT OWN ANY OF THE IMAGES FOUND ON THIS BLOG. “30 SHOT WEDNESDAYS” IS A WEEKLY TRIBUTE TO FILM AND THE BEAUTY OF THE IMAGERY SHOWN…

30 Shot Wednesdays: “Taxi Driver” (1976, Martin Scorsese)

Welcome to 30 SHOT WEDNESDAYS, where I take two films every Wednesday and post what I feel are the best shots in them. Have a happy Wednesday! DISCLAIMER: I DO NOT OWN ANY OF THE IMAGES FOUND ON THIS BLOG. “30 SHOT WEDNESDAYS” IS A WEEKLY TRIBUTE TO FILM AND THE BEAUTY OF THE IMAGERY SHOWN…

Movie Music Mondays

“It Might Be You” from “Tootsie” (1982) Performed by Stephen Bishop

30 Shot Wednesdays: “The Wizard of Oz” (1939, Victor Fleming)

Welcome to 30 SHOT WEDNESDAYS, where I take two films every Wednesday and post what I feel are the best shots in them. Have a happy Wednesday! DISCLAIMER: I DO NOT OWN ANY OF THE IMAGES FOUND ON THIS BLOG. “30 SHOT WEDNESDAYS” IS A WEEKLY TRIBUTE TO FILM AND THE BEAUTY OF THE IMAGERY SHOWN…