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Predictions: Golden Globes-Best Actor-Drama

December 21, 2011

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  Round 2 of my Golden Globe Predictions. Tomorrow will be my forecasts for the actress nominations. Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama Many A-list actors delivered fine performances this year. Each A-list member truly does deserve a nomination.  Although Fassbender is a relative newcomer, his searing portrayal of a […]

Hollywood Hits The Books: Film Adaptations and Why They Work

November 25, 2011

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 To quote the great Bob Dylan masterpiece, “These times they are a changing’. This quote could not be truer, based on the upheaval in the movie industry. Producer deals are drying, and studios are relying on more in-house development of films. Screenwriters are able to sell more scripts, but at a reduced rate. In terms […]

Philadelphia’s Film Scene: How a Festival changes everything

November 24, 2011

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On November 3rd, The Philadelphia Film Festival ended its 20th annual showcase. Run by the Philadelphia Film Society, the festival’s milestone year showed close 150 films from different genres. Numerous guests came to see these early previews of buzz-worthy films for the awards season. Many directors and stars arrived in Philly to partake in the […]