If you like Red Dead Redemption 2, then watch these films – Special Features #33

I, like many other gamers, have now spent weeks playing Red Dead Redemption 2 — Rockstar Games’ latest video game masterpiece that you can lose yourself in. While I was playing the game, I thought of many different films, some of which the game includes visual homages to. So, today I want to highlight some films that you should check out if you loved, liked, or even just had fun with Red Dead Redemption 2. Continue reading “If you like Red Dead Redemption 2, then watch these films – Special Features #33”

88TH ACADEMY AWARDS: REACTION – MOTION PICTURE THOUGHTS #7

MOTION PICTURE THOUGHTS

Leonardo DiCaprio – Academy Award-Winning Actor! Finally! The 88th Academy Awards was a great show, with a lot of great winners. Chris Rock was a really solid host, and, as a whole, it probably was one of the better Oscar shows in recent memory. Continue reading “88TH ACADEMY AWARDS: REACTION – MOTION PICTURE THOUGHTS #7”

REVIEW: The Revenant (2015)

Theatrical Release Poster – 20th Century Fox

The following is a spoiler-free review of The Revenant (2015).

The Revenant was my original pick for most anticipated film of the 2015 Oscar-season. I was looking forward to the stylistic approach, DiCaprio’s inclusion, and to see Iñarritu and Lubezki work together again. I’ve seen it now, and while I think it’s a good movie, I’m not that impressed with it as a whole. Continue reading “REVIEW: The Revenant (2015)”