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Michael The Moviegoer’s Oscar Predictions 2013-2014

February 27, 2014

Michael The Moviegoer’s Oscar Predictions 2013-2014: One thing that’s very predictable about this year’s Oscar race is how the outcome will remain unpredictable right up until the envelopes are open next Sunday, March 2. No matter which way I look at it, statistics don’t support many of my predictions this year. So, with that in […]

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Ten Best Films of 2013

December 29, 2013

Michael The Moviegoer’s list of the Ten Best Films of 2013: Dear faithful readers, I apologize for not posting any new movie reviews lately. It doesn’t mean I stopped seeing films, just that I’ve been too busy to write about them. But as 2013 comes to a close, I thought I would share with you […]

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Michael The Moviegoer’s Oscar Predictions 2012-2013:

February 17, 2013

Some say this year’s Oscar race is easy to predict. Others feel it’s one of the most unpredictable years in the event’s long history. One thing is for sure. There will be at least one (maybe two) precedent-setting wins this year. Daniel Day-Lewis could become the only person ever to win the Best Actor trophy […]

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Michael The Moviegoer’s list of the Ten Best Films of 2012:

December 16, 2012

Dear faithful readers, I apologize for not posting any new movie reviews lately. It doesn’t mean I stopped seeing films, just that I’ve been too busy to write about them. But as 2012 comes to a close, I thought I would share with you the list of my favorite movies of 2012.

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Lola Versus

May 20, 2012
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During the opening credits of “Lola Versus”, Lola wakes up on the morning of her 29th birthday to a marriage proposal from her live-in boyfriend. But before the opening credits are over, Lola’s boyfriend gets cold feet and the wedding is called off.

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What To Expect When You’re Expecting

May 20, 2012
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The usually endearing Elizabeth Banks comes off here as goofy in playing a baby-book author experiencing her first pregnancy.

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The Dictator

May 20, 2012
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Cohen’s dictator character is Admiral General Haffaz Aladeen. He’s the power-mad ruler of the fictional country Wadiya. He’s an arrogant, conceited stone cold cup of crazy to the extreme where he’s even replaced most of the words in his language with the word Aladeen.

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2 Days in New York

May 20, 2012
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In a desperate attempt to re-capture lightning in a bottle, Julie Delpy has made a sequel to her 2007 film “2 Days In Paris”. Her American boyfriend from ‘Paris’ (Adam Goldberg) is now an ‘ex’ and Delpy now lives in New York with a miscast Chris Rock who is a political talk show radio personality.

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360

May 20, 2012
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Using the Oscar-winning “Crash” as a template, “360” is a not-so-cleverly titled movie of multiple inter-connecting stories and characters from around the globe.

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Take This Waltz

May 20, 2012
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Did you ever think you’d see a movie where Seth Rogan could literally bring you to tears? That’s just one of many surprises offered by the experience of seeing “Take This Waltz”.

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