Five 2017 films that reflect our current climate  

Although the Oscars have come and gone – with all the big awards like Best Motion Picture and Best Original Screenplay getting great fanfare – there are five films that definitely deserve an award for accurately reflecting the society we live in today and the current state of the country. The Charlottesville car attack, “Me […]

7 reasons “Ladybird” should have swept the Oscars

“Ladybird” has taken off as “The Little Indie Movie That Could.” An astounding five nominations have been awarded to “Ladybird,” including Best Picture, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, Best Director and Best Original Screenplay. A film unlike any other, “Ladybird” has captured the hearts of audiences and film critics alike because of its coming-of-age plot. […]

Why ‘Boyhood’ deserved the Oscar

Although “Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)” was indeed one of this year’s best films, the time, effort and craft that went into making Richard Linklater’s “Boyhood” should have earned the film an Oscar for “Best Motion Picture” by a wide margin. by Paige Lucas