Oscar Beat: The Best Supporting Actress Race At a Glance

     December 16, 2014

There are complaints every year that while the Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor categories are stacked with talent, the low number of quality female roles that appear in movies makes for frustratingly thin Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress …

NIGHTCRAWLER Review

     February 10, 2015

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.  Nightcrawler opens today.] Local TV news is sociopathic. If I came up to you and began our conversation talking about the horrible deaths of total strangers …

NIGHTCRAWLER Review | TIFF 2014

     February 10, 2015

Local TV news is sociopathic.  If I came up to you and began our conversation talking about the horrible deaths of total strangers that had no larger implication than seizing on your deep-seated fears about city living, you would think …