Posts Tagged ‘Academy Award Nomination’

Review of Best Original Song Nominees

Posted: 30th January 2012 by Mister Critic in Movies
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So this year only two songs have been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song: “Man or Muppet” and “Real in Rio”. Take a listen. Real in Rio Man or Muppet First let me say, I am disappointed that there are only two songs. Either the Academy needs to change their rules or […]

The Social Network (2010)

Posted: 26th February 2011 by Mister Critic in Movies
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Reviewed by Mister Critic To me, the Social Network plays as your classic Greek tragic myth, which is why it deserves the nod for Best Picture. The god, Mark Zuckerburg (played by Jesse Eisenberg), is portrayed in the movie as a socially inept computer genius who creates for us lowly human beings the now billion […]

2010 Academy Award Shorts @ Salem Cinema

Posted: 22nd February 2011 by Mister Critic in Movies
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Reviewed by Mister Critic Mister Critic is proud to announce that, for the first time in his life, he has seen all of the Academy Award nominated live action short films and animation shorts before the actual awards show and it was all thanks to Salem Cinema. Given that I have trouble watching all the nominated feature […]

Reviewed by Mister Hand “Awesome!” is the word that first came to my mind after watching The Town. Flashback a week or so and you would have heard me say, “Ben Affleck directed a movie? Do I really want to see it?” I’ve been skeptical of Ben Affleck for sometime after watching entirely too many […]

Reviewed by Mister Critic Rarely, if ever, do I feel bad for a king. There are those movies that attempt to tug at my heart strings with the, “Oh, look at the poor royals, with their big castles, and all their money. They must be so lonely and miserable.” Rubbish. You want to talk about miserable? Try going out and shopping at a major retail […]

Reviewed by Mister Critic Well it is Academy Awards time soon, and although we here at Mister Critic don’t get out much to see very many of the chosen ones, I’m trying to review as many as I can by show time. I will post em as I see em. Also I want to announce […]

Toy Story 3

Posted: 9th February 2011 by Mister Critic in Movies
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Reviewed by Mister Critic According to The Cure, “Boys don’t cry.” However,  The Cure didn’t  see Toy Story 3. Buzz and Woody and all the toys we love are back again. This time with themes surrounding the end of childhood and moving on to a new purpose in life. The child we have known since […]