Posts tagged "Les Miserables"

This Year's Oscar Nominations Can Argo F**k Themselves

This Year's Oscar Nominations Can Argo F**k Themselves
It never fails.  Each year, I hope the Academy will somehow get it right.  That the collective body of voters will pull their heads out of their collective asses, and nominate movies and/or actors who actually deserve a nomination, to say nothing of actually winning.  And each year, I walk away frustrated.  Today’s nominees are... Read more »

Movie Review - Les Miserables (***)

Movie Review - Les Miserables (***)
LES MISERABLES Genre: Musical Rating: PG-13 Premise: Escaped convict Jean Valjean (Hugh Jackman) tries to raise Cosette while evading the dogged pursuit of Officer Javert (Russell Crowe), as the French Revolution rages on in the background.  Based on the hit musical produced by Cameron Mackintosh. Behind-the-Scenes: The last film adaptation of Victor Hugo’s Les Miserables came out in... Read more »