Posts tagged "Selma"

The Subtle-ish Racism of This Year's Oscar Season

The Subtle-ish Racism of This Year's Oscar Season
In real life, the major event at the end of Foxcatcher happened eight years after it happened in the movie. The nurse Stephen Hawking falls for in The Theory of Everything was not necessarily the patient, doting woman she was portrayed to be.  The Imitation Game made up some characters and played around with the... Read more »

Movie Review: Selma

Movie Review: Selma
SELMA Genre: Biographical Drama Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 128 mins. Premise: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. attempts to secure equal voting rights by holding a march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965. Behind-the-Scenes: Hard to believe it, but this is the first narrative film about MLK.  It’s about time.  Director Ava DuVernay worked with... Read more »