Oscar Countdown: Revisiting “Birdman” by Alex and Nate Blake

Nate:  Welcome to the second installment of this year’s Oscar countdown series. We’re going to try to make an annual tradition of having a series of posts looking back on past Oscar winners in specific categories. To kick this off, this year we are starting with Best Picture winners. Each week between now and the … Continue reading Oscar Countdown: Revisiting “Birdman” by Alex and Nate Blake

“Underwater” review by Nate Blake

Underwater is a sopping wet Alien rip-off with characters that are lifeless long before they are chomped on or blown to bits. The plot, which is full of developments but none that have any impact, guides the entire story. This is a script that is so full of dialogue focused on evacuation pods, door locks and cores that … Continue reading “Underwater” review by Nate Blake

Oscar Countdown: Revisiting “The King’s Speech” by Nate Blake

Welcome to the first installment of this year’s Oscar countdown series. We’re going to try to make an annual tradition of having a series of posts looking back on past Oscar winners in specific categories. To kick this off, this year we are starting with Best Picture winners. Each week between now and the Oscars, … Continue reading Oscar Countdown: Revisiting “The King’s Speech” by Nate Blake