Academy Award Nominations 2016

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    Best Picture Bridge of Spies Steven Spielberg, Marc Platt and Kristie Macosko Krieger Mad Max: Fury Road Doug Mitchell and George Miller Spotlight Michael Sugar, Steve Golin, Nicole Rocklin and Blye Pagon Faust The Martian Simon Kinberg, Ridley … Continued

Mad Max: Fury Road

A woman rebels against a tyrannical ruler in post apocalyptic Australia in search for her homeland with the help of a group of female prisoners, a psychotic worshiper, and a drifter named Max. IMdB: 8,2/10 Year: 2015 Length: 120 min … Continued

Carol

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An aspiring photographer develops an intimate relationship with an older woman. IMdB: 7,5/10 Year: 2015 Length: 138 min Director: Todd Haynes Writer: Phyllis Nagy (screenplay), Patricia Highsmith (novel) Stars: Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Sarah Paulson   This was a lovely … Continued

Spectre

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A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind … Continued

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Thirty years after The Return of the Jedi(1983) the epic Star Wars saga continues.  IMdB: 9,0/10 Year: 2015 Length: 135 min Director: J.J. Abrams Writers: Lawrence Kasdan, J.J. Abrams Stars: Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar … Continued

The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared

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”Hundraåringen som klev ut genom fönstret och försvann” (original title) Dynamite expert Allan Karlsson’s life, and the unlikely events following his escape from the old folk’s home on his 100th birthday. IMdB: 7,1/10Year: 2013Length: 114 minDirector: Felix HerngrenWriters: Felix Herngren, Hans Ingemansson, Jonas Jonasson (novel)Stars: Robert Gustafsson, … Continued

Fifty Shades of Grey

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Literature student Anastasia Steele’s life changes forever when she meets handsome, yet tormented, billionaire Christian Grey. IMdB: 4,0/10Year: 2015Length: 125 minDirector: Sam Taylor-JohnsonWriters: Kelly Marcel (screenplay), E.L. James (novel)Stars: Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Jennifer Ehle   So I think that I have to start … Continued