Tag Archive | Barry Jenkins

The Final Word on Oscars 2017

I told you that “La La Land” would win Best Picture! Well, it did…briefly. I’ve been picking on “La La” a LOT…but I honestly felt bad for all involved during that debacle. Jordan Horowitz handled things with class…but c’mon! One of the most memorable moments in Oscar history is not a good one. “Moonlight” IS […]

2017 Oscar Predictions

Okay…let’s cut to the chase. As I’ve already covered on various social media outlets, as well as in scores of cities nationally via “America Weekend with Ed Kalegi and Cara Di Falco”, my picks for the 89th Annual Academy Awards, in the top eight categories. Best Picture: Duh. The winner will be La La Land. Yes, […]


“Moonlight” is probably THEE most acclaimed film of 2016. Not only are critics embracing it, but it’s been popular with art film audiences too. And its accolades are mostly deserved. For its quiet and tender moments, as well as some superb performances, I LOVE “Moonlight”. Of course, there’s also the all-too-familiar cliché roles, given to […]