Trailer Of Richard Linklater’s ‘Everybody Wants Some’!

After the much acclaimed Boyhood, director Richard Linklater is back with Everybody Wants Some. The film which is touted as a spiritual sequel to Linklater’s Dazed And Confused narrates the tale of a group of college baseball players trying to make the best of their early adult years, which comes with its own set of freedom, challenges and responsibilities.

The film stars which stars Zoey Deutch, Glen Powell, Tyler Hoechlin among others will premiere at the South By Southwest Film Festival in March 2016. Following this, the film will be released theatrically in U.S, U.K & other countries. 

Meanwhile here’s the official trailer of the film. Do have a look at it and let us know if you liked it or hated it.

87th Academy Awards (Oscars 2015): The Complete List of Winners

The 87th Academy Awards were just handed over a short while ago & Birdman and The Grand Budapest Hotel won top honors,bagging 4 awards each. Another hot favorite,Boyhood unfortunately missed out on the major awards. Given below is the complete list of winners across all categories.Continue reading “87th Academy Awards (Oscars 2015): The Complete List of Winners”

Oscar Nominations and Predictions 2015: A MAM Exclusive

Oscar nominations are out, and as anticipated, few major disbelief snubs and delightful surprises. You love them, you hate them, you accuse them of lobbying and propaganda, but all cinephiles wait for the Oscar nominations and the award ceremony religiously. The ceremony will take place on February 22; will be presented by Neil Patrick Harris, if not the Oscar winners but NHP will be sure fun to watch.Continue reading “Oscar Nominations and Predictions 2015: A MAM Exclusive”

Golden Globes 2015: Complete List of Winners

At the 72nd Gloden Globe Awards given away earlier today Boyhood, Eddie Redmayne and Amy Adams all won major awards.

Boyhood proved the biggest winner at Hollywood’s 72nd Golden Globe Awards, winning Best Motion Picture – Drama, Best Director for Richard Linklater, and Best Supporting Actress for Patricia Arquette.

Eddie Redmayne claimed the prize for Best Actor in a drama, beating fellow Brit Benedict Cumberbatch, while Birdman’s Michael Keaton won for Best Actor in a comedy.

Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel took Best Motion Picture – Comedy, Amy Adams won Best Actress in a comedy for her role in Tim Burton’s Big Eyes, and Julianne Moore received Best Actress in a drama for Still Alice.

In TV, Downton Abbey actress Joanna Froggatt took television’s best supporting actress award, while it was a good night for the TV series Fargo, which won two awards including one for actor Billy Bob Thornton.Continue reading “Golden Globes 2015: Complete List of Winners”

Best English Films Of 2014

As the year comes to an end, movie buffs every year are tempted to come out with their different best movie lists and we are no different. Every year we publish a couple of such posts written by individual authors which talk about some of the best films from India and globally, leading to several intense and passionate debates, discussions and arguments among fellow movie buffs.

But this year we decided to do something different. We asked some of our authors to individually list down English films they enjoyed watching this year.

While Boyhood and Gone Girl seem to be the universal favourites with Nightcrawler coming a close second, there are quite a few interesting recommendations by our authors that deserve to be seen by all and warrant a debate.

So which are the English films our authors enjoyed watching this year the most? Scroll down to know more.Continue reading “Best English Films Of 2014”

16th Mumbai Film Festival Diary: Days 1 & 2

One of the events that we at MAM eagerly look forward to every year is the annual Mumbai Film Festival (MFF). Presenting to you an update on the films seen by us on the 1st & 2nd day of the fest so far.Continue reading “16th Mumbai Film Festival Diary: Days 1 & 2”

16th Mumbai Film Festival (2014): Films to watch out for-Part 1

The 16th Mumbai Film Festival is set to take place from 14th to 21st October this year at Mumbai. As movie buffs gear up for an entire week of nonstop movie viewings , here is a list of recommended films you must check out at this year’s Mumbai Film Festival.Continue reading “16th Mumbai Film Festival (2014): Films to watch out for-Part 1”

The 16th Mumbai Film Festival (MFF) Is Back on Track

mamiThe 16th edition of the Mumbai film festival organized by the Mumbai Academy of Moving Image (MAMI) will be held from 14-21 October 2014 at PVR Cinemas as the main venue and Liberty Cinemas at Marine lines as the satellite venue.Continue reading “The 16th Mumbai Film Festival (MFF) Is Back on Track”

Boyhood (2014) Movie Review: The 12 Year Miracle

During my childhood we frequently changed houses. Each time we left our old house – that we called home – to move into a new one, a part of me felt sad. Those walls bore witness to my dumb conquests against mosquitoes, mother’s love and rage, all those happy moments we shared on a hot afternoon over mangoes. Yet that change was inevitable. In an early scene, as Mason Jr. (Ellar Coltrane) and his mother Olivia (Patricia Arquette) paint their soon to be vacated house, he seems to be sad about leaving back the home and moving back to another town but chooses to be silent. His older sister, Sam, is more vocal about the change. Olivia wants to go back to school so that she can get a good job and take care of her children. Such scenes are all over the place in Richard Linklater’s Boyhood.Continue reading “Boyhood (2014) Movie Review: The 12 Year Miracle”