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.
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”
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.
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.
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”