Category Archives: Awards Season

“A Fantastic Woman”

Nutshell: Moving, bittersweet and powerful, A Fantastic Woman not only makes it’s mark as a Best Foreign Film Oscar contender, but as a reminder that the struggle for LGBTQ rights is still very much a struggle.   Grade: A “Saying goodbye … Continue reading

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Con News: the Ringo Awards set their 2018 date

The Ringo Awards come once again to the Baltimore Comic-Con! This year’s ceremony will be held on September, 29th, 2018.  Can’t wait to see who’ll be nominated! Read on for the details!

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Oscar nominees announced!

And while it’s no big surprise that Phantom Thread, Three Billboards, and The Post grabbed noms, it’s wonderful to see such great films get recognized. The Academy announced this year’s nominees this morning, and so the Oscar pool begins. What … Continue reading

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Movie News: “Marshall” coming back to theaters!

I’m so glad to hear that this film is getting a second go-round, and just in time for award season! Especially since I’m sure a lot of folks who didn’t get a chance the first time would like to see … Continue reading

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Ringo Awards announces David Petersen as keynote speaker!

David Petersen makes some incredible comics.  Mouse Guard is absolutely awesome and you need to read it Right Now if you haven’t already gotten hooked. Now he’ll be the keynote speaker at the first ever Ringo Awards during Baltimore Comic-Con! … Continue reading

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Award Season: The 2016 Ghastly Award nominees!

It’s that time of year again!  Time to check out the nominees for this year’s Ghastly Awards, that honors excellence in horror comics.  And while I may be biased* it’s a really amazing crop. The only problem with this year’s … Continue reading

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TrailerWatch: “Silence” speaks of religious persecution in 17th Century Japan

Martin Scorsese’s Silence is slated to hit theaters December 23rd, and now we get a peek at the finished product.  And it looks amazing.  In fact, I want to grab Shūsaku Endō’s book (which this film is based on) and … Continue reading

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