Oscars On My Mind – To Worry About Them in This Age of Greater Anxiety
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Oscars On My Mind – To Worry About Them in This Age of Greater Anxiety

Oscars On My Mind – To Worry About Them in This Age of Greater Anxiety The 92nd Academy Awards ceremony Dolby Theatre Los Angeles Feb. 9th, 2020 airs live on ABC starting at 8 pm Yes, I have been anguishing over the upcoming Oscars far more than I should in light of all the other … Continue reading

Greta Gerwig Makes Little Women with Big Characters and Award Ambitions
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Greta Gerwig Makes Little Women with Big Characters and Award Ambitions

Greta Gerwig Makes Little Women with Big Characters and Award Ambitions by Brad Balfour Of the controversies associated with this year’s Oscars, the absence of women among many of its categories – especially Best Director – have highlighted the inequity of this award’s process. Of the many women creators considered, Little Women director Greta Gerwig’s … Continue reading

Little Women (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Little Women (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

LITTLE WOMEN (2019) Starring Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson, Florence Pugh, Eliza Scanlen, Laura Dern, Timothée Chalamet, Tracy Letts, Bob Odenkirk, James Norton, Louis Garrel, Jayne Houdyshell, Chris Cooper, Meryl Streep, Jayne Houdyshell, Mason Alban, Rafael Silva, Emily Edström, Maryann Plunkett, Hadley Robinson, Lonnie Farmer, Charlotte Kinder and Ana Kayne. Screenplay by Greta Gerwig. Directed by … Continue reading

Marriage Story (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Marriage Story (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

MARRIAGE STORY (2019) Starring Scarlett Johansson, Adam Driver, Laura Dern, Alan Alda, Ray Liotta, Azhy Robertson, Julie Hagerty, Merritt Wever, Mark O’Brien, Matthew Shear, Brooke Bloom, Kyle Bornheimer, Mickey Sumner, Martha Kelly, Matthew Maher, Annie Hamilton, Ayden Mayeri, Mary Hollis Inboden, Matthew Shear, Roslyn Ruff, Albert Jones and Wallace Shawn. Screenplay by Noah Baumbach. Directed … Continue reading

Isle of Dogs (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Isle of Dogs (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

ISLE OF DOGS (2018)  Featuring the voices of Bryan Cranston, Koyu Rankin, Edward Norton, Bob Balaban, Bill Murray, Jeff Goldblum, Kunichi Nomura, Akira Takayama, Greta Gerwig, Frances McDormand, Akira Ito, Scarlett Johansson, Harvey Keitel, F. Murray Abraham, Yoko Ono, Tilda Swinton, Ken Watanabe, Mari Natsuki, Fisher Stevens, Nijiro Murakami, Liev Schreiber and Courtney B. Vance. … Continue reading

Lady Bird (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Lady Bird (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

LADY BIRD (2017) Starring Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts, Lucas Hedges, Timothée Chalamet, Beanie Feldstein, Lois Smith, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Odeya Rush, Jordan Rodrigues, Marielle Scott, Jake McDorman, John Karna, Bayne Gibby and Laura Marano. Screenplay by Greta Gerwig. Directed by Greta Gerwig. Distributed by A24. 93 minutes. Rated R. Greta Gerwig has made … Continue reading

20th Century Women (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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20th Century Women (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

20th CENTURY WOMEN (2017) Starring Annette Bening, Elle Fanning, Greta Gerwig, Lucas Jade Zumann, Billy Crudup, Alison Elliott, Thea Gill, Vitaly A. Lebeau, Olivia Hone, Waleed Zuaiter, Curran Walters, Darrell Britt-Gibson, Alia Shawkat, Nathalie Love, Cameron Protzman and John Billingsley. Screenplay by Mike Mills. Directed by Mike Mills. Distributed by A24.  118 minutes.  Rated R. … Continue reading

Jackie (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Jackie (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

JACKIE (2016) Starring Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Greta Gerwig, Billy Crudup, John Hurt, Richard E. Grant, John Carroll Lynch, Beth Grant, Max Casella, Caspar Phillipson, Sara Verhagen, Hélène Kuhn, Deborah Findlay, Corey Johnson, Aidan O’Hare, Sunnie Pelant, Aiden Weinberg and Brody Weinberg. Screenplay by Noah Oppenheim. Directed by Pablo Larraín. Distributed by Fox Searchlight Pictures.  … Continue reading

Mistress America (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Mistress America (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

MISTRESS AMERICA (2015) Starring Lola Kirke, Greta Gerwig, Heather Lind, Cindy Cheung, Jasmine Cephas, Matthew Shear, Kathryn Erbe, Michael Chernus, Dean Wareham, Shelby Rebecca Wong and Adrea Teasdale. Screenplay by Noah Baumbach & Greta Gerwig. Directed by Noah Baumbach. Distributed by Fox Searchlight Pictures.  84 minutes.  Rated R. Director Noah Baumbach is having a busy … Continue reading

Greta Gerwig and Whit Stillman – Sending Up a Signal for Damsels in Distress
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Greta Gerwig and Whit Stillman – Sending Up a Signal for Damsels in Distress

Greta Gerwig and Whit Stillman – Sending Up a Signal for Damsels in Distress by Jay S. Jacobs http://www.popentertainment.com/gerwigstillman.htm Copyright ©2012 PopEntertainment.com.  All rights reserved.      Posted: April 4, 2012.  In the 90s, Whit Stillman seemed to be the upcoming voice of indie comedy.  His acclaimed and literate films Metropolitan, Barcelona and The Last Days of … Continue reading