Tag Archives: Oscar: Best Picture

All About Eve (1950)

KOL Rating: An ingenue (Anne Baxter) insinuates herself in to the company of an established but aging stage actress (Bette Davis) and her circle of theater friends. And she does it so well, dripping with sweetness from every pore. What … Continue reading

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No Country For Old Men (2007)

Once again, I happened across someone that had a bootleg of this movie. I am guilty of any crime in watching? If you found $2,000,000 dollars with a stash of heroin and some dead bodies, would you take the money. … Continue reading

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Million Dollar Baby (2004)

KOL Rating: Clint Eastwood is classic!Hilary Swank is phenomenal!Morgan Freeman is traditional! Eastwood plays the owner of a gym, boxing trainer, who because of a problem in the past, is disowned by his daughter and afraid to take chances. The … Continue reading

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Crash (2004)

KOL Rating: A portrait of being human entwined with a crime on the streets of Los Angeles. I loved this movie for its honesty and edgy characterizations. While humans have our faults we can also rise to the occasion. There … Continue reading

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Gentleman’s Agreement (1947)

KOL Rating: GENTLEMANLY MOVIE MAKING Kazan, with class, confronts the anti-Semitic tide with great acting and a wonderful script. Gregory Peck never looked handsomer. Celeste Holme, whom I don’t know much about was great and deserving of here Oscar for … Continue reading

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