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2017 Screen Actors Guild and Golden Globe Awards Coming Soon

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Now that the new year has arrived, it’s time to start looking forward to the film awards season. The Screen Actors Guild nominations for 2017 were announced in mid-December, along with this year’s Golden Globe nominations. Favorites among the many nominees include writer/director Damien Chazelle’s La La Land, Kenneth Lonergan’s Manchester by the Sea, Denzel Washington’s Fences, and Theodore Melfi’s Hidden Figures, all which are currently showing in theaters. Other big contenders for this year include Mel Gibson’s Hacksaw Ridge, Hell or High Water, Jackie with Natalie Portman, and Lion from director Garth Davis. If you haven’t had a chance to see any of these features, be sure to check them out while they are still available on the big screen. A full list of nominees for the SAG and Golden Globes is available below. The Screen Actors Guild Awards are on Sunday, January 29th, and the Golden Globes are this Sunday, January 8th. Enjoy! Continue reading

Enjoy the New Year…And the Movies!!!

The New Year is practically here, and if you’re looking for a way to fill in some extra time off work, why not see a good movie or two? This week there is a plethora of big releases, most of which have already been released in select cities and are seeing additional expansions. Here are some notables to check out…

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Ben Affleck’s new Prohibition-era gangster drama is now playing, but initial reviews and audience reactions have not been good. Personally I’m not a big Ben Affleck fan, but the rest of the supporting cast, including Elle Fanning and Brendan Gleason. That said, Casey Affleck and Michelle Williams both star in a new movie called Manchester by the Sea from writer/director Kenneth Lonergan, so maybe see that one instead. Continue reading