Best Picture Blogs

October 20, 2015

2014 Winner for Best Picture – Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) is thisclose to being a masterpiece. The bulk of the film is told in a way that is stylized, […]
October 13, 2015

2013 Winner for Best Picture – 12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave is the type of movie that makes you mad. Much like Platoon did nearly 30 years earlier, 12 Years a Slave forced […]
October 6, 2015

2012 Winner for Best Picture – Argo

Argo is one of my favorite films of the decade. This is a balanced film that does everything that it needs to do. It’s a mature […]
September 30, 2015

2011 Winner for Best Picture – The Artist

Eighty-three years after the very first Academy Awards ceremony in 1928 when Wings took home the Academy’s highest honor, another silent film won Best Picture. The […]