Moonlight wins Best Picture

Recap of 2017 Academy Awards with GIFs!

Oh, don’t you worry. We’ll be talking about what’s probably the most awkward (and amazing) moment in Oscar history coming up here. But first…I swear these ceremonies get longer every year. And it’s not the speeches! It’s the bits! Like it’s one thing for a host to have a few bits (though Jimmy Kimmel did have A LOT of bits that could’ve and should’ve been cut), but does every presenter need to make sassy small talk? No. And come on, Hollywood. You do this on Sunday night before everyone has to wake up early? Ugh. Continue reading “Recap of 2017 Academy Awards with GIFs!”

Jimmy Fallon at the Golden Globes 2017

Recap of 2017 Golden Globes with GIFs!

Despite a fun cold open, the 2017 Golden Globes was, well, a stinker. And the source of the stink? Jimmy Fallon. Last night officially made it clear that Fallon is only funny when he’s playing off of other people. When it’s just him by himself, yikes. His opening monologue was garbage, and his jokes between awards were garbage. He even had Questlove onstage with him, yet that didn’t help improve his bits or spark some energy in the show. Oh, and Jimmy, if you’re going to do Chris Rock impressions, please remember… Continue reading “Recap of 2017 Golden Globes with GIFs!”

Leonardo DiCaprio at the 2016 Golden Globes

Recap of 2016 Golden Globes with GIFs!

This featured image perfectly sums up Leo’s Golden Globes win last night. It’s like he’s tasted blood and won’t stop until he gets more. Look at the determination in his eyes. He’s coming for you, Academy. He will wear you down until you give him that damn Oscar. Continue reading “Recap of 2016 Golden Globes with GIFs!”

Clint Eastwood's American Sniper

American Sniper: A Good Film That Could’ve Been Better With More Depth

Chris Kyle (Bradley Cooper) was a professional rodeo rider from Texas who eventually became the greatest sniper in American history. Kyle had 160 confirmed kills during his four tours in the Iraq War, which he later wrote about in his book, American Sniper, upon which this Clint Eastwood-directed movie is based. Continue reading “American Sniper: A Good Film That Could’ve Been Better With More Depth”

Whiplash Movie (2014)

Whiplash: J.K. Simmons Deserves All the Awards

Andrew (Miles Teller) is an aspiring drummer at the prestigious Shaffer Conservatory of Music. When he’s invited to join the Studio Band, the school’s competitive jazz band, as an alternative drummer by conductor Terrence Fletcher (J.K. Simmons), Andrew quickly learns that Fletcher is an emotionally-abusive mentor who is out to ruin his life and make him a better musician at the same time. Continue reading “Whiplash: J.K. Simmons Deserves All the Awards”