Video of the Day – “Call Me By Your Name Coda”

  While Chalamet is still on my radar, today is the perfect day to post this. ‘Call Me By Your Name’ on the whole left me kind of cold, but THIS monologue (which I’m told they pulled directly from the book without changing it)… Performed by one of our best character actors Michael Stuhlbarg, this […]

‘Beautiful Boy’

  I knew the subject matter of this film, and it’s still not an easy two hours. Timothee Chalamet and Steve Carell carry this two hander, about the relationship of a father and son, as the son has a lifelong fight with drug addiction.  Every family has some version of this: the person you love […]

Oscars 2018 – Best Actor

  Here are the nominees for Best Actor in a Leading Role: Timothee Chalamet – Call Me By Your Name Daniel Day-Lewis – Phantom Thread Daniel Kaluuya – Get Out Gary Oldman – Darkest Hour Denzel Washington – Roman J Israel Esq. Who I’m Cheering For: Multiple names I admire on this list, but looking at […]

‘Call Me By Your Name’

  Liked it.  Didn’t love it til the end. In recent memory, ‘Brokeback Mountain’ is an excellent story of forbidden love; ‘Blue is the Warmest Color’ feels more three dimensional (and more explicit sexually).   ‘Call Me By Your Name’ is strong for what it is; a young man discovers his sexuality and comes of age […]