Films in 2019: February

As usual, February was an Oscar-filled month, wherein I watched some movies playing during TCM’s 31 Days of Oscar program, as well as some movies nominated at this year’s Academy Awards. And that included rounding out the Best Foreign Language Film category, as I was able to see three of the remaining nominees I hadn’t…

Films in 2018: December

Happy New Year! Before we begin a new year of film discoveries, I need to recap the last month of 2018, which was mostly spent catching up with new releases. My viewing numbers went down to my more normal amount compared to November, when I was watching as many movies as I could on FilmStruck…

Films in 2015: January

This year I won’t have as much time to devote to movie-watching (or at least for the first half of the year as I finish up my last semester of college!), but I still managed to get a good number of movies in this month. Most of it was catch-up on this year’s Oscar nominees, and…

2015 Blind Spots: Children of Men

The year is 2027, and infertility threatens mankind with extinction as no birth has taken place for 18 years. The film begins with news surrounding the death of the world’s youngest citizen, causing further distress in a desperately hopeless world. Enter Theo Faron (Clive Owen), a former activist turned bureaucrat who finds himself mixed up…

Films in 2013: October

This month was filled with chills and thrills, as is usual in the spooky month of October. I didn’t get to watch as many horror movies as I wanted to, but I managed to watch 8 new-to-me movies from AFI’s 100 Thrills list. You can find updates on my progress (as well as on the…