Category: Andy Ray

My Oscar Predictions

My Oscar Predictions

I don’t recall a better year for motion pictures in my lifetime.  Boy, there were a lot of great films in 2013, which makes picking Oscar winners more difficult than usual.  Still, I’ve never...

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Opinion: ‘Master’ gets curtain call

In Todd Solondz’ 1998 drama “Happiness,” the beautiful Lara Flynn Boyle played a popular author who could have any guy she wanted, but was strangely attracted to a man who continually made obscene phone...

“American Hustle” not a Scorsese film

“American Hustle” not a Scorsese film

“American Hustle” is the best Martin Scorsese movie since “Casino.” Maybe even since “Goodfellas.” But here’s the funny thing: It’s not a Martin Scorsese film. Oh, it sure seems like one. It’s a story...

Not-so-great expectations

Not-so-great expectations

I know we’re right in the middle of Oscar season, and I know I have plenty of films to see and share with you, but this week I must take a break and discuss...