2011 Oscar nominations made people say ‘huh?’

It’s that time of the year again, when actors and actresses who have given their all in dramatic and thought-provoking roles wait with great anticipation, as to whether or not their performances will be rewarded by the highest achievement of an actor’s career. Yes, it is now time for the annual Academy Awards, otherwise known as the Oscars. Continue reading “2011 Oscar nominations made people say ‘huh?’”

[Clip] The Black Swan

This thriller is actually quite good, so if you haven’t seen it yet, i recommend you go watch it.Β  Here’s a little review of what the movie is basically about:

Nina (Portman) is a ballerina in a New York City ballet company whose life, like all those in her profession, is completely consumed with dance. She lives with her obsessive former ballerina mother Erica (Hershey) who exerts a suffocating control over her. When artistic director Thomas Leroy (Cassel) decides to replace prima ballerina Beth MacIntyre (Ryder) for the opening production of their new season, Swan Lake, Nina is his first choice. But Nina has competition: Continue reading “[Clip] The Black Swan”