Joke’s on us: The biggest (and most disappointing) surprises from the 2020 Oscar nominations

They rule the box office and dominate the cultural conversation. Now, superheroes have come for award season, too. One year after Black Panther racked up a bunch of Oscar nods in categories major and technical, any lingering genre bias against cape-and-cowl fare appears to have disappeared on the wind like the ashen… Read more… Source

‘Hustlers’ Banned by Malaysia

Malaysia has deemed Lorene Scafaria’s “Hustlers” too vulgar for audiences. The country’s censorship board said no way to the film’s apparent parade of nudity and eroticism. The film’s international distributor confirmed the ban on social media today. See the post below. “Hustlers” last weekend took the second spot at the top-10 box office, beneath “It

Hustlers, Knives Out and More Shine at the Toronto International Film Festival

Most weekends, just reading the American news makes us want to be in Canada, but this weekend it was reading all the film reviews coming out of the Toronto International Film Festival that had us really wishing we were up in the north. (We hear they’re pretty good at Tennis too).  From Hustlers to Knives