Post tagged: Movies

2015 Awards Season

The Oscars for this year happened a couple of days ago. Time to update the Nominee Project database.

The list before today:

  • Total: 2939
  • Seen: 827 (28.14%)
  • Left: 2112 (71.86%)

Adding 2015:

  • Total: 3015 (2015: +76)
  • Seen: 827 (27.43%)
  • Left: 2188 (72.57%)

For the first time …

Reviews of 2008

I wrote 122 reviews on 50 Words. Most of them were things I listened to or saw for the first time. I'll round up the year with three top 10 lists: the best movies, the worst movies, and the best music. I'll skip the worst music list, since none of …

Trimming the List

Since adding to the list a couple of months ago, I’ve been sorting through the unavailables in the outside chance that some of them are being released eventually on DVD. I was surprised by my results.

Tally from January 27:

  • Seen: 544
  • In Queue: 345
  • Unavailable: 416
  • Left to …

Adding to the Tally

On recent announcements of award nominees for the Independent Spirit Awards, the Golden Globes, and the Academy Awards, I’m awarded the opportunity to add more movies to my database. As mentioned earlier, I’ve culled the list to the 88 eligible movies and eliminated one of them for not …

Nominee Project

Some time ago, I decided to embark on a new project. I have decided to attempt to view every movie nominated for either an Oscar, a Golden Globe, or an Independent Spirit Award during the course of my life. This includes any movie nominated from 1971 until now (no matter …