2018 Gotham Independent Film Award Nominations

2018 Gotham Independent Film Award Nominations

And we’re off to the races, folks! The Gotham Independent Film Awards have announced their nominees, and with that, the Oscar race has officially begun. While the Gotham Awards only honor films made for less than $10 million (so most of the big...

What I Watched, What You Watched #89

What I Watched, What You Watched #89

Man, what an eclectic week of movie watching I’ve had. While I’m still way behind on #31DaysOfHorror, I did manage to get in a few scary films. And most importantly, I managed to see three new films, all of which have reviews in the works: First...

What I Watched, What You Watched #88

What I Watched, What You Watched #88

Sacred Walloween is one week old and…I’m already a bit behind on my 31 Days of Horror. Not terribly – I can still catch up within the course of a day or two – but I’m currently 3/6, and I don’t love those numbers. My apologies about that – I’ve...

Sacred Walloween: Top Ten Songs In Horror Movies

Sacred Walloween: Top Ten Songs In Horror Movies

Welcome back to the spoopiest time of year, Sacred Walloween! As always, we spend the month counting down the spookiest, scariest, skeletoniest lists possible across pop culture, in honor of my favorite holiday, Halloween. We will begin this...

Post-Festivals Oscar Update: Who’s Up, Who’s Down, And Who’s Breaking Free

Post-Festivals Oscar Update: Who’s Up, Who’s Down, And Who’s Breaking Free

With the Toronto International Film Festival wrapped up, officially closing the fall festival season, it’s time to take a quick look back on my previous Oscar predictions and give them a nice polishing. What films have been bolstered, what films...

What I Watched, What You Watched #87

What I Watched, What You Watched #87

HAPPY SACRED WALLOWEEN, EVERYBODY! That’s right, it’s time for the most wonderful time of the year, Sacred Walloween, where the fall crispens the air, the best Oscar-contenders and scary movies come out, and those of us not on a diet can enjoy a...

What I Watched, What You Watched #86

What I Watched, What You Watched #86

It’s been something of a long week over here at the Sacred Wall. Naturally, with the weight of the world taxing everything, the only natural recourse is to turn to pop culture. And while I didn’t get around to seeing anything in theaters this...