Tag: demian bichir

Proof Review: The Nun (2018)

THE NUN Review by: Christopher Haskell “I’m afraid there is something very wrong with this place. “ Father Burke (Demián Bichir) In 2014, when Warner Bros. announced that it would be spinning off stories from its highly acclaimed “Conjuring” series, which at the time had just come off of a $41.9 million domestic opening weekend and a worldwide total of $319.5 million, against a … Read More Proof Review: The Nun (2018)

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2012 Oscars Challenge: [5] A Better Life & Demián Bichir

[41 OUT OF 46 FILMS REMAINING]-[32 DAYS TO OSCARS] Just the fact that Demian Bichir was nominated was enough for me. Though I suppose I would have rather seen Michael Shannon or Michael Fassbender in this category for their amazing performances this year, the recognition of Bichir in such a small film is still justified and is what makes the Academy Awards interesting. Bichir … Read More 2012 Oscars Challenge: [5] A Better Life & Demián Bichir

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For Your Consideration 2011: “A Better Life”

The Oscar season breeds dark horse films like these and normally they find a way to squeeze into the nominations with pure admiration. Not necessarily in any major categories, but they do find a way to gain smaller, yet still prestigious nominations like screenplay or even acting. The trailer for “A Better Life” does radiate family values and the Academy usually thrives on those … Read More For Your Consideration 2011: “A Better Life”