Some of it is too broad, and I wish it dug a little deeper at times, but this is one of those rare inspirational films…
In anticipation of the Academy Awards, we polled our contributors to see who they thought should win the Oscar. Once we had our winners, we asked various writers to make the case for our selection in each category. We're posting those essays this week, two a day, leading up to the big reveal of our picks for our best director and best picture on Friday. Check back all week. Here you'll find links to all our picks.
Leonardo DiCaprio, "The Revenant"— Essay by Susan Wloszcyna
Best Picture: "Mad Max: Fury Road" — Essay by Matt Zoller Seitz
An appreciation of the Disney film "Something Wicked This Way Comes."
FFC Gerardo Valero considers the flaws within "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens."
This message came to me from a reader named Peter Svensland. He and a fr...