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Beasts of the Southern Wild

My Top 9 Academy Awards Best Picture nominations


I’m going to quote IMDb and say: “The big day is finally here!” but I don’t really care for all that buzz that’s going on. Firstly because it’s going to be pretty late (for me) when the show is on and I have never watched it live. Secondly, I can never say which actor deserves it better and which movie is worth more – I think you could say that I haven’t developed my award-sensitive nose yet. Despite all of…

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Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)


Beasts of the Southern Wild was my fifth Best Picture nominated movie I saw and as I compared it with the previous four (Amour, Argo, Life of Pi, Silver Linings Playbook) where three have the highest rating, Beasts fell a bit short. That being said, there were some amazing elements, for instance Quevenzhané Wallis’ performance, which she nabbed when she was just 5 years old, that held the movie together with its unique script and storytelling ability.…

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