The Academy Awards are presented at the end of this month. In what started out as one posting, has now become ten as we countdown to Oscar night with my own personal favorite movies. These are movies that I could watch over and over and over again… and have!
6. Moneyball (2011) – If you have been a regular reader of the blog recently, you were most likely wondering when this movie was going to show up on this list. Here it is. Brad Pitt is brilliantly understated it in and should recieve actor’s recognition just for the last few minutes of the movie. Jonah Hill shows that he willl be around in movies for a while. Baseball thinking is medieval. They are asking all the wrong questions. And if I say it to anybody, I’m-I’m ostracized. I’m-I’m-I’m a leper. So that’s why I’m-I’m cagey about this with you. That’s why I… I respect you, Mr. Beane, and if you want full disclosure, I think it’s a good thing that you got Damon off your payroll. I think it opens up all kinds of interesting possibilities. (likewise enjoyed Apollo XIII) >">>> 5. The Philadelphia Story >>