What I Voted For: Buffa’s 2021 St. Louis Film Critics award ballot

You know what’s worse than spoiled shrimp? Stalling an article that revolves solely around picks and decisions with a long-winded and mostly meaningless opening paragraph. All I’ll say before we launch is that 2021 was the year of the indie delights, at least on my ballot. Here are my picks for the 2021 St. Louis … More What I Voted For: Buffa’s 2021 St. Louis Film Critics award ballot

Why George Clooney’s ‘The Tender Bar’ could be Ben Affleck’s ticket back to the Oscars

As Ben Affleck’s Uncle Charlie would say, some films just have “it.” There are certain films that get announced, with a release date attached and a trailer in the editing bay, that get your attention quicker than most films. What can be seen as unfair to other filmmakers and cast/crews is simply a matter of … More Why George Clooney’s ‘The Tender Bar’ could be Ben Affleck’s ticket back to the Oscars

Vin Diesel adds “comedian” to his list of “talents” after calling out The Rock’s acting

First off, NOBODY really does any acting in the “Fast and Furious” movies, not even Kurt Russell’s Mr. Nobody. So I found it wildly comical today when an article from Indie Wire pulled a quote from a Vin Diesel interview with Men’s Health magazine, stating the bald-headed stoic statue had finally explained the origin of … More Vin Diesel adds “comedian” to his list of “talents” after calling out The Rock’s acting

‘We are the ones who changed everything.” Yes, Marvel, you did

In a brief clip from ACADEMY AWARD-WINNER Chloe Zhao’s upcoming “Eternals,” Gemma Chan’s Sersi says, “we are the ones who changed everything,” Indeed, you did. 23 films and counting into a gambit that started with a gamble being taken on a troublesome actor named Robert Downey Jr., Kevin Feige and Marvel have reformatted how a … More ‘We are the ones who changed everything.” Yes, Marvel, you did