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Community: What Are Your Favorite Denzel Washington Performances?

The legendary Denzel Washington has had a nice little “comeback” week. Not only did he take over the box office with “The Magnificent Seven,” but he also released the trailer for “Fences.” He not only stars in the film, but he is directing “Fences,” which we have talked up as a big Oscar player. Considering the strength […]


Community: What Are Your Favorite Films From Peter Berg?

Traditionally, action thrillers are far from Oscar bait, but they often show up in below-the-line categories. One of this weekend’s big releases is “Deepwater Horizon,” a film that recounts the events that led to the largest oil spill in United States history. The film was written by Oscar-nominated screenwriter J.C. Chandor, and stars Mark Wahlberg. Directing the film […]


Community: What Are Your Favorite Tim Burton Films?

Based on the beloved book series, director Tim Burton opens “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” this weekend. The film follows a young boy who is brought to an unusual home for unusual children, and is soon asked to help in a fight against evil. The film is perfect subject matter for Burton, and looks […]


Community: What Are Your Favorite Post-Oscar Kate Winslet Performances?

Since the early 1990s, Kate Winslet has been an ever present force in film. One of the top young actresses from her generation, Winslet quickly burst on the scene in Peter Jackson‘s “Heavenly Creatures.” By 1995, she began appearing in period films like “Sense and Sensibility” and 1997’s “Titanic,” which made her a global star. The British actress took advantage of […]

Queen of Katwe

Community: What Are Your Favorite Inspirational Movies?

There are many definitions of what makes a film inspirational, and ultimately it comes down to the viewer. For some, tales of perseverance are extremely inspiring. For others, tales of heroism or extraordinary feats do the trick. This week, Disney releases another film that could be a huge hit, while inspiring millions. “Queen of Katwe” […]

Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Community: What Are Your Favorite Joseph Gordon-Levitt Performances?

It’s not often that child actors are able to convert their careers into films with starring roles, but Joseph Gordon-Levitt did just that. After his breakout performances in “Third Rock from the Sun” and “Angels in the Outfield,” Gordon-Levitt was a star. However, his career did not immediately move in an upward trajectory. After a few […]


Community Question: What Are Your Favorite Clint Eastwood Movies?

Few actors and actresses can sustain a career for over 50 years, but Clint Eastwood has done just that. He’s the definition of Hollywood royalty, and remains one of its most influential actors and directors. This week, we see the release of Eastwood‘s “Sully,” which stars Tom Hanks and Aaron Eckhart. The film documents the “miracle on the Hudson,” which captured […]


ACCA 1994: ‘Pulp Fiction’ Takes Home Six From the Community Awards, Hanks and Portman Win Lead Prizes

Announced two weeks ago on the Circuit Breaker podcast, the Awards Circuit Community Awards bestowed their winners for the year 1994.  The Awards Circuit Community Awards is voted on by the readership of, which is comprised of more than 500,000 film enthusiasts from across the globe. The big winner was “Pulp Fiction” from Quentin […]


Community: What Are Your Favorite Kate Beckinsale Movies?

While the summer has been seen as an overall disappointment, Horror films have found a footing in 2016. For the past two weekends, “Don’t Breathe” is the latest hit that has ruled the box office. “Green Room,” “The Witch” and “Lights Out” were all small hits as well. This weekend, “The Disappointments Room” looks to […]


Community: What are your favorite Michael Fassbender performances?

Since his role on HBO’s “Band of Brothers,” Michael Fassbender has been one of the busiest actors in Hollywood. Since then, Fassbender’s proven to be among the most talented actors of his generation. Fassbender’s intensity is his greatest strength as an actor, but to limit him in that regard would be a disservice. One of the aspects […]

Cameron Diaz

Community: Happy 44th Birthday Cameron Diaz! What are your favorite Diaz films?

Happy 44th birthday to actress Cameron Diaz! Diaz has been active for more than 20 years, after making one of the strongest debuts in film history. Diaz co-starred in “The Mask” with Jim Carrey, and then when on an impressive five year run after her debut. While Diaz’s personal life has been tabloid fodder, that doesn’t […]

Southside with You

Community: Who are your favorite movie presidents (real or fictional)?

Film history is chock-full of movie presidents, and this weekend, we get another depiction of a sitting president. However, unlike films like “Lincoln,” “W.,” or “Lee Daniel’s The Butler” this story far predates the president’s time in the Oval office. “Southside with You” tells the story of Barack Obama and Michelle Obama on their first date in the late 1980s. […]