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85th ACADEMY AWARD PREDICTIONS

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85th ACADEMY AWARD PREDICTIONS


Eventhough CelluloidCritic analyzes Indian Cinema, how can anyone forget the biggest celebration of film? Here is my full 85th Academy Award Predictions. Have you made yours?


BEST PICTURE Amour Argo DARK HORSE!Beasts of the Southern WildDjango UnchainedLes MiserablesLife of PiLincoln OSCAR PICK!Silver Linings PlaybookZero Dark Thirty








BEST DIRECTOR
Michael Haneke (Amour)Lee Ang (Life of Pi) DARK HORSE!David O. Russell (Silver Linings Playbook)Steven Spielberg (Lincoln) OSCAR PICK!Benh Zeitlin (Beasts of the Southern Wild)






BEST LEADING ACTOR

Bradley Cooper (Silver Linings Playbook)Daniel Day-Lewis (Lincoln) OSCAR PICK!Hugh Jackman (Les Miserables) Joaquin Phoenix (The Master) DARK HORSE!Denzel Washington (Flight)




BEST LEADING ACTRESS
Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty) OSCAR PICK! Jennifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook) DARK HORSE!Emmanuelle Riva (Amour) Quvenzhane Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild) Naomi Watts (The Impossible)





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VISHWAROOPAM FILM REVIEW

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VISHWAROOPAM (2013)
Director: Kamal Hassan
Casts: Kamal Hassan, Pooja Kumar, Andrea, Rahul Bose
Music: Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy
Language: Tamil
Genre: Action
Novel attempts always face challenges. In that ironic fact, Vishwaroopam became the king of controversies due to the sensitive issues it has covered. With political pressures and certain societal disruptions, Kamal Hassan fought hard for the film to reach the audiences. But after the film has been released now, one could wonder whether this film deserved so much of problems and controversies. Now, to my review.

Synopsis Nirupama (Pooja Kumar) sends a detective behind her husband, Vishwanath (Kamal Hassan) to discover possible affairs, so that she could easily ask for a divorce to start a life with her boss. However, little did she knew about the shocking discoveries, which awaits her.

Story Screenplay Vishwaroopam is made in the core aim to entertain by presenting a visually exciting film by touching upon significant communal concerns. A…

DAVID FILM REVIEW

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DAVID (2013) 



Director: Bejoy Nambiar
Casts:  Vikram, Jiiva, Tabu, Isha Sharvani, Lara Dutta, Nassar
Music:
Modern Mafia, Bramfatura, Prashant Pillai, Remo Fernandes
Anirudh Ravichander, Maatibaani

Language: Tamil
Genre: Drama

Kollywod have become a welcoming platform for experimental cinema and of course it is a healthy practise indeed. Many youngsters are coming up with many imaginative ideas, which translate into fresh visuals and experience. David is such touted piece and coming from Mani Ratnam’s school of direction, plenty of hopes were pinned on the director, Bejoy Nambiar. Judging from the trailer, David promised a new treatment of parallel storytelling. So does David deliver what it has promised?


Synopsis The story revolves around the lives of two Davids in two different parts of the world in two different eras. At 1999 in Mumbai, there is a 19 year old David (Jiiva) who is a musician born into a family of devout Christians. A happy go lucky teenager, by chance loses all semblan…