Tag Archives: Oscars

The Monocle – “Django Unchained”

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino Written by: Quentin Tarantino Released: December 25th, 2012 Theatre watched at: Downtown Disney AMC, Anaheim   Welcome back from a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Years my Deer friends! I got some fantastic gifts this past Christmas; oversized clothes, a flash for my camera, and an all but necessary Apple […]

The Monocle – “Zero Dark Thirty”

Directed by: Katheryn Bigelow Written by: Mark Boal Released: December 19th, 2012 Theatre watched at: AMC Century City, Los Angeles   Ladies and gentlemen, it has been another hell of a year at the movies. Statistically speaking most of the movies released this year either sucked or were panned like a fried egg, but a handful still […]

The Monocle – “Life of Pi”

Directed by: Ang Lee Written by: David Magee Released: November 21st, 2012 Theatre watched at: AMC Universal Citywalk, Los Angeles   If there is a single defining word to describe Ang Lee’s choices in the films that he makes it is “diverse.” Sense and Sensibility (1995)-a British period drama focusing on possessions and love. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)-a […]

The Monocle – “The Master”

Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson Written by: Paul Thomas Anderson Released: September 14th, 2012 Theatre watched at: Arclight Cinemas- DOME, Hollywood   Paul Thomas Anderson > Christopher Nolan. Christopher Nolan > Paul Thomas Anderson. Yeah, that seriously was a frequent argument I ran into in the comments section when viewing the trailer for this movie […]