Sometimes a movie gets remembered by one key scene that sticks with people long after the credits roll. If I write "there's no crying in baseball" there is a good chance most people can name the movie and actor who delivered the line. Of course, this comes from the Penny Marshall movie A League of… Continue reading Stolen Scenes and the Actors who Stole Them
Al Pacino is one the greatest American actors in the history of film. He has played some of the most iconic characters in movie history from The Godfather to Scarface and more recently Jimmy Hoffa in Martin Scorcese's The Irishman. He has worked alongside just about every great American actor we have to offer from… Continue reading It was the Best Of Al and the Worst of Al
After watching this year's Academy Awards, the odds on favorite to win the Best Actor Oscar was Chadwick Boseman. After taking home a majority of the best male actor awards, highlighted by his wife accepting on his behalf at the Golden Globes for his role as Levee in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, it was quite… Continue reading Only the Good Actors Die Young
What is the first movie you plan to see as theaters are deemed safe to reopen? For many of us, this has been the longest stretch of time between going to the movies since our first visit. As I write this blog, I honestly cannot remember the last movie I saw in a theater. Can… Continue reading Hooray for Hollywood?
We’re fast approaching the 78th annual Golden Globes and shortly thereafter the 93rd Academy Awards. In this blog, Oh Brother is positing whether or not we should even have such ceremonies. Certainly, it’s important to the bottom line of the film industry as award winning movies typically get re-released in theaters and experience a spike in DVD/Blu-ray/VOD… Continue reading Oscar Buzzkill
Not long ago every kid in America wanted to have their birthday celebration at Chuck E. Cheese where for a fee of $10 per person they could invite as many people as they want for unlimited pizza and video games. But there was another “entertainment” at no extra charge. A group of five or so… Continue reading Nicolas Cage in Willy’s Wonderland (2021)
Award season is getting close with the 78th annual Golden Globe awards less than two weeks away on February 28th. Who do you think will win for Best Picture? Have you seen all the films nominated? Not to worry because who we think should win has little or no impact on who wins anyway. The… Continue reading “For Your Consideration” – Did Netflix overreach with Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom?
You heard this from us on our podcast! We ranted about it in our Blog! We warned you not to pay $30 dollars in extortion money to Disney above and beyond the subscription price you pay every month just so you could watch Mulan 2020 a couple months early! But most of all we warned… Continue reading Disney+ is at it again!
AS 2021 is finally here, not a moment too soon, it's usually time for movie award shows to start showing up starting with the Golden Globes, Critics Choice, SAG, BAFTA all leading up to the Super Bowl of award shows The Academy Awards giving out the most coveted award The Oscar. All the glitz and… Continue reading And the Envelope Should have Gone to:
No one has been tougher on Disney than us here at Oh Brother. We were most upset with the handling and roll out of their newest annimated story brought to life Mulan 2020. That was when we found out current subscribers of Disney+ would have to pay an extra $30 to watch the "Premiere" of… Continue reading Did Disney Find their Soul?