Tag Archives: The Social Network

And The Nominees Are…

by Yogi

It’s Tuesday, January 25 at 5.30am and I’m wide awake. It’s hard to believe but I’m one of those people who watches the Oscar nominations being announced live and I yelled and cheered when I watched it, just like a straight man watching the Super Bowl. As expected, The King’s Speech leads the competition with 12 nominations, surprisingly followed by True Grit (10 nominations), Inception and  The Social Network (8 nominations). Continue reading

The Social Network, Glee Dominates Golden Globes

by Yogi

I love award shows, especially the Golden Globes! It’s really the “fun” yet credible award show as we watch the actors get drunker by the hour and also it’s the rare time where they award Film AND TV! This year’s show was even more fun thanks to Ricky Gervais and his crude, sarcastic British humour! Still quite predictable (I predicted 20 out of 25 categories, damn you Best Foreign Language Film!) but the Golden Globes often used as a parameter for the almighty Academy Awards so we get to watch the winners deliver their best, funny, charming and endearing acceptance speeches. Continue reading