Movie Review: Silence

Silence Dir: Martin Scorsese Released: 2016 RunTime:  2hr 39min Of all the potential Oscar nominated movies this is the one that hit me the hardest emotionally. The feelings from that movie still permeate throughout me. I am thinking about it even though it has been 5 days since I have seen the movie. Silence was […]

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Oscars 2015- Best Picture

For me the slate of best picture nominees for 2015 is overall fairly week. I think I am in a rebellious phase against the bio-pic and this year 4 of the 8 nominees are bio-pics. Blergh.  Regardless I watched them all and will give you my quick reviews/key points about the movies. Probably some spoilers […]

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Oscar Watch 2014- Over

Of course I had to cite a Drake song. I am a white girl after all. My tummy is full of all the sushi. Or so I told my cat “I ate all the fish”.  This is the mind state you get: a girl high on salmon and tuna. Game plan- To Talk about some […]

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Oscar Watch 2014: Best Picture

Starting off big here. I wanted to do some cute gimmick and then I get to 12 Years a Slave and stop and think for a moment. Damn you consciousness!!!!! Grrrrrrrrr. Since I am original doing a pro/con list like last year. And lets hope I do more posts later this week. No promises. Life […]

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This week in Vivi- Week 10

After a holiday and lazy hiatus, I am back!!   To not have everything on here be ancient as fuck, this is highlights from the last weekish. TV I’ve been catching up on Archer to prepare for the new season starting next week.  Seriously is the funniest animated show out there. Here are some examples: […]

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Vivi Tells You What to Listen To- The Soundtrack

I have been working hard to watch as many probable Oscar nominated movies as I can. This way I can start rolling out the content when the nominations are announced.  Oooh you get to see my process which is still haphazard and a mess.   Seriously, you know  how hard it is to watch movies? […]

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Oscars!! Did I study enough?

In my cramming for the Oscars segment I wasn’t able to watch all the movies I wanted. There will be a post-Oscars documentary article and one hopefully about a couple of other Oscar nominated movies. The Oscars I always say are my “Super Bowl” so I watch actively every year. Here are some of my […]

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Cramming for the Oscars- Pt 3

Last part. The part where we see how much I have accomplished. Did I check off all the movies I wanted to see off my list? Who will know? I do know I feel a bit crazy but exhilarated to do this. Never have I been so excited and determined to see movies. It was a bit […]

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Cramming for the Oscars- Pt 2

Every movie I watch I love so so much and think it is the best thing for a moment. And I think about the movie for hours (days in the case of Zero Dark Thirty).  However unlike before I am not becoming super jaded about any of these movies. This may be bad for you […]

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Cramming for the Oscars- Pt 1

I came up with the brilliant plan to watch all of the Best Picture nominated movies before the Oscars airs this Sunday (Feb 24). I had seen a couple of them weeks ago but now rushing to see them all. Oh and I am also trying to watch all the Documentary Feature nominees, and a […]

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