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Thrillist: Oscar Predictions for Completely Clueless People – I’m expecting a lot of overlap between the Globes and the Oscars. Moonlight is a beautiful film, but Best Picture is an award for producing and La La Land did big, complicated producer-y things like shut down a freeway. So I think Academy voters will give it the edge. However, I’m seeing a backlash on facebook from some industry people. So who knows?

Silentmoviegifs: How some cool silent film effects were done – These are by a Canadian guy, who also runs a similarly-themed Twitter account.

The Director Series: The Coen Brothers

FiveThirtyEight: Star Wars Killed A Universe To Save The Galaxy

TrueFilm subreddit: La La Land vs. Moonlight: How two different social contexts will impact this years Oscar race.

Deadline: ‘Hacksaw Ridge’ Gets Rare Extended China Release As Box Office Crosses $50M

Yahoo Finance: Plot twists, suspense mark George Lucas’ plans for museum

Cinephilia & Beyond: Sweet Smell of Success, Alexander Mackendrick’s Most Accomplished Film that Hasn’t Aged a Day

The Independent: Casey Affleck wins critics’ Best Actor award, reads out all the nasty reviews critics gave him

MUBI: The Best Movie Posters of 2016 – Nice choices. Love this one for Lo and Behold: