IN 1935, American children’s author Munro Leaf took less than an hour to write the 790-word story of Ferdinand, “the bull with the delicate ego” to quote Larry Morey’s lyric for a song first heard […]
Film: Any of “Moonlight”, “Manchester By The Sea” or “Fences”.
Male actor: Viggo Mortensen (“Captain Fantastic”) or Denzel Washington (“Fences”).
Female actor: Isabelle Huppert (“Elle”) or Meryl Streep (“Florence Foster Jenkins”).
Supporting male actor: Michael Shannon (“Nocturnal Animals”) or Jeff Bridges (“Hell or High Water”).
Supporting female actor: Viola Davis (“Fences”).
Everybody who asked my opinion agreed that “La La Land” doesn’t deserve one. Vox pop! It will probably scoop the pool, which states its value rather perceptively – a home-town favourite about a home town’s main industry, a lay-down misere!