Actor Martin Landau Dies At 89!

The actor, Martin Landau, has died today at the age of 89. Mr. Landau (1928-2017) was known for his appearances in the TV series, Mission: Impossible, as well as in the films, North by Northwest, Cleopatra, The Greatest Story Ever Told, Tucker: The Man and His Dream, Crimes and Misdemeanors, and Ed Wood.

The actor also lent his voice to the characters of 2 in the animated film, 9,

as well as to Mr. Rzykruski in the 2012 Disney/Tim Burton film, Frankenweenie.

He shall be missed!

My Thoughts: FRANKENWEENIE (2012)

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Tim Burton movies are always…well, most of the time…enjoyable!

"They call me Tim Most-Of-The-Time-Enjoyable Burton!"
“They call me Tim Most-Of-The-Time-Enjoyable Burton!”

And this is no exception! It’s a wonderfully made stop-motion animated remake of an earlier short of the same name directed by Tim Burton.

I had completely forgotten that it was a live-action short!
I had completely forgotten that it was a live-action short!

The film received positive reviews, critical praise, and was even nominated for the “Academy Award for Best Animated Feature Film”! And now, I have something very controversial to say! Continue reading “My Thoughts: FRANKENWEENIE (2012)”

85th Academy Award Nominations for “Best Animated Feature”

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So yes folks, the Oscars nominations have been released and the five animated films nominated for “Best Animated Feature” are: Continue reading “85th Academy Award Nominations for “Best Animated Feature””