Lisa Marie’s Week In Review: 11/29/21 — 12/5/21


It’s the holiday season! On Saturday, I watched It’s A Wonderful Life for the first time this year so I’m happy.

Films I Watched:

  1. A Chorus Line (1985)
  2. All That Jazz (1979)
  3. Cabaret (1972)
  4. Dellamorte Dellamore (1994)
  5. It’s A Wonderful Life (1946)
  6. The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2018)
  7. Night of the Bloody Apes (1969)
  8. Pig (2021)
  9. The Power of the Dog (2021)
  10. Purple Noon (1960)
  11. Risky Business (1983)
  12. Santa Jaws (2018)
  13. Space Milkshake (2012)
  14. Spirit Riders (2015)
  15. Tracking a Killer (2021)

Television Shows I Watched:

  1. Bar Rescue
  2. Baywatch: Hawaii
  3. Dexter: New Blood
  4. Dude, You’re Screwed
  5. Fear the Walking Dead
  6. It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia
  7. Killer Cases
  8. The Office
  9. Survivor
  10. Talking Dead
  11. Walking Dead: World Beyond

Books I Read:

  1. Nothing’s Ever Easy (2021) by Amanda Lee Dixon

Music To Which I Listened:

  1. Adi Ulmansky
  2. Afrojack
  3. Aphex Twin
  4. Armin Van Buuren
  5. Ava Marx
  6. Big Data
  7. Bob Dylan
  8. Britney Spears
  9. The Chemical Brothers
  10. The Crystal Method
  11. David Guetta
  12. DJ Snake
  13. Dubdogz
  14. Future
  15. Galantis
  16. Haim
  17. Jake Bugg
  18. Little Mix
  19. Makeup & Vanity Set
  20. M/A/R/R/S
  21. Martin Garrix
  22. Mikaela Davis
  23. Muse
  24. Norman Greenbaum
  25. Poppy Ajudha
  26. Saint Motel
  27. Spaceface
  28. Tiesto
  29. Trentmoller
  30. Van McCoy
  31. Volkoder

Awards Season:

  1. Lisa Marie’s Oscar Predictions for Octobers
  2. Gotham Winners
  3. Satellite Nominations
  4. National Board of Review Winners
  5. Hollywood Critics Association Nominations
  6. Sunset Critics Awards Winners
  7. Detroit Film Critics Society Nominations
  8. New York Film Critics Circle Winners
  9. Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Nominations

News From Last Week:

  1. Film producer Martha De Laurentiis Dies
  2. Conceptual Artist Lawrence Weiner Dies
  3. Legendary Actress Arlene Dahl Dies
  4. James Bond producer Barbara Broccoli says 007 ‘will be back’
  5. CNN fires Chris Cuomo
  6. Chris Cuomo accused of sexual harassment days before CNN firing over aiding brother Andrew Cuomo
  7. Alec Baldwin says he didn’t pull the trigger in fatal Rust shooting

Links From Last Week:

  1. Chris Cuomo, like Andrew, was fired for the wrong misdeeds
  2. Secrets Of The David Bowie / Bing Crosby Duet “The Little Drummer Boy!”
  3. The World’s Common Tater’s Week In Books, Movies, and Television

Links From The Site:

  1. Erin shared: Startling Stories, Add Flesh to the Fire, December, All-American Fiction, G-Man Detective, Argosy, and Famous Detective Stories!
  2. I shared my week in television. I reviewed the latest episodes of Dexter and Fear the Walking Dead. I shared music videos from: Makeup & Vanity Set, DJ Snake x Future, Trentemoller, Spaceface, Saint Motel, Poppy Ajudha, and Volkoder and Dubdogz!
  3. Ryan reviewed Go F❤ck Myself : The F❤ckpendium, Swonknibus, and No One Else!

More From Us:

  1. Ryan has a patreon! Consider subscribing!
  2. At her photography site, Erin shared Bobcat, Moon, Above Your Head, Ghost Lights, Good Morning, Trees, and Good Afternoon!
  3. At my music site, I shared songs from David Guetta, Aphex Twin, The Crystal Method, M/A/R/R/S, Tiesto, Armin van Buuren, and Martin Garrix!
  4. For Realty TV Chat Blog, I reviewed the latest episode of Survivor!

Check out last week by clicking here!

Here Are the 2021 Nominations of the Washington D.C. Area Film Critics!


The Washington D.C. Area Film Critics have announced their nominees for the best of 2021!  The winners will be announced tomorrow so that means you have exactly one day to see all the nominees.  GET TO IT!

Best Film
Belfast
The Green Knight
The Power of the Dog
tick, tick…BOOM!
West Side Story

Best Director
Kenneth Branagh – Belfast
Jane Campion – The Power of the Dog
David Lowery – The Green Knight
Steven Spielberg – West Side Story
Denis Villeneuve – Dune

Best Actor
Nicolas Cage – Pig
Benedict Cumberbatch – The Power of the Dog
Andrew Garfield – tick, tick…BOOM!
Will Smith – King Richard
Denzel Washington – The Tragedy of Macbeth

Best Actress
Olivia Colman – The Lost Daughter
Nicole Kidman – Being the Ricardos
Lady Gaga – House of Gucci
Kristen Stewart – Spencer
Tessa Thompson – Passing

Best Supporting Actor
Jamie Dornan – Belfast
Ciarán Hinds – Belfast
Troy Kotsur – CODA
Jesse Plemons – The Power of the Dog
Kodi Smit-McPhee – The Power of the Dog

Best Supporting Actress
Caitríona Balfe – Belfast
Ariana DeBose – West Side Story
Ann Dowd – Mass
Kirsten Dunst – The Power of the Dog
Aunjanue Ellis – King Richard

Best Acting Ensemble
Belfast
The French Dispatch
The Harder They Fall
Mass
The Power of the Dog

Best Youth Performance
Jude Hill – Belfast
Emilia Jones – CODA
Woody Norman – C’mon, C’mon
Saniyya Sidney – King Richard
Rachel Zegler – West Side Story

Best Voice Performance
Awkwafina – Raya and the Last Dragon
Stephanie Beatriz – Encanto
Abbi Jacobson – The Mitchells vs. the Machines
Kelly Marie Tran – Raya and the Last Dragon
Jacob Tremblay – Luca

Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Branagh – Belfast
Mike Mills – C’mon, C’mon
Zach Baylin – King Richard
Paul Thomas Anderson – Licorice Pizza
Fran Kranz – Mass

Best Adapted Screenplay
Siân Heder – CODA
Jon Spaihts and Denis Villeneuve and Eric Roth – Dune
Jane Campion – The Power of the Dog
Steven Levenson – tick, tick…BOOM!
Tony Kushner – West Side Story

Best Animated Feature
Encanto
Flee
Luca
The Mitchells vs. the Machines
Raya and the Last Dragon

Best Documentary
The First Wave
Flee
The Rescue
Summer of Soul (…Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)
Val

Best International/Foreign Language Film
Drive My Car
A Hero
Lamb
Titane
The Worst Person in the World

Best Production Design
Jim Clay, Production Designer; Claire Nia Richards, Set Decorator – Belfast
Patrice Vermette, Production Designer; Richard Roberts and Zsuzsanna Sipos, Set Decorators – Dune
Adam Stockhausen, Production Designer; Rena DeAngelo, Set Decorator – The French Dispatch
Tamara Deverell, Production Designer; Shane Vieau, Set Decorator – Nightmare Alley
Adam Stockhausen, Production Designer; Rena DeAngelo, Set Decorator – West Side Story

Best Cinematography
Haris Zambarloukos – Belfast
Greig Fraser – Dune
Andrew Droz Palermo – The Green Knight
Ari Wegner – The Power of the Dog
Bruno Delbonnel – The Tragedy of Macbeth

Best Editing
Úna Ní Dhonghaíle – Belfast
Joe Walker – Dune
Andrew Weisblum – The French Dispatch
Peter Sciberras – The Power of the Dog
Myron Kerstein & Andrew Weisblum – tick, tick…BOOM!

Best Original Score
Bryce Dessner & Aaron Dessner – Cyrano
Hans Zimmer – Dune
Alexandre Desplat – The French Dispatch
Jonny Greenwood – The Power of the Dog
Jonny Greenwood – Spencer