Bret Easton Ellis Reviews Oscar Race's Irishman, Parasite, Marriage Story


by MovieMaker Magazine

MovieMaker Magazine— Bret Easton Ellis, one of our most interesting film critics, reviews likely Oscar contenders The Irishman, Marriage Story and Parasite in his new podcast

Collider—‘Marriage Story’ Review: A Beautiful and Devastating Look at a Marriage’s End. This is a re-post of my review from the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival. Marriage Story is now streaming on Netflix. One of the best things I can say about Noah Baumbach’s excellent new movie Marriage Story is that even if I wasn’t a child of divorce or if I wasn’t married now, I’d still find it emotionally overwhelming because he makes me care so deeply about the two people at the core of this story. Marriage Story doesn’t function as a screed against marriage or divorce. The film...

the Guardian—The Irishman launches into Oscar race with National Board of Review win. Martin Scorsese’s Netflix crime saga has picked up the main prize with Adam Sandler and Renée Zellweger winning top acting awards Martin Scorsese’s acclaimed Netflix drama The Irishman has picked up this year’s top award from the National Board of Review, a sturdy indicator of Oscars success. Related: Marriage Story stakes strong Oscars claim with Gotham awards triumph Continue reading

Los Angeles Times—Golden Globe nominations boost Oscar contenders 'The Irishman,' 'Marriage Story'. The nominations for the Golden Globes have been announced, with "Marriage Story," "The Irishman" and "Once Upon a Time