Category Archives: Idealist

Recovering Alcoholic

Warner Bros. Pictures original film A Star is Born won Lady Gaga her first Oscar.

#AStarIsBorn is the third iteration of a 1937 feature of the same name.

rottentomatoes: 89%

metacritic: 88

imdb: 7.8

oscars: 1 win

golden globes: 1 win

SAG awards: 3 nominations


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Undercover Cop

Focus Features original film BlacKkKlansman gave Spike Lee his first Oscar.

#BlackKklansman is based on literature of the same name.

rottentomatoes: 96%

metacritic: 83

imdb: 7.5

oscars: 1 win

golden globes: 4 nominations

SAG awards: 3 nominations


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Love Story

Annapurna Pictures original film If Beale Street Could Talk won Regina King her first Oscar.

#BealeStreet is based on literature of the same name.

rottentomatoes: 95%

metacritic: 87

imdb: 7.4

oscars: 1 win

golden globes: 1 win


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British Monarchy

Fox Searchlight Pictures original film The Favourite won Olivia Colman her first Oscar.

#TheFavourite is based on real events.

rottentomatoes: 93%

metacritic: 90

imdb: 7.7

golden globes: 1 win

SAG awards: 3 nominations

oscars: 1 win


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Rock Star

20th Century Fox original film Bohemian Rhapsody collected 4 statues at the 91st Annual Academy Awards.

#BohemianRhapsody is based on real events.

rottentomatoes: 60%

metacritic: 49

imdb: 8.1

golden globes: 2 wins

oscars: 4 wins

SAG awards: 1 win


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Race Relations

Universal Pictures original drama Green Book nabbed Best Picture last week at the Oscars.

#GreenBook is based on real events.

rottentomatoes: 79%

metacritic: 69

imdb: 8.3

golden globes: 3 wins

SAG awards: 1 win

oscars: 3 wins


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Celebrity Culture

Netflix original documentary FYRE: The Greatest Party That Never Happened dropped January 18, 2019.

#Fyre ultimately results in a six-year federal prison sentence for Billy McFarland and a lifetime ban on serving as a corporate officer or director.

rottentomatoes: 88%

metacritic: 76

imdb: 7.3


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Basket Ball

Netflix original film High Flying Bird dropped Friday February 8, 2019.

#HighFlyingBird was directed by Oscar winner Steven Soderbergh and shot entirely on an iPhone 8.

rottentomatoes: 92%

metacritic: 78

imdb: 6.3



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Groundhog’s Day

Netflix original comedy Russian Doll dropped Friday February 1, 2019.

#RussianDoll has not yet been renewed for a second season.

rottentomatoes: 98%

metacritic: 89

imdb: 8.2



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True Love

Lifetime original thriller You was picked up by Netflix and released internationally on December 26, 2018.

#You is based on literature of the same name and has been renewed for a second season.

rottentomatoes: 92%

metacritic: 74

imdb: 8.0

***SPOILERS AHEAD***



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