The 2012 FMR MAJOR Awards: The Best Picture Winner

Best Picture Winner

Here we go folks, we’ve reached the end of the line. The last MAJOR Award of 2012 is the biggest. The best movie of the year.

The Nominees are: “Argo”, “The Avengers”, “Beasts of the Southern Wild”, “Django Unchained”, “The Impossible”, “Life of Pi”, “Lincoln”, “Looper”, “Skyfall”, and “Zero Dark Thirty”.

Best Picture Nominees

Click through to see which of these fantastic films won the title of Best Picture of the year!

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The 2012 MAJOR Awards: The Best Picture Nominees

Best Picture Nominees

Alright, people. Here we go. The crème de la crème. The year’s best movies. The top ten movies of 2012.

2012 was an incredible year for movies, with an abundance of huge blockbusters that delivered on their promises, and your typical mix of Oscar worthy material in the mix as well. This list could have turned in to a top 20 with ease.

But I made the tough calls, and whittled it down to just ten.

Click through to see what made the final cut – the best movies of 2012!

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New Episode of The (title pending) Movie Podcast with Tank and Fogs!! – The One Year Anniversary Episode!!

That’s right everyone, it’s the (title pending) Movie Podcast’s first birthday! In honor of the anniversary of our first show, Tank and I take a look back at the year that was, share some stories and some highlight clips, and then break out the bloopers, and a special song for each of us. It’s a fun, fun episode. I hope you’ll join in and check it out! For those of you who want to jump right to the festivities, they begin at the 48:00 mark :D

That doesn’t stop us from covering all the latest going ons at the megaplex this weekend though, we still have the “Box Office Roundup”, “On the Radar” and our reviews of “Argo”, “Seven Psychopaths”, “Sinister” and “Here Comes the Boom”!

It really is a “Very Special Episode” of the (title pending) Movie Podcast! I hope that everyone will enjoy listening as much as we enjoyed putting it together!

You can download it directly, here, or find us on iTunes or Stitcher by searching for (title pending) or Tank and Fogs!

If you’re wondering what to “get us”, you can make this the week you leave us that long procrastinated iTunes review, or stop by our Facebook page and give us a like! :D

Argo

The promotional materials have done a great job of spelling out the framework of Ben Affleck’s “Argo”.

It’s a historical thriller, set during the Iran Hostage Crisis. Six individuals managed to escape the US Embassy as it was being stormed by Iranians (during the hostage crisis of 1979), and now need help to get out of the country.

What the marketing can’t convey though, is the pervasive atmosphere of tension that director Ben Affleck manages to create. “Argo” is an intense and occasionally humorous docudrama that adds to Affleck’s burgeoning streak of excellent projects.

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The 2012 Fall Movie Preview – Part II

Ok folks, here we go. Part II of the 2012 Fall Movie Preview. Today we’ll break down all the major releases on tap for the month of October, and the first week of November!

As you might imagine, it’s a diverse bunch. There are some ahead that look intriguing, and some that might as well be announcing that they’re garbage already, LOL. Let’s have a look and see if we can’t sort out what’s what!!

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