Tag: academy awards

And the Winner of the Best Coming Home Scene in Movie History Is…

A journey back to earth from the dark edges of space is overwhelmingly viewed as the greatest coming home scene in movie history according to our readers. Apollo 13 launched a commanding lead early and held on to the top spot in our Oscar season poll.

February 26 / 2014

Vote for the Greatest Coming Home Scenes in Movie History

The Academy Awards season is upon as hit films from 2013 and many you’ve never heard of are nominated for various awards. We’re excited about this time of year because we are debuting our second TV ad of 2014 on the Oscars. So movies are top of mind for us of late.

7 Home and Office Technology Trends from the Movie ‘Her’

Take a look at 7 interesting home and office technology trends from the Academy Award nominated film, ‘Her’

How to Create the Ultimate Despicable Me Minion Themed Kids Room

If your kids are looking to add a little minion fun to their bedroom decor, then take a look at these ideas that will give them the fun look they are seeking without going completely overboard, like the photo above.

February 17 / 2014

Throw an Award Winning Oscar Party at Your Home

Speaking personally, the deep freeze of the winter months sends me into hibernation mode and I tend to see less of the people I care about most. If you’re like me and are looking for a fun way to reconnect with friends and family, and happen to be a fan of movies and the celeb filled Academy Awards, then throwing your own Oscar viewing party at home might be just what the doctor ordered! Here are some sure fire tips to help you pull off an Oscar party worthy of any A (or B) Lister.

Seth MacFarlane’s Big News

Seth MacFarlane breaks the big news that he’s this year’s Oscar host to his dad.

February 15 / 2013

Is Les Misérables the Most Home-Centric Musical of All Time?

Many forget that Les Misérables was originally a book written by Victor Hugo in 1862 and is widely considered one of the greatest novels of all time. However, the popularity of the long running Broadway show and the recent popularity of the Golden Globe nominated and probably Oscar nominated film has brought this French Revolution based story to its height of popularity. While the tale is centered mainly around Jean Valjean’s quest for redemption, I would argue that there is an underlying message on the importance of home especially in the recent cinematic adaptation directed by Tom Hooper.