Archive for April 10, 2020

Mike’s Favorite Female Supporting Performances of the Decade (60-51)

I make ‘favorite performance’ lists every year, and I get that these lists, more than the rest, are the most subjective one can make. Because it’s really about what you see in each performance and what you respond to; There’s no objective way to truly rate a performance as better than another. With whole films, it feels easier to make that distinction. So with these lists, I’m just gonna focus on some performances from the decade that I really, really enjoyed, and the goal here is just to shout them out and maybe get some people to watch the films if they hadn’t or reevaluate each of the performances the next time they watch the films.

These are my favorite female supporting performances of the decade: (more…)

Mike’s Favorite Original Songs of the Decade: #144 – “Into the Open Air,” from Brave


146. “Into the Open Air,” from Brave

Brave’s got a couple of good songs. This is the one that flew most under the radar for me. I really had only paid attention to the other two for a while and then discovered this one by chance while going through songs for this list. But this is quite a wonderful song. Julie Fowlis sings the hell out of this.


Pic of the Day: “Why did you come?” “I came here to kill you.” “And I thought you came here to die.” “Well, it’s all a matter of perspective.” (5th Anniversary)