Archive for April 13, 2020

Mike’s Favorite Female Supporting Performances of the Decade (30-21)

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: #141 – “Runnin’,” from Hidden Figures


140. “Runnin’,” from Hidden Figures

I don’t necessarily love the lyrics and all that, but it’s a catchy beat and it does factor into the film, as it becomes a recurring theme each time Taraji P. Henson has to run across the NASA campus to use the bathroom. And I do like the chorus. It’s a fun song that fits well within the film.


Pic of the Day: “You’re the man now, dawg.” (20th Anniversary)