Category:  Movie News

By JPRoscoe, September 2, 2014 0 Movie News, The Latest

  As summer winds down, the action amps up!  The 2nd Annual Action August kicked off with the sci-fi action of Starship Troopers and ended with bonus Labor Day action with Pirates of the Caribbean.  Over the month there were… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, May 2, 2014 0 Movie News, The Latest

  Another April is in the books and Animated April—Part II was just as successful as Part I.  With forty-three movies and a bonus TV show reviewed, BasementRejects’ animated catalog is growing rapidly.  Feel free to check out all the… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, February 9, 2014 0 Movie News, The Latest

  The 34th Academy Awards were held at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium on April 9, 1962.  The awards honored films released in 1961.  At this point the Academy was still giving two awards away (color/black-and-white) for Art Direction, Cinematography,… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, February 4, 2014 0 Movie News, The Latest

  The Fourth Academy Awards were presented on November 10, 1931 for films released in 1930 and 1931.  The awards were the first awards to have multiple wins for a single picture.  Cimerron (often listed as one of the worst… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, February 2, 2014 1 Movie News

  The 2nd Academy Awards were given away at the Ambassador Hotel’s famed Cocoanut Grove in Los Angeles on April 3, 1930 for films released in 1928 and 1929.  The presentation was broadcast on radio and despite existing lists now,… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, February 1, 2014 0 Movie News

  The first Academy Awards were given for movies released in 1927 and 1928.  The awards were presented on May 16, 1929 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.  The first film to win Best Picture (then called Outstanding Picture) was the… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, January 16, 2014 0 Movie News, The Latest

  The 86th Academy Award nominations were announced on January 16, 2014.  The awards are to be presented on March 2, 2014.  On January 29, the nomination of the song “Alone Yet Not Alone” from the small religious film Alone Yet Not… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, October 1, 2013 0 Movie News

  Will Ferrell is the first “featured actor” for BasementRejects.  With the “featured” aspect, I intend to focus on a specific actor, director, or writer…maybe someone I like, or maybe someone I don’t like. For Will Ferrell’s week I reviewed… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, January 11, 2013 0 Movie News

  On January 10, 2013, the 85th Academy Award Nominations were announced.  The Academy Awards will take place on February 24, 2012.  This year, the category of Best Art Direction was changed to Best Production Design. The Academy Award nominees… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, August 28, 2012 0 Movie News

    Horror and sci-fi fans should clear your calendars and gas up your cars.  HorrorHound’s annual horror convention is coming back to Indianapolis Friday, Saturday, and Sunday for an all-star weekend.  BasementRejects can show you what you are missing,… Read More »