Follow us:

Popcorn & Prejudice: A Movie Blog

Seattle Times writer Moira Macdonald muses on moviegoing. Email Moira: mmacdonald@seattletimes.com.

Author archives

You are currently viewing all posts written by Moira Macdonald.

January 23, 2015 at 9:39 AM

Live movie chat, today at noon

Seen any good movies lately? Want to talk about how the Oscar race is shaping up? Care to join me in a highly sarcastic “Fifty Shades of Grey” countdown? Join me at noon; I’ll talk about how I’ve finally seen Julianne Moore in “Still Alice”; some 2015 movies I’m quite excited for; what’s coming up…

More

Comments

January 21, 2015 at 10:11 AM

Oscar-nominated movies back in theaters

For those who, like me, feel that a movie isn’t a movie until you’ve seen it on the big screen (there are a few of us out there, aren’t there?), a few of the Oscar nominees from earlier in the year have returned to theaters. Behold: “Boyhood“: Regal Meridian, Admiral, Parkway Plaza, Alderwood Mall “The Grand Budapest…

More

Comments

January 15, 2015 at 7:32 AM

Live chat rewind: All about the Oscar nominations

Update, 1:15pm: The chat is concluded; read the rewind below. Lots more Oscar talk in the coming weeks, but in the meanwhile, I’m off for the holiday weekend. See you Tuesday!   Did your favorite film not get nominated? Are you irritated that “Selma” (and “Unbroken,” and “Gone Girl,” and any number of other movies) got snubbed?…

More

Comments

January 15, 2015 at 7:03 AM

When, and where, to watch the Oscar nominees

Are you one of those Oscar completists who wants to check out every movie on the ballot before Oscar night? Here’s how: Best picture: “Boyhood” and “The Grand Budapest Hotel” are available on DVD/VOD/streaming, presumably everywhere. “American Sniper,” “Birdman,” “The Imitation Game,” “Selma” and “The Theory of Everything” are currently playing on multiple screens; “Whiplash”…

More

Comments

Next Page »