|The Academy Awards: The Worst Year for Movies Ever|| |
Poliwood looks at the arrogance of Kevin Spacey in particular and Hollywood in general. Is Hollywood trapped in an echo chamber? Should more directors and actors listen more; should they be more like Clint Eastwood?
|Dec 4, 2010||8min|
|PJTV REPORT: Rats Are Jumping From One Ship While WikiLeaks May Sink Another|| |
Who's minding the Wikileaks? Plus Scott Ott on turncoat GOP senators, Glenn Reynolds on Internet privacy, and a homage to (conservative) actor Robert Duvall...
|Nov 30, 2010||9min|
|Robert Duvall: Why Hollywood's Best Actor Isn't Very "Hollywood"|| |
With an all-star cast, the film "Get Low" is aiming for an Oscar. The leading role is played by Robert Duvall, who is arguably the best actor in Hollywood today.
|Nov 26, 2010||8min|
|Black Swan: Will Darren Aronofsky's Latest Film Dance Away with an Oscar?|| |
Poliwood reviews Darren Aronofsky's "Black Swan", starring Natalie Portman and Mila Kunis. Does director Darren Aronofsky capture the world of ballet as well as "The Wrestler" captured the grit and sweat of professional wrestling?
|Nov 19, 2010||8min|
|Tin Ears in Tinseltown: Will Hollywood Miss the Impact of the Election?|| |
Does Hollywood still get it? Does the entertainment industry care more about promoting the liberal agenda or about the bottom line?
|Nov 13, 2010||9min|
|Voices in American Film: Ozark Mountain Men v. Manhattan's Upper Weird Side|| |
It's Oscar season, and Poliwood asks whether there is still room for the the multitude of American voices in the film industry. Lionel and Roger review Winter's Bone, which depicts life in the American Ozarks, and Please Give, which exposes the privileged life on Manhattan's Upper West Side.
|Nov 5, 2010||10min|
|PJTV REPORT: From Shakedown to a Shake Out, Who Is Taking Your Money and Who Is Losing His Job|| |
Take a wild ride through PJTV land, with Barney Frank's close election, fraud in Nevada, Tax-Sucking Unions & Audrey Hepburn.
|Oct 28, 2010||10min|
|A Nightmare in Poliwood: The Best Scary Movies of All Time|| |
Can a movie be scary if it does not star Senator Barbara Boxer? Roger Simon & Lionel Chetwynd list their favorite scary movies.
|Oct 27, 2010||7min|
|Cultural Suicide Watch: Will Hollywood Embrace Islam?|| |
Is the entertainment industry on the verge of embracing muslim culture?
|Oct 21, 2010||12min|
|"Gerrymandering," A Documentary That Needs to Have Its Maps Redrawn|| |
Lionel Chetwynd and Roger Simon analyze the documentary Gerrymandering, which looks into the horrors of congressional redistricting.
|Oct 15, 2010||10min|