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From the Balcony 2016: Luke Staley makes annual Oscar predictions

From the Balcony 2016: Luke Staley makes annual Oscar predictions

by Luke Staley, Guest Reporter

February 27, 2016


Filed under From the Balcony, Showcase

Live on ABC on Sunday, February 28, the 88th Academy Awards will be broadcast to the world from the Dolby Theater in California. Hosted by actor and comedian Chris Rock, the Academy Awards, better known as the Oscars, honor the best in films released in the calendar year of 2015. I have compiled my own...

Oscars and more: Staley selects the best movies of the season

Oscars and more: Staley selects the best movies of the season

by Luke Staley, Lancer Media Film Critic

February 26, 2015


Filed under From the Balcony, Showcase

For some viewers, the Oscars are a chance to pick out a list of the best movies they should watch. Although this is definitely a way to catch some films you may have missed, not every good film gets nominated.  Here are my top ten films of the year in order, the only criteria of judgement being my assessment...

From the Balcony Vol 4: Luke reviews three novel-to-film adaptations

by Luke Staley, Movie Reviewer

May 5, 2014


Filed under From the Balcony, Showcase

In this episode, Luke Staley describes three of his favorites, No Country for Old Men, Shawshank Redemption, and Forrest Gump. http://youtu.be/8tj-2j-k7IA  

“From the Balcony” Episode 3: Staley highlights 5 movies you need to see

“From the Balcony” Episode 3: Staley highlights 5 movies you need to see

by Luke Staley

March 20, 2014


Filed under From the Balcony, Showcase

In this third episode, Luke talks about five movies that you need to see. http://youtu.be/kqCV4YZFXiI [wp_ad_camp_1]   Read our ad policy 

“From the Balcony” Episode 2: Luke wins a pie

“From the Balcony” Episode 2: Luke wins a pie

by Luke Staley

March 18, 2014


Filed under From the Balcony, Showcase

Luke Staley comments on the winners of the Oscars, including Jarad Leto and Frozen. http://youtu.be/5f_8TbzvnOs    

From the Balcony: Episode 1

by Luke Staley, Film Critic

February 28, 2014


Filed under From the Balcony, Video

2/28/2014: Luke talks about his picks for the Oscars on March 2, 2014. http://youtu.be/QKItN_3SEJU Download a low- resolution version of the video. 

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