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Tom Tangney

  • 'Hail, Caesar!' qualifies as a 'pastiche picture'
    Tom Tangney | February 05, 2016 10:17 am
    The Oscar-winning Coen brothers' new film, "Hail, Caesar!" is a cheeky, lightweight romp through old-time Hollywood.
  • '45 Years' presents compelling view of human relationships
    Tom Tangney | January 28, 2016 12:17 pm
    Veteran actress Charlotte Rampling is a first-time Oscar nominee for Best Actress, thanks to her role as a long-married woman in the new film, "45 Years."
  • The Oscars don't have a problem, Hollywood does
    Richard D. Oxley | January 22, 2016 6:10 pm
    Film critic Tom Tangney argues that the Oscars aren't discriminating against black actors and actresses, but there is a problem in Hollywood.
  • Charlie Kaufman strikes again with 'Anomalisa'
    Tom Tangney | January 15, 2016 7:12 am
    The creative force behind "Being John Malkovich," "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind," and "Synecdoche, New York," is back with another brilliant, ambitious, quirky, disturbing, affecting, and yes, profound film.
  • 'Revenant' leads Oscar nominations
    January 14, 2016 9:05 am
    The brutal 1820s frontier saga "The Revenant" landed a leading 12 nominations for the 88th annual Academy Awards, while the acting categories were again filled entirely by white performers.
  • The Benghazi controversy gets Hollywood treatment
    Tom Tangney | January 11, 2016 7:04 pm
    The controversial Benghazi attack is depicted in the new Michael Bay movie, "13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi," opening later this week.
  • Despite all the artistic firepower, ‘The Revenant' peters out
    Tom Tangney | January 08, 2016 7:16 am
    Is "The Revenant" worth all the effort the cast and crew obviously poured into this particular venture?
  • Top movies of 2015
    Tom Tangney | January 04, 2016 8:53 am
    Before we charge forward into 2016, let's talk about some unfinished business from last year.
  • 5 movies to see this Christmas week
    Tom Tangney | December 24, 2015 8:04 am
    Tom Tangney reviews five "pretty good" movies this Christmas week.
  • Star Wars: The next generation
    Tom Tangney | December 16, 2015 7:56 am
    "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is all relatively light and fluffy entertainment, at least until late in the film when it finally taps into the dramatic heart of the Star Wars epic

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About Tom Tangney

  • About Tom TangneyBy day, you can hear Tom on KIRO Radio 97.3 FM, and by night, he sits in the dark, making snide comments about what he sees on the silver screen.