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Graphic created in Canva by Dominique Williams and Gavin S. Hudson. Movie posters courtesy of A24.

The Big Picture – ‘Everything Everywhere All at Once’

Gavin Hudson January 21, 2023
An instant cult classic from 2022, this week's feature on The Big Picture has been taking award shows by storm in a competitive year for film.
Graphic created in Canva by Dominique Williams and Gavin S. Hudson. Movie posters courtesy of Blumhouse Productions.

The Big Picture – ‘M3GAN’

Gavin Hudson January 15, 2023
Somewhere between “The Terminator” and “Child’s Play” describes 2023’s first big horror. Writer Gavin S. Hudson examines “M3GAN” in this week’s The Big Picture.
Graphic created in Canva by Dominique Williams and Gavin S. Hudson. Movie posters courtesy of Focus Features.

The Big Picture – ‘Tár’

Gavin Hudson January 8, 2023
An incredible year for cinema has come to a wrap, but writer Gavin S. Hudson has a few loose ends. Cate Blanchett’s brilliant performance in Todd Field’s “Tár” is one of them.
Graphic created in Canva by Dominique Williams and Gavin S. Hudson. Movie posters courtesy of Paramount Pictures.

The Big Picture – Babylon

Gavin Hudson December 31, 2022
Damien Chazelle’s “Babylon” sheds light on the magic of movies and the illusion of happiness in Hollywood in this week’s The Big Picture from Gavin Hudson.
Graphic created in Canva by Dominique Williams and Gavin S. Hudson. Movie posters courtesy of 20th Century Studios.

The Big Picture – Avatar: The Way of Water

Gavin Hudson December 17, 2022
James Cameron’s highly anticipated Avatar: The Way of Water falls short of expectation in this week’s The Big Picture from writer Gavin Hudson
Movies like “The Polar Express” and TV shows like “Game of Thrones” create a winter wonderland, no matter what viewers interests are. These are a few of the hundreds of movies and TV shows that are perfect for watching during a snowstorm with hot chocolate, matching pajamas and a group of close friends. Graphic created in Canva by Julie Blunt.

Watching in a winter wonderland: movies and shows for winter

Julie Blunt December 14, 2022
Holidays, snow, candy and warm relationships in movies can get viewers in the winter mood.
Graphic created in Canva by Dominique Williams and Gavin S. Hudson. Movie posters courtesy of Universal Pictures.

The Big Picture: Nope

Gavin Hudson December 10, 2022
Did Jordan Peele and Daniel Kaluuya under-deliver? Nope. Writer Gavin Hudson brings sci-fi horror into the spotlight.
Graphic created in Canva by Dominique Williams and Gavin S. Hudson. Movie posters courtesy of A24.

The Big Picture: Pearl and X

Gavin Hudson December 3, 2022
This week’s The Big Picture with Gavin Hudson is a double feature of Ti West and Mia Goth’s “X’ and “Pearl”
Graphic created in Canva by Dominique Williams and Gavin S. Hudson. Movie poster courtesy of Warner Brothers Bros. Pictures.

The Big Picture: ‘Elvis’

Gavin Hudson November 26, 2022
Writer Gavin S. Hudson breaks down the faults of Baz Luhrmann’s “Elvis”
Graphic created in Canva by Dominique Williams and Gavin S. Hudson. Movie poster courtesy of Searchlight Pictures.

The Big Picture: ‘The Banshees of Inisherin’

Gavin Hudson November 19, 2022
Staffer Gavin S. Hudson takes a look at writer/ director Martin McDonagh’s “The Banshees of Inisherin”
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