Tag Archives: Hugh Jackman

My Christmas Present To Me

Anyone who knows me, knows I felt Hugh Jackman should have won the Oscar for Les Miserables.  The man’s range as an actor, singer, and dancer never ceases to stun me.  He is way overdue for a certain gold man. … Continue reading

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Why Hugh Jackman Should Win The Oscar

This morning Hugh Jackman received his first and totally deserved nomination for Best Actor.  For Les Miserables, Mr. Jackman moved through a thirty year age difference with four distinct faces while singing and acting each age to perfection – a … Continue reading

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Film Full Circle

W. H. Auden Daniel Day-Lewis as Abraham Lincoln Hugh Jackman as Jean Val Jean Jessica Chastain in Zero Dark Thirty Cecil Day Lewis Every once in a while I have a severe “Geeks R Me” attack and films this year … Continue reading

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Les Mis Homework

For those still “doing homework” to prepare for the movie, here’s a pretty succinct recap of the musical plus you can download a narrated copy of the BBC’s radio broadcast with all the music as well as the story for … Continue reading

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Thirty Days More

Les Miserables the musical has finally been filmed and will open on Christmas Day.  The early premieres for critics and craft members have started with early over the moon reactions.  My long wait to finally see this beautiful show on … Continue reading

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