12 Years a Slave

’12 Years a Slave’ Wins Best Picture at the 2014 Oscars
In the least surprising move from the 2014 Oscars, Steve McQueen‘s hard-to-watch, but critically acclaimed ‘12 Years a Slave‘ took home Best Picture. The honor was certainly expected as the film scored Best Picture honors at the Golden Globes, the BAFTA awards and the AFI Awards…
’12 Years a Slave’ Review
It would be a lot easier if you could say, “it’s just a movie.” The sickening thing, the thing that may make it difficult to convince you to buy a ticket, is the opening card that reads, “based on a true story.” But facing the cruelty of America’s original s…