All posts by "Sasha Stone"

Sasha Stone has been around the Oscar scene since 1999. Almost everything on this website is her fault.

(thanks to Alan of Montreal) BEST MOTION PICTURE / MEILLEUR FILM 10 1/2 – Pierre Gendron LES AMOURS IMAGINAIRES / HEARTBEATS – Xavier Dolan, Carole Mondello, Daniel Morin BARNEY’S VERSION ...

Big thanks to Cedric! What do you get when you mix Carla Bruni, Woody Allen and the Cannes Film Fest?  Complete and utter madness.  The news has just broken that ...

Big thanks to Cedric! What do you get when you mix Carla Bruni, Woody Allen and the Cannes Film Fest?  Complete and utter madness.  The news has just broken that ...

Inception tops the Visual Effects Society Awards with 4 wins. How to Train Your Dragon wins 3.  (Thanks to The Wrap for the list) MOTION PICTURES Outstanding Visual Effects in ...

The New York Times is reporting that the big and powerful oil and gas companies have contacted Academy members urging them not to vote for the film: “The filmmaker alternates ...

All our favorite top-dog movie bloggers met Sunday, January 30, at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival to discuss the future of entertainment journalism at the Santa Barbara Museum of ...

First, huzzahs to the winners. I think for the first time ever I myself got a perfect score of the SAG, DGA and tie-breakers, that would be a score of ...

SBIFF honored Geoffrey Rush with the Montecito Award, presented by Colin Firth. In addition the SBIFF also honored the ensemble cast of “The King’s Speech” with Rush, Colin Firth, Helena ...

The Oscars are going Social Network-y.  No, not in the way that you think.  But they are moving forward with technology.  This was, ironically enough, announced ON Facebook.  I got ...

[note]This is an article written by Christopher Correa – we invite anyone who would like to take the time to write an essay defending the King’s Speech as the Best ...

Photographed for Vanity Fair by Norman Jean Roy. Click to view full-length trifold spread enlarged. “We wanted to evoke the glamour of 1930s Shanghai, an era of smoky, alluring elegance,” ...

The King’s Speech is making a boatload of cash at the box office. According to Pete Hammond, the film is so gangbusters in the UK it is as big as ...
kingspeech3

The discussion about the great films that entered the Oscar race this year will continue. But we have to stop and pause and acknowledge that yes, something I personally thought ...

Reader Marshall Flores has done the research and delivers the stats.¬† Director wins. That doesn’t mean the same will play out this year, of course.¬† It just means that when ...
BIFA kings speech

It’s been a while since we could say there was an “Oscar movie,” but that old trope roared to life today, as did the Oscar Whisperer, Harvey Weinstein’s dominance with ...
contest

We’re not doing a full fledged Oscar nomination prediction contest but we are doing just the ten Best Picture nominees. We figure there is a pretty good chance you can ...

It’s a bit of a tradition around here to post the annual Inoca nominations — Inoca is a group founded by Awards Daily’s forum. Nominees are announced today. 82 ballots ...

The Social Network will get its first real challenge with the preferential ballot at Saturday night’s PGA awards. Up until now, it has not lost a single major award it ...

The story broke yesterday that Beyonce will team up with Clint Eastwood for another remake of A Star is Born. We were slow with the uptake and much of the ...

It was exciting to hear the news yesterday, that Christopher Nolan, for his next film in his Batman series, was casting Tom Hardy. But it was also news that Anne ...

Sign In

Register

Reset Your Password