Predictions on MCN

Check out the Gurus of Gold on Movie City News with current predictions of the top two in every category. A general consensus has emerged with a few disagreements as to who might take the second slot in each category. Mickey Rourke vs. Sean Penn is not really an argument but a...
Posted On 03 Feb 2009

Nightline’s Countdown to Oscar Starts Tonight

When it comes to hyping the Oscars, ABC has two rabbits in its hat. Nightline and Oprah. Nightline lends respectability and Oprah brings the numbers. JustJared reports that ABC’s Nightline will start their countdown to Oscar and of course, it looks like they’re...

Vanity Fair Director and Actor

I was looking for these lovely photos to appear online and of course they show up on Oh No They Didn’t but they are also on Vanity Fair’s site. I love them all.

Up in the Air and Locked, Cat by Cat

Okay, so let’s do this thing. I am supposed to be filling out my Gurus chart and my Buzzmeter chart, of course I haven’t done either. It’s hard out there for a pimp, what can I say. I’m working on it, fellas. Here we go. Best Picture – mostly locked....

Backstage at the Luncheon

Photo snagged from BBC’s collection I like the NY Times/Carpetbagger Michael Cieply’s take on the backstage goings-on at the luncheon. He takes a one-cool-removed tone to the whole affair. It makes me think it would make a great much longer piece. In fact, his and...

Everything Old is New Again

HE points us to this interesting, well-written piece on Oscars 2008. It’s a must-read: Pity the film scholar who tries to discern something about our times from surveying this list of best picture nominees 10, or 30, or 50 years from now. The substance of popular movies is...