Oscar’s Chance to Make History
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Oscar’s Chance to Make History

Both David Poland and Jeff Wells are going forth and pushing Zoe Saldana for an…

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Online Film Critics – Hurt Locker and Basterds Lead
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Online Film Critics – Hurt Locker and Basterds Lead

Avatar shut out for Best pic (lol) — The Online Film Critics.¬† They are well-intentioned…

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Avatar’s Box Office
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Avatar’s Box Office

Movieline’s Stu Van Airsdale on Avatar’s potential box office: “More than one-third of its $232…

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Karger’s Predix Up
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Karger’s Predix Up

In the past we used to compare Karger’s predictions to the Academy’s – but I…

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BBC’s Tom Brook’s Top Five
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BBC’s Tom Brook’s Top Five

The BBC’s movie reporter, Tom Brook, chooses five of the year’s best (video): 5. District…

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Happy New Year’s and A Decade of Memories
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Happy New Year’s and A Decade of Memories

Awards Daily began life as Oscarwatch.com at the end of the 1999 and its first…

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Ebert’s Best of the Decade
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Ebert’s Best of the Decade

Synecdoche, New York (2008) The Hurt Locker (2009)¬† “Apart from this psychological process, Katherine Bigelow’s…

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Oscar Countdown: Original Screenplay
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Oscar Countdown: Original Screenplay

What makes a good screenplay? Ask a variety of people and you will likely get…

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Critics Take Cover, Erik is BACK!
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Critics Take Cover, Erik is BACK!

Erik Childress has posted his annual Criticwatch’s Whores of the Year – which has funny…

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O’Neil Thinks Inglourious Basterds WILL WIN
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O’Neil Thinks Inglourious Basterds WILL WIN

Tom O’Neil has some fun chiding his fellow Oscar bloggers for giving him hell way…

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Muggle Alert: Up in the Air Covers EW’s Oscar Issue
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Muggle Alert: Up in the Air Covers EW’s Oscar Issue

EW has a long history of putting the Best Picture frontrunner on the cover of…

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Just Shows to Go You
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Just Shows to Go You

The Kennedy Center Honors kicked off awards season proper last night as the tribute was…

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ABC’s 20/20 Devotes Whole Show to the Blind Side
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ABC’s 20/20 Devotes Whole Show to the Blind Side

It’s been a while since the Oscar race was confronted with a conundrum like The…

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Predict the DGA
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Predict the DGA

We have a new contest, just in time for New Year’s Eve. The Producers Guild…

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Sigourney Weaver: Lady Sings the Blu’s
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Sigourney Weaver: Lady Sings the Blu’s

“We’d better get back, ’cause it’ll be dark soon, and they mostly come at night……

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The State of the Race:  Alternate Realities and Lost Boys
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The State of the Race: Alternate Realities and Lost Boys

Reality is something different to everyone. For most of us, it means the drudgery of…

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My Avatar Explainer
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My Avatar Explainer

Oscar’s Fuzzy Math – The Magic Number
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Oscar’s Fuzzy Math – The Magic Number

Nobody Knows Anything
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Nobody Knows Anything

If there is one thing that has continually annoyed me throughout the decade I’ve been…

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AFI Moments Of Significance for 2009
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AFI Moments Of Significance for 2009

Via IndieWire, where the criteria are helpfully outlined: ‚Äúaccomplishments of considerable merit; influences with either…

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