St. Louis Goes for Up in the Air

2009 AWARDS – ST. LOUIS FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION Best Film: “Up in the Air” Runner-Up: “The Hurt Locker” Best Actor: George Clooney, “Up in the Air” Runner-Up: Patton Oswalt in “Big Fan” Best Actress: Carey Mulligan in...
Posted On 21 Dec 2009

Avatar’s Box Office Challenged

Okay so there appears to be some debate as to whether Avatar beat I Am Legend for highest December opening. Some say no. I say it reminds me of men measuring the length of their disco sticks.
Posted On 21 Dec 2009

An Education Leads London Film Critics Noms

Quentin Tarantino to receive London’s highest honor: The London Film Critics‚Äô Circle will award Quentin Tarantino its highest honour, the Dilys Powell Award for Excellence in Cinema, at the 30th Critics‚Äô Circle Film Awards on 18 February 2010 at the Landmark Hotel in...
Posted On 21 Dec 2009

Hurt Locker Wins Chicago Film Critics Awards

Thanks again to Erik: THE WINNERS BEST PICTURE: The Hurt Locker BEST DIRECTOR: Kathryn Bigelow–The Hurt Locker BEST ACTOR: Jeremy Renner–The Hurt Locker BEST ACTRESS: Carey Mulligan–An Education BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR: Christoph Waltz–Inglourious Basterds...
Posted On 21 Dec 2009

Up in the Air Takes Florida

Complete list of winners: Picture: Up In The Air Actor: George Clooney, Up In The Air Actress: Gabourey Sidibe, Precious Supp. Actor: Christoph Waltz, Inglourious Basterds Supp. Actress: Mo’Nique, Precious Director: Jason Reitman, Up In The Air Screenplay: Scott Neustadter and...
Posted On 21 Dec 2009

BFCA, Rotten Tomatoes, Metacritic & IMDb scores, at a glance

AD reader Ziyad Abul Hawa has been keeping an excellent record of critics scores and other indicators for the leading Best Picture contenders and updating the numbers weekly to track the trends. It’s a good way to get a sense of a film’s relative strengths measured...
Posted On 21 Dec 2009

14th Annual Satellite Award winners

Motion Picture, Drama The Hurt Locker Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical Nine Director Kathryn Bigelow — The Hurt Locker Actress In A Motion Picture, Drama Shohreh Aghdashloo — The Stoning of Soraya M. Actor In A Motion Picture, Drama Jeremy Renner — The Hurt...
Posted On 21 Dec 2009