DVD Giveaway – The Hurt Locker, Anthony Mackie Edition

CONTEST WINNERS! These were randomly chosen. I know, I never win when I enter giveaways either. The winners are Rojper and Ethan G Thank you so much for entering. Please write me if you are either of those two to claim your prize.
Posted On 08 Jan 2010

Art Directors Nominees

Posted to Hollywood Reporter FEATURE FILM NOMINEES Period film “A Serious Man,” production, designer, Jess Gonchor “Inglourious Basterds,” David Wasco “Julie & Julia,” Mark Ricker “Public Enemies,” Nathan Crowley “Sherlock...
Posted On 08 Jan 2010

WGA Preview

The Writers Guild will announce their nominees tomorrow. Kris Tapley has written a good rundown of how he thinks they will go. The WGA have shut out many of the year’s most acclaimed screenplays. But that doesn’t mean that those scripts won’t then be represented...
Posted On 08 Jan 2010

Updated Gurus Chart

As you can see, I have slipped The Hurt Locker into my number one spot to win Best Picture, along with Director and Screenplay. It is far too early to predict anything in this race. But what I do know is that all of the best picture for Avatar chatter hurt that film, in my...
Posted On 08 Jan 2010

Sandra Bullock Makes History

No other female star has taken a film past the $200 million mark until this year. Sandra Bullock’s performance in The Blind Side has helped her become the only actress with that distinction, including Julia Roberts, whose Pretty Woman peaked at 178.4. Of course, there are...
Posted On 08 Jan 2010

Art Directors Guild Nominees TBA

This video is hosted, along with a few others, on the ADG site “If the Art Directors Go For it I’ll Change My Mind” This is what one of the best Oscar predictors told me the other day with regard to Avatar’s art direction. The Art Directors Guild will...
Posted On 08 Jan 2010

Central Ohio Film Critics Go Up in the Air

They named Up in the Air their best film, and Inglourious Basterds took four of their awards – seriously, they have good taste out in Ohio – In the Loop at number 7? That’s fantastic. The Hurt Locker is placed a bit low, I figure: Complete list of awards: Best...
Posted On 08 Jan 2010

Which Original Screenplay Deserves to Win?

Please click the screenplay you personally like best, not the one you think will win. [poll id="17"]
Posted On 08 Jan 2010