The Case for Argo – When Popular Directors Are Left off the Academy’s list
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The Case for Argo – When Popular Directors Are Left off the Academy’s list

Since I spend so much of my time making a case for Lincoln’s much easier…

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Picture of the Day – The Redheads Meet at the SAG awards
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Before the DGA Gurus of Gold – A House Divided Against Itself
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Before the DGA Gurus of Gold – A House Divided Against Itself

In a year when the Directors Branch did what critics long complain that they don’t…

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Posters for This Year’s Oscar Nominees
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Posters for This Year’s Oscar Nominees

Martin Sheen Clarifies his Position on Zero Dark Thirty, Too Late?
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Martin Sheen Clarifies his Position on Zero Dark Thirty, Too Late?

Martin Sheen had been one of the voices protesting Zero Dark Thirty, urging Academy members…

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Oscar bits and bites
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Oscar bits and bites

Leon Panetta, portrayed by James Gandolfini in Zero Dark Thirty, talks about the film and…

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Disney’s Paperman Online
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Disney’s Paperman Online

This is my favorite of the animated shorts, with Adam and Dog being a close…

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Spielberg the Clear Favorite to Win best Director, American People Say
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Spielberg the Clear Favorite to Win best Director, American People Say

I guess Americans are about to get a big shock to see that Spielberg isn’t…

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Al Pacino as Phil Spector
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Al Pacino as Phil Spector

HBO’s Phil Spector premieres in two months. The film revolves around Spector’s sensational trial for…

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Barbra Streisand to perform on Oscar night
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Barbra Streisand to perform on Oscar night

BEVERLY HILLS, CA – Two-time Academy Award® winner Barbra Streisand, who has sung on the…

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Contest Winners!
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Contest Winners!

Winners of the SAG awards predictions, just the film categories: Jian Hui Lee Shin the…

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Jennifer Lawrence and Her Proud Parents
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Oscar Campaigning – Two Ways
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Oscar Campaigning – Two Ways

Steven Spielberg Named Filmmaker of the Year by the Editors Society
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Steven Spielberg Named Filmmaker of the Year by the Editors Society

Last year’s recipient, Alexander Payne for The Descendants, which also won editing. However, Argo is…

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Box Office Check-in
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Box Office Check-in

As we head into the Directors Guild this Saturday and this race comes to a…

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Anne Hathaway Parody Making the Rounds
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Anne Hathaway Parody Making the Rounds

I wasn’t going to post this because I’m not sure why Anne Hathaway is being…

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Uppity Women: How Maya and Kathryn Bigelow Continue to Threaten the Status Quo
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Uppity Women: How Maya and Kathryn Bigelow Continue to Threaten the Status Quo

Petition Started for Ben Affleck to Run as Senator in Kennedy’s Place
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Petition Started for Ben Affleck to Run as Senator in Kennedy’s Place

Tommy Lee Jones and Daniel Day-Lewis Break SAG Record
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Tommy Lee Jones and Daniel Day-Lewis Break SAG Record

Tommy Lee Jones and Daniel Day-Lewis made SAG history over the weekend by become the…

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DGA Preview – Directors Matter
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DGA Preview – Directors Matter

ENTER OUR CONTEST! For 82 out of 86 Oscar years the directors have controlled the…

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