The State of the Race: Out from the Grizzly Maze

“If you are losing a tug of war with a tiger, give him the rope before he gets to your arm. You can always buy a new rope.” – Max Gunther A quick timeline: January 10th – Oscar nominations, Ben Affleck and Kathryn Bigelow left off January 10th – Ben Affleck wins...
Posted On 18 Feb 2013

The Wonders in the Dark 2013 Oscars Preview

Our good friend Sam Juliano visits the Boulevard Diner in New Jersey and discusses the upcoming Oscar race with his son Sammy and Dennis Polifroni.
Posted On 18 Feb 2013

Interview: Jeff White’s Visual Effects for The Avengers

Jeff White joined the legendary LucasFilm visual effects company Industrial Light and Magic roughly ten years ago, and has since worked on some of the biggest blockbusters of the past decade. His work spans all three Transformers movies, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s...

Life of Pi Surprises at the MPSE Awards

Life of Pi wins two big ones, Les Miserables and Skyfall win one a piece. Feature Film Category BEST SOUND EDITING: MUSIC IN A FEATURE FILM LIFE OF PI (20TH CENTURY FOX) Directed by: Ang Lee Produced by: Gil Netter, Ang Lee, David Womark NOMINEES: Music Editor: Erich Stratmann...
Posted On 18 Feb 2013

Final 2 Days to Vote – Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot

UPDATE: Ballot Deadline – Tuesday Night at 11PM PST. Rob has assembled the pages for the final stage of the Awards Daily Simulated Ballot. Vote Now! After you make your selections in each category, please answer a few questions so we’ll be able to chart the...
Posted On 18 Feb 2013