BAFTA Nominations! Gravity, 12 Years a Slave, American Hustle lead tally totals

2013 NOMINATIONS (presented in 2014) BEST FILM 12 YEARS A SLAVE Anthony Katagas, Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Steve McQueen AMERICAN HUSTLE Charles Roven, Richard Suckle, Megan Ellison, Jonathan Gordon CAPTAIN PHILLIPS Scott Rudin, Dana Brunetti, Michael De Luca...
Posted On 07 Jan 2014

12 Years a Slave wins Best Film at Vancouver Film Critics Circle Awards

 BEST FILM 12 Years a Slave BEST DIRECTOR Alfonso Cuarón, Gravity BEST ACTOR Oscar Isaac, Inside Llewyn Davis BEST ACTRESS Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine
Posted On 07 Jan 2014

Margo Martindale and August: Osage County

For the past twenty-five years, Margo Martindale has been an acclaimed character actress on stage and screens big and small. Highlights of her big-screen work include her work as Maggie Fitzgerald’s tactless mother Earline in the Best Picture-winner Million Dollar Baby, and her...

Aftershocks from Armond White’s NYFCC meltdown continue

Astonishingly, it  looks as if the NYFCC might be impotent when it comes time to scold their star weasel, Armond White. The group could try to claim that there’s no way to deal with the exhibitionist prick stinking up their reputation. As long as White stops short of...
Posted On 07 Jan 2014

DGA Nominees!

Alfonso Cuaron, Gravity Steve McQueen, 12 Years a Slave Paul Greengrass, Captain Phillips David O. Russell, American Hustle Martin Scorsese, The Wolf of Wall Street
Posted On 07 Jan 2014

Harry Belafonte Pays Tribute to McQueen, Stuns the Room

The one thing anyone could talk about at last night’s New York film critics was Harry Belafonte’s speech to Steve McQueen. It deserves to be separate from the mischegoss of Armond White’s baby tantrum but that was the other thing people were talking about and...
Posted On 07 Jan 2014

Armond White Brings Shame to the New York Film Critics

Armond White, who has gotten too much press already for his infantile outburst at the New York Film Critics Awards, must be loving the attention.  But he brought shame on the entire organization when he “heckled” (a nice word for what he did) Steve McQueen’s...
Posted On 07 Jan 2014