Ace Eddie Preview

Tomorrow, the Editors Guild announce their nominees.  The Eddie is so intertwined with Best Picture that it’s nearly impossible to win without having an Eddie nod.  The editors nomination at the Oscars is also crucial to the Best Picture win, almost even more than director...
Posted On 09 Jan 2014

NAACP Image Awards Nominations

(thanks, Sally in Chicago!) Outstanding Film 12 Years A Slave Lee Daniels’ The Butler Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom Fruitvale Station The Best Man Holiday Actor Chiwetel Ejiofor, “12 Years A Slave” Idris Elba, “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” Forest...
Posted On 09 Jan 2014

Jessica Chastain as Merida

Photo by Annie Leibovitz.
Posted On 09 Jan 2014

Dear Awards Season: You So Got Meryl Streep Wrong

The post-game chatter about Meryl Streep’s intro for Emma Thompson at the National Board of Review completely missed the point of what Streep was saying. Moreover, the beauty in Streep’s speech was shunted to the side as the churning and hysteria found its way from...
Posted On 09 Jan 2014

USC Scripter Award Nominees

Carroll Cartwright and Nancy Doyne – screenwriters, and Henry James – author of the novel of the same name (What Maisie Knew) Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope – screenwriters, and Martin Sixsmith – author of The Lost Child of Philomena Lee (Philomena) Scott...
Posted On 09 Jan 2014
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