Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Name 12 Years a Slave, McConaughey, Blanchett

GALECA/DORIAN AWARDS 2013 — WINNERS (in bold) Film of the Year American Hustle (Sony) Blue is the Warmest Color (Sundance Selects) Dallas Buyers Club (Focus) Gravity (WB) Her (WB) Laurence Anyways (Breaking Glass) 12 Years a Slave (Fox Searchlight) Film Performance of the Year...
Posted On 21 Jan 2014

Martin Scorsese’s New York

A video montage by House of Nod:
Posted On 21 Jan 2014

Oscar Bits and Bites

The Academy just released this photo of their having sent out to Meryl Streep recognition for her nomination. American Hustle burns up the box office with $115 million, 12 Years a Slave re-released and has now made $40 million. Wolf of Wall Street has made $89 million. None of...
Posted On 21 Jan 2014

SAG, Producers Guild Contest Winners

For the SAG contest we had quite a few winners who correctly predicted all of the film categories: Jim McCarthy Angela Hutton Eric Nehs Bernardo Sarmiento Barna emeth Eric Roeller Henrik Malinen peter g alex rodman Taylor Sardoni Ryan Burkett Andrés Rodríguez Greg Kristopik...
Posted On 21 Jan 2014

Did the Oscars Ruin the Oscars?

Mark Harris makes a pretty good case for why the Academy’s decision to expand the Best Picture race from five to ten, then from five to an indiscriminate number (so far, nine for three years in a row, probably always will be nine) has squeezed out diversity in the various...
Posted On 21 Jan 2014

Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross to Score Fincher’s Gone Girl

If you’ve never listened to Trent Reznor and Atticus’ Ross unbelievable score to The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo you are missing, what I’ve always thought was, the definitive score of a film.  It’s certainly up there with the Last Temptation of Christ...
Posted On 21 Jan 2014

Oscar Flashback: 1939, Gone with the Wind

There are just a few years that will always be remembered in Oscar history, either because one film so thoroughly dominated those awards, or because another film didn’t.   Gone with the Wind was the kind of film that Oscar seemed to be made for.  That film swept the Oscars...
Posted On 21 Jan 2014