Wolf of Wall Street Ratchets Up Oscar Campaigning to Catch Last Minute Swing

Get used to hearing this phrase – as Oscar ballots go out. ┬áMany of the contenders have already done their campaign sweeps but Wolf of Wall Street is pulling out the stops, with Leonardo and Marty making appearances all over town. ┬áThe latest, a retrospective of their works...
Posted On 11 Feb 2014

The State of the Race: All Eyes on the BAFTA

In a way, Oscars 2013 could be summed up by “Kicking the Best Picture can down the road.” We keep looking to a new voting body to decide what the best picture of 2013 will be. Here’s a quick rundown so far of the majors. Toronto–Audience award goes to 12...
Posted On 11 Feb 2014

On Woody Allen: Brilliant Artist, Dysfunctional Man

When I was in my early twenties I used to go to the movies to watch Hannah and Her Sisters. I saw it maybe seven times, ritualizing it with a carton of white rice and plum sauce. I was fully immersed in the world of the film, seeing myself in each of the characters. How could I...
Posted On 11 Feb 2014