For a while now, as I just wrote about in the directors piece, the moody effects film has mostly been ignored by the Academy. There was District 9, which... (Read More)
The year was 2008. I will forever remember it as the year the Oscar race finally broke the NY Times’ David Carr, who watched the whole season buckle under... (Read More)
Anne Thompson points us to this new trailer from Studio Ghibli. Says Anne: “When Marnie Was There” is is adapted from the book by Joan Robinson, and tells the... (Read More)
Do you love Bill Murray or do you LOVE Bill Murray?
The cast and the director of Boyhood, Richard Linklater, talk the process of coming together every year for 12 years to film a movie.
Watch this great interview with Paul Mazursky by David Poland over at Movie City news. Mazursky was nominated for writing Enemies: A Love Story, Harry and Tonto, Bob, Ted,... (Read More)
Last year’s Gravity, and Life of Pi the year before, have flipped-flopped the traditional way Best Picture and Best Director have split. When I stood with Steve Pond in... (Read More)
The Dog, directed by Allison Berg and Frank Keraudren, is ten years in the making. You can find it in theaters on August 8th and on VOD August 15.... (Read More)
The first teaser poster for Foxcatcher is all Channing Tatum and though he’s one of the best reasons to see the film, and probably the movie’s only eye candy,... (Read More)
Reporting on the events she saw on her flight, Jamele Hill witnessed Amy Adams giving up her first class seat to an American soldier, something the flight crew has... (Read More)