Women Flat on Their Backs but Sparkling Once Again for Oscar Week – Women and Hollywood’s Great Video Tribute
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Let Them Eat Cake – Another Academy Voter Opens Mouth, Embarrasses Self
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Let Them Eat Cake – Another Academy Voter Opens Mouth, Embarrasses Self

Scott Feinberg talks to an Academy voter who reveals her true opinions. As someone on…

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How Agenda-Driven Bloggers Punish the Wrong People – Boyhood Under Fire
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How Agenda-Driven Bloggers Punish the Wrong People – Boyhood Under Fire

We live in era where every journalist and every news site is click-bait hungry. They’re…

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The State of the Race:  Pencils Down, Last Day to Vote
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The State of the Race: Pencils Down, Last Day to Vote

Featurette on the Writing of Theory of Everything
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Featurette on the Writing of Theory of Everything

Will Boyhood and Birdman Split the Academy Vote?
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Will Boyhood and Birdman Split the Academy Vote?

Gold Derby is paying out a cool $1,000 for the winner of this year’s Oscar…

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I’m Going to the Oscars for the First Time in 16 Years
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I’m Going to the Oscars for the First Time in 16 Years

On Saturday I will attend the Spirit Awards. The next day I’m going to the…

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The Real Reasons the Industry Won’t Vote for Boyhood
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The Real Reasons the Industry Won’t Vote for Boyhood

It’s an interesting thing, awards season. It is never to be taken all that seriously,…

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Lubezki wins ASC Cinematography Award, second year in a row
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Lubezki wins ASC Cinematography Award, second year in a row

Predictably, the cinematographers at the ASC gave their top prize to Emmanuel Lubezki after winning…

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The Industry’s Full Embrace of Birdman only a Matter of Time
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The Industry’s Full Embrace of Birdman only a Matter of Time

Writers Guild Preview, Predictions and Poll
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Writers Guild Preview, Predictions and Poll

The Writers Guild will be held tonight. We will be updating the winners as they…

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AwardsDaily’s Handy Guide for Confused Oscar Voters – Don’t Leave Categories Blank
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AwardsDaily’s Handy Guide for Confused Oscar Voters – Don’t Leave Categories Blank

The end has come at last. The ballots are due on Tuesday though most voters…

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Farewell to my Friend David Carr – Journalism’s True North
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Farewell to my Friend David Carr – Journalism’s True North

Lady Gaga to Perform at the Oscars, and Presenters Announced
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Lady Gaga to Perform at the Oscars, and Presenters Announced

They are bringing out the stars for sure for the 87th Academy Awards, partly because…

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A Boy, a Bird, a Budapest Hotel, an Imitation Game and a Sniper – are Five Best Pictures the Way to Go?
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Big Hero 6 Illustrates Diversity in Action equals Box Office
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Big Hero 6 Illustrates Diversity in Action equals Box Office

The team behind Big Hero 6 is not getting near enough credit for their efforts…

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BAFTA and DGA Contest Winners
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BAFTA and DGA Contest Winners

Weird Al Gets Whiplashed
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SBIFF: McFarland, USA Shines a Light on Rarely Seen California Community
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SBIFF: McFarland, USA Shines a Light on Rarely Seen California Community

The Santa Barbara Film Festival premiered Niki Caro’s film for Disney, McFarland, USA to a…

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The State of the Race: Hollywood’s Narcissus and History’s Echo
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The State of the Race: Hollywood’s Narcissus and History’s Echo

“And now, perhaps, three times in four years. Poor Harvey Weinstein. The appalling “Honor the…

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