WGA Preview and Predictions
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WGA Preview and Predictions

The Writers Guild will announce their winners tomorrow AM. Where in previous years the WGA’s…

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The Selma Controversy and its Convenient Timing…Oscar Dirty Pool
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The Selma Controversy and its Convenient Timing…Oscar Dirty Pool

Trouble with Whiplash in the Writing Categories
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Trouble with Whiplash in the Writing Categories

Pete Hammond reports that there will be a disconnect between Whiplash’s category confusion. The Academy…

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Oscars 2015: Goodbye to Film Criticism
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Oscars 2015: Goodbye to Film Criticism

Film criticism has been taking a hit for the past ten years since the internet…

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Best Picture 2015: When History Comes Knocking, Don’t Close the Door
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Best Picture 2015: When History Comes Knocking, Don’t Close the Door

This year’s race for Best Picture has some wonderful films in the lineup suddenly. There…

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David Oyelowo as Martin Luther King, Jr. in this Featurette
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David Oyelowo as Martin Luther King, Jr. in this Featurette

One of the reasons, probably the biggest reason, Selma was shut out of the Producers…

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Producers Guild Announce Nominees
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Producers Guild Announce Nominees

American Sniper (Warner Bros. Pictures) Producers: Bradley Cooper, p.g.a., Clint Eastwood, p.g.a., Andrew Lazar, p.g.a.,…

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Art Directors Guild Announce Nominees
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Art Directors Guild Announce Nominees

NOMINEES FOR EXCELLENCE IN PRODUCTION DESIGN FOR A FEATURE FILM IN 2014: Period Film INHERENT…

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Producers Guild No Guts, No Glory
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Producers Guild No Guts, No Glory

Since this race is really all over the map, with no really strong consensus emerging,…

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Predict the Producers Guild Top Ten
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Predict the Producers Guild Top Ten

We’ll be writing up our preview momentarily but until then, you can predict the PGA.…

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The State of the Race: A Tale of Two Oscars
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The State of the Race: A Tale of Two Oscars

Central Ohio Film Critics Nominations
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Central Ohio Film Critics Nominations

The 2014 Central Ohio Film Critics Association awards nominees are: Best Film -Birdman or (The…

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National Society of Film Critics – Goodbye to Language
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National Society of Film Critics – Goodbye to Language

BEST PICTURE *1. Goodbye to Language 25 (Jean-Luc Godard) 2. Boyhood 24 (Richard Linklater) 3.…

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Jennifer Aniston to Receive Montecito Award at SBIFF
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Jennifer Aniston to Receive Montecito Award at SBIFF

The Santa Barbara film festival is coming at the end of the month. It’s just…

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Producers Guild Preview and Predictions – Beware the Preferential Ballot
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Producers Guild Preview and Predictions – Beware the Preferential Ballot

Enter our contest here The Eddies that announced today are really your first big consensus…

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American Cinema Editors announce nominees
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American Cinema Editors announce nominees

BEST EDITED FEATURE FILM (DRAMATIC): TIE! American Sniper Joel Cox, ACE & Gary Roach, ACE…

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A Letter of Thanks – To Readers, Friends, Artists
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A Letter of Thanks – To Readers, Friends, Artists

Believe it or not, I’ve been tracking the Oscars on this website for the entire…

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The Performances of the Year: Best Actor
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The Performances of the Year: Best Actor

The State of the Race:  Puppets and Peacocks – how the Tail Wags the Dog During Oscar Season
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The State of the Race: Puppets and Peacocks – how the Tail Wags the Dog During Oscar Season

This year’s Best Picture race is wide open except for the film right at the…

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Ben Zuk’s Tribute to 2014’s Year in Film – Not to be Missed
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Ben Zuk’s Tribute to 2014’s Year in Film – Not to be Missed