Top Ten Shots of the Year

Kris Tapley’s Top Ten Shots of the Year has launched with the first five: 10. Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (who cares shot) 09. The Lovely Bones (field shot) 08. Where the Wild Things Are (beach shot) 07. Up in the Air (Anna Kendrick on the people mover) 06. The Road...
Posted On 16 Feb 2010

The State of the Race – The Big Story

It feels like the weeks before ballots are due are stretching farther than they ever have before. Believe it or not there is still a full two weeks before final ballots are due. That means there is time for reflection if Academy members are having a hard time making up their...
Posted On 16 Feb 2010

Live Streaming the Nominees Luncheon

Update: The nominees luncheon live stream has now come to a close. What a treat, Oscarwatchers! For the first time ever they will be live streaming the nominees luncheon. Thanks to We Are Movie Geeks for the heads up.
Posted On 15 Feb 2010

Avatanic Box Office Watch

Avatar is going to make $700 million domestic before all is said and done. But what’s interesting to note is that Avatar dropped out of first place a full two months (or 8 weeks) before Titanic did. Avatar still clocks in at having made more money but Titanic’s...
Posted On 15 Feb 2010

Talking Original Screenplay

We just have two big awards still to be determined – the BAFTAS and the WGA. Funnily enough, this Oscar race could turn on Best Original Screenplay if it turns on anything. If you think that Best Pic is probably down to The Hurt Locker, Avatar and Inglourious Basterds, you...
Posted On 15 Feb 2010