DGA Poll

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Posted On 30 Jan 2010

DGA: Three Scenes – Inglourious Basterds

Recently, I had the occasion to speak with Quentin Tarantino (will be posting the interview soon) and I told him that my three favorite scenes in Inglourious Basterds both involved Landa and the way he toys with people.   In all three scenes, he starts off charming but by the...
Posted On 30 Jan 2010

The Gurus of Gold Proves I’m No Math Whiz

I told David Poland I didn’t want to participate in the Gurus of Gold this week because he was doing percentages. My experience awards watching has taught me that even when something is a sure bet, there are large groups of people who have a different contender in mind. I...
Posted On 30 Jan 2010

The DGAs – David and Goliath

Kris Tapley says that Jim Cameron will take the Directors Guild top prize. He gives his reasons here: The answer is in the populist leanings of the guild, a vast, diluted membership that is TV-heavy, rules against sending screeners (which is a definite thorn for Kathryn Bigelow,...
Posted On 29 Jan 2010

EW’s Chart-o-Rama

This is a pretty handy chart they’ve created over at Entertainment Weekly. There are tabs for each contender. The hardest one to grasp is Best Actress, which is all over the place. Picture and Director after the cut. It’s nice of them to include Boston and Chicago...
Posted On 29 Jan 2010