The State of the Race: Out from the Grizzly Maze
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The State of the Race: Out from the Grizzly Maze

The Wonders in the Dark 2013 Oscars Preview
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The Wonders in the Dark 2013 Oscars Preview

Our good friend Sam Juliano visits the Boulevard Diner in New Jersey and discusses the…

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Final 2 Days to Vote – Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot
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Final 2 Days to Vote – Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot

UPDATE: Ballot Deadline – Tuesday Night at 11PM PST. Rob has assembled the pages for…

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Will the Real Nate Silver Please Stand Up?
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Will the Real Nate Silver Please Stand Up?

This year’s Oscar race has brought out the Nate Silver in everyone it seems.  The…

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Oscar Travesties
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Oscar Travesties

The Oscar blogging scene has become as vanilla and uniform as the race itself. No…

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Tony Kushner and Others Appeal to Senators to Ease Up on Zero Dark Thirty
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Tony Kushner and Others Appeal to Senators to Ease Up on Zero Dark Thirty

The Carpetbagger reports: LOS ANGELES— Count Tony Kushner, the “Lincoln” screenwriter, among those who believe…

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Special Edition 85th Oscar Posters
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Special Edition 85th Oscar Posters

For purchase info, head on over to Oscars.org Meet some these Oscar monstrosities up close,…

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The State of the Race: Searching for Soderbergh — Baby Let Me Follow You Down
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The State of the Race: Searching for Soderbergh — Baby Let Me Follow You Down

“There are a lot of people to thank. Rather than thank some of them publicly,…

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Shocked, Shocked that Negative Campaigning is Going on Here!
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Shocked, Shocked that Negative Campaigning is Going on Here!

You don’t get into politics and not know the reprecussions of timing in an election…

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Chicago Cast to Reunite to Present the Oscar
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Chicago Cast to Reunite to Present the Oscar

When I first heard this news I was hoping they would be performing some of…

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Best Director – Heroes, Just for One Day
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Best Director – Heroes, Just for One Day

  “Unconsciously we all have a standard by which we measure other men, and if…

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Anne Thompson Reads the Tea Leaves at the Luncheon
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Anne Thompson Reads the Tea Leaves at the Luncheon

I’ve heard twice now, from two separate reporters observing Ben Affleck “on the campaign trail”…

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Academy unveils gallery of artwork inspired by Best Picture nominees
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Academy unveils gallery of artwork inspired by Best Picture nominees

The rest, after the cut. THE ACADEMY AND GALLERY1988 PRESENT A NEW EXHIBITION “FOR YOUR…

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Shirley Bassey – Coming Soon to an Oscars Telecast Near You
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Final Ballots Sent out to Oscar Voters as the Most Unpredictable Season Ever Finally Comes to Merciful Close
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Final Ballots Sent out to Oscar Voters as the Most Unpredictable Season Ever Finally Comes to Merciful Close

Mercifully, this long and agonizing season is finally coming a close. If you’d like to…

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Great Performances Video
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Oscar Promo
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The Oscar Preparations …
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The Oscar Preparations …

So far, the winners from last year are the most recent presenters announced: Meryl Streep,…

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How Whisper Campaigns Work and Why they Suck
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How Whisper Campaigns Work and Why they Suck

If you’re in this business, “business,” long enough you’ll see a lot of nasty shit.…

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Report from the Luncheon, According to Feinberg
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Report from the Luncheon, According to Feinberg

When the Oscar luncheon was livestreamed once we all got to see the contenders be…

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