The Academy Posts Martin Luther King Pic

On Facebook and Twitter today, the Motion Picture Academy of Arts and Sciences posted this photo: A potent reminder during awards season.
Posted On 20 Jan 2014

Oscar Voting Begins Friday – Dear Academy, hear my plea

It is once again time for our For Your Consideration post to the members of the Academy.  Online voting begins December 27th. The Academy has fortified its methods this year, making it easier for members to vote. This is your chance to make the best case for contenders you think...
Posted On 26 Dec 2013

Oscars by the Numbers

Steve Pond over at The Wrap has done a handy cheat sheet to figure out how many votes per branch in the Academy a film needs to reach the “magic number.” In total, a film only needs about 300 number one votes to be nominated for Best Picture.  Read Pond’s piece,...
Posted On 17 Dec 2013

The Academy gets a new logo

A little touch of Illuminati for the Oscar’s new triangular spotlight logo.   I’m hearing a visual echo of other things too…
Posted On 17 Dec 2013

Makeup and Hairstyling Short List

American Hustle Dallas Buyers Club The Great Gatsby Hansel and Gretel Witch Hunters The Hunger Games Jackass Presents Bad Grandpa The Lone Ranger
Posted On 14 Dec 2013