LA Film Critics

Per Variety: Picture: “Wall-E” Runner-up: “The Dark Knight” Director: Danny Boyle, “Slumdog Millionaire” Runner-up: Christopher Nolan, “The Dark Knight” Actor: Sean Penn, “Milk” Runner-up: Mickey Rourke, “The...

St. Louis Film Critics Awards

Obviously we can’t feature every city’s critics awards, especially as they start dropping like a pelting of frogs from the sky in a week or so. But I’ll justify the SLFCA because (a) I used to live there, and (b) finally some love for Revolutionary Road. (thanks...
Posted On 09 Dec 2008

Critics Choice Nominations – Milk and Button Lead

NOMINEES FOR THE 14TH ANNUAL CRITICS’ CHOICE AWARDS Top Nods Go to: Milk (Eight Nominations) Best Picture, Best Actor, Two Best Supporting Actor Nominations, Best Acting Ensemble, Best Director, Best Writer, and Best Composer The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (Eight...

LAFCA No Guts, No Glory

Up to three choices. Predict possible surprises. Here are mine: Best Film: Frozen River Best Director: Andrew Stanton, Wall-E I only did two.
Posted On 09 Dec 2008

Dark Knight Score Disqual Overturned?

LA Times’ Patrick Goldstein believes that an error has been made (thanks to reader Jake for the heads up): My sources say the Motion Picture Academy has reversed its decision to disqualify the score for “The Dark Knight.” Hans Zimmer and James Newton Howard, who...