The Leo Pitch

Is it finally time?
Posted On 19 Feb 2014

Leonardo DiCaprio and Amy Adams – Their Fate in the Balance

When both Amy Adams and Leonardo DiCaprio won at this past weekend’s Golden Globe awards it looked like they might have momentum to get into the Oscar race.  Their Globes wins, plus their BAFTA nominations make this seem very likely indeed.  It is going to depend on how...
Posted On 14 Jan 2014

Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio Receive Cinema Vanguard Award from SBIFF

Marty and Leo will be honored this year at the Santa Barbara Film Fest for their extraordinary collaborations which include Gangs of New York, The Aviator, Shutter Island, The Departed and the Wolf of Wall Street. All but one of those films were nominated for Best Picture. The...
Posted On 02 Jan 2014

Leonardo DiCaprio – The Actor of the Year

Leonardo DiCaprio was the best thing about this year’s Great Gatsby. He turns in a career best performance in The Wolf of Wall Street. He has had his best year yet as an actor. But we know he will be ignored for it because he always is. A lovely piece about the two Leos...
Posted On 29 Dec 2013

Oscar Flashback: Why is Leonardo DiCaprio’s Work Ignored by the Academy?

Leonardo DiCaprio is heading into his fifth collaboration with Martin Scorsese with The Wolf of Wall Street this November. He is Scorsese’s Jimmy Stewart — a laced-up-to-the-collar everyman put in extraordinary circumstances. He anchors Scorsese’s camera by...
Posted On 18 Jun 2013

Wolf of Wall Street Poster

Sent to me by reader John but I couldn’t confirm whether it’s an official poster or fan made – either way, it’s cool.    
Posted On 02 May 2013

The Year of the Leo — Takes the Cover of Esquire

Leonardo DiCaprio has yet to win an Oscar. Will Gatsby finally earn him one? (source)
Posted On 15 Apr 2013

New Gatsby Trailer – Who Are You?

Hot stuff. Link from Pitchfork, via ONTD. They helpfully provided the full soundtrack list: The Great Gatsby: 01 Jay-Z: “100$ Bill” 02 Beyoncé and André 3000: Back to Black” 03 “Bang Bang” 04 Fergie, Q-Tip and GoonRock: “A Little...
Posted On 04 Apr 2013