Shifting Landscape of Best Actress

At tomorrow night’s Golden Globe ceremony you will see two competing Best Actress contenders likely win: Jessica Chastain and Jennifer Lawrence, who are in two different categories.  These award shows can sometimes build momentum in one actress’ favor propelled by how...
Posted On 12 Jan 2013

Jennifer Lawrence, “Most Desirable Woman” (to everybody but Bradley Cooper)

Vanity Fair has dubbed Jennifer Lawrence Most Desirable Woman, ironic since in the movie Silver Linings Playbook she has to do everything but perform a lap dance to get Bradley Cooper to dump his fickle wife and fall for her. More pics after the cut.
Posted On 01 Jan 2013

Top Fifteen Performances of 2012 and Their Supporting Players

1. Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln. There might not be another actor alive who would devote many months just to find Lincoln’s voice. Fewer still who could take what history told us about him, subtract the multitude of falsely deep Lincoln voices because they sounded “more...
Posted On 07 Dec 2012

Jennifer Lawrence’s Mother Wanted to Vote on the Oscar ballot

Jennifer Lawrence tells a funny story to Ellen (via JustJared):
Posted On 20 Nov 2012

Best Actress – Is it Lawrence Vs. Chastain Vs. Wallis? Take Our Poll!

[cardoza_wp_poll id=1] By most estimations, Jennifer Lawrence has the Oscar race for Best Actress sewn up. The one-two punch of her work in Silver Linings Playbook, currently receiving very good reviews, and the $400 million she generated for the Hunger Games franchise, gives her...
Posted On 15 Nov 2012

Hollywood’s New Feminists, Why the Old One Went Away and What’s Coming Next?

Women’s rights made a major impact on Hollywood in the 1970s. Feminism, now a dirty word, was such a force to be reckoned with that you didn’t dare depict a woman in a film who didn’t have, at the very least, her own identity. It was a hard fought war. But like...
Posted On 09 Nov 2012

Oscarwatch – The Race for Best Actress Heats Up

Two pieces of important information have come to light recently that may impact the Best Actress race: Anne Hathaway will be campaigned for lead as Catwoman in The Dark Knight Rises and Jessica Chastain will also go lead for Zero Dark Thirty. Whether either of them will break...
Posted On 24 Oct 2012

Vancouver Film Critics laud Social Network, Incendies

BEST FILM The Social Network BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM Carlos BEST DIRECTOR David Fincher, The Social Network BEST ACTOR Colin Firth, The King’s Speech BEST ACTRESS Jennifer Lawrence, Winter’s Bone

Jennifer Lawrence Best Actress, Dublin Film Crix

Some films have different release dates in Ireland than they do here in the US. Here is more information on the Dublin Film Critics. BEST FILM 1. A Prophet 2. Winter’s Bone 3. Toy Story 3 4. The Social Network 5. Dogtooth 6. Inception 7. Uncle Boonmee Who Can Remember His Past...
Posted On 02 Jan 2011

The Women: Unhinged

While the men characters are doing things like cutting off their arms to survive, creating a social networking revolution, learning to give speeches and becoming king of England while doing so, winning boxing matches, robbing banks and getting the girl – the women are...
Posted On 15 Dec 2010