How to win an Oscar

This infographic was sent to me by a good friend of mine named Holly. She was curious to know if it was accurate. What think you, Oscar watchers?
Posted On 30 Oct 2013

Best Actress Watch: Sex Sells

When an actress faces the gauntlet of Oscar campaigning, usually it requires that extra something something. This isn’t to say you can’t get there if you’re Judi Dench (sexy in her own right), Helen Mirren (ditto) – but there is a reason why many brilliant...
Posted On 25 Oct 2013

Saving Mr. Banks – Reviews and Reactions Tell Conflicting Stories

You know, it’s funny. Saving Mr. Banks was given the impossibly raised expectations sentence by the time it screened at the London Film Festival a day ago.  The critics are mostly positive on it, with no negatives. But the interesting thing about it is how the non-critics...
Posted On 21 Oct 2013

Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock hit the Piano Keys

Re-creating the scene in Big…via JustJared:
Posted On 14 Oct 2013

The Monuments Men, trailer #2

(thanks to Paddy at ScreenOnScreen)
Posted On 10 Oct 2013

Best Actress Watch: Judi Dench in Philomena

Best Actress race is very heated this year, needless to say.
Posted On 07 Oct 2013

Sandra Bullock, Jessica Chastain Challenge Hollywood’s All-Male Status Quo

In her new column on the Oscar race for Women and Hollywood at Indiewire, Susan Wloszczyna celebrates the longevity of Sandra Bullock’s career arc. When you look at where she started and now, where she’s landed with Gravity you can’t help but marvel at the ways...
Posted On 06 Oct 2013

Best Actress – Cate Blanchett, Sandra Bullock Strongest Heading into Race

With several potentially pivotal roles left to be seen — Emma Thompson in Saving Mr. Banks and Amy Adams in American Hustle, two names seem like they might dominate the category when the critics start handing out their awards. Those awards will then influence the Golden...
Posted On 03 Oct 2013

First Look at Meryl Streep in Into the Woods

Pic is slated for release December, 2014 and also stars Anna Kendrick, Chris Pine, and Johnny Depp. Hat tip, EW.
Posted On 26 Sep 2013