This is why we can’t have nice things: Academy Members Offended by Wolf of Wall Street
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This is why we can’t have nice things: Academy Members Offended by Wolf of Wall Street

Steve Pond reports that a few Academy members were shocked and horrified by Wolf of…

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Gurus Check-in, Confidently Predict Split – a look at history
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Gurus Check-in, Confidently Predict Split – a look at history

Alliance of Women Film Journalists Pick 12 Years a Slave for Best Film of 2012
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Alliance of Women Film Journalists Pick 12 Years a Slave for Best Film of 2012

AWFJ EDA ‘BEST OF’ AWARDS  Best Film “12 Years a Slave” Best Director (Female or…

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Captain Phillips Tops Kenneth Turan’s Best of List
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Captain Phillips Tops Kenneth Turan’s Best of List

From the LA Times (he’s not including foreign language films and lists the other films…

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The State of the Race Part One: Stories of Great and Flawed Men Endure
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The State of the Race Part One: Stories of Great and Flawed Men Endure

“Produce great men, the rest follows.” Walt Whitman The year’s most powerful film tells the…

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12 Years a Slave wins with Florida Film Critics
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12 Years a Slave wins with Florida Film Critics

Picture: 12 Years a Slave Actor: Chiwetel Ejiofor, 12 Years a Slave Actress: Cate Blanchett,…

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The Big Bad Wolf of Wall Street – Review
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The Big Bad Wolf of Wall Street – Review

“One of the saddest lessons of history is this: If we’ve been bamboozled long enough,…

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12 Years a Slave Sweeps Southeastern Film Critics
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12 Years a Slave Sweeps Southeastern Film Critics

Top 10 posted Collider by Matt Goldberg. These were one of the few groups last…

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12 Years a Slave leads London Critics’ Circle nominations
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12 Years a Slave leads London Critics’ Circle nominations

12 Years a Slave leads the nominations tally with the London Critics’ Circle. Philomena follows…

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12 Years a Slave sweeps Chicago Film Critics
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12 Years a Slave sweeps Chicago Film Critics

(Thanks, Marshall!) Best Picture 12 Years a Slave Best Director Steve McQueen, 12 Years a…

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