Seth MacFarlane to host 85th Oscars
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Seth MacFarlane to host 85th Oscars

  SETH MacFARLANE TO HOST 85TH OSCARS® BEVERLY HILLS,CA –Seth MacFarlane will host the 85th…

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Life of Pi: Into the Mystic
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Life of Pi: Into the Mystic

“Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked…

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Les Miserables One Sheet
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Craig Kennedy talks to Richard Gere about Arbitrage
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Craig Kennedy talks to Richard Gere about Arbitrage

  “This could change your life, but you can’t fuck up. If you really do…

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The State of the Race: Selling a True Hero in the Age of the Snark
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The State of the Race: Selling a True Hero in the Age of the Snark

Some days it’s a rough go, filtering life through the waves of chatter online. Much…

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Silver Linings Playbook Wins Audience Award in Toronto
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Silver Linings Playbook Wins Audience Award in Toronto

From the Hollywood Reporter: David O. Russell‘s dramedy Silver Linings Playbook, starring Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence, earned the…

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Digging into Anne Thompson’s Oscar Predictions
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Digging into Anne Thompson’s Oscar Predictions

The Master Review: A Child Said, What is the Grass?
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The Master Review: A Child Said, What is the Grass?

Talking Best Actress Frontrunners
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Talking Best Actress Frontrunners

I just a brief chat on Twitter with Guy Lodge, Clayton Davis, Ali Deniz Sensoz…

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The State of the Race: Wanted – Best Picture Front-Runner, Must Love Dogs
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The State of the Race: Wanted – Best Picture Front-Runner, Must Love Dogs

[buzz] As we head into Toronto, we still don’t have our presumed front-runner for Best…

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Last Day in Telluride — So Hard to Leave
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Last Day in Telluride — So Hard to Leave

La Femme Telluride
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La Femme Telluride

William Blake once wrote that exuberance is beauty. Despite the success of Ben Affleck’s Argo…

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Telluride Film Festival Day 3
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Telluride Film Festival Day 3

The rain continued its moody descent upon Telluride village, ebbing and flowing at its own…

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Telluride Film Festival Day Two
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Telluride Film Festival Day Two

Time slips away faster than you think, especially when all you want to do is…

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2012 Telluride Lineup Announced
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2012 Telluride Lineup Announced

THE ACT OF KILLING (d. Joshua Oppenheimer, Denmark, 2012) AMOUR (d. Michael Haneke, Austria, 2012)…

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Naomi Watts, Best Shot for The Impossible
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Naomi Watts, Best Shot for The Impossible

Kris Tapley, who has seen The Impossible, said he walked away thinking Naomi Watts had…

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The State of the Race: The Oscars in an Election Year
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The State of the Race: The Oscars in an Election Year

I’ve been doing this long enough to remember the last two or three elections through…

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Oscar Breakthrough: Ann Dowd of Compliance
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Oscar Breakthrough: Ann Dowd of Compliance

From the first few moments of Compliance, actually apparent even from the trailer, it’s clear…

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NY Times Debate: How Can Women Gain Influence in Hollywood?
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NY Times Debate: How Can Women Gain Influence in Hollywood?

Women and Hollywood’s Melissa Silverstein, someone I consider to be a growing voice in the…

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Best Director – Before Festival Season
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Best Director – Before Festival Season

If the imaginary Oscars were held today, that is, if everything went as it’s expected…

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