The State of the Race: “But is it an Oscar Movie?”
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The State of the Race: “But is it an Oscar Movie?”

It’s 1941. A movie comes out that blasts a character who has an uncanny resemblance…

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Gone Girl Review: Sympathy for the Devil
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Gone Girl Review: Sympathy for the Devil

“So if you meet me Have some courtesy Have some sympathy, and some taste Use…

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Rosamund Pike Crashes the Best Actress Race with one of the Best Performances of the Year
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Rosamund Pike Crashes the Best Actress Race with one of the Best Performances of the Year

NOTE: Gone Girl, novel and a movie, is thick with surprising twists. If you don’t…

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The State of the Race: Oscar Season Primer, Hold onto Your Butts
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The State of the Race: Oscar Season Primer, Hold onto Your Butts

Or How to Maintain One’s Self Respect When Things Start to Get Ugly… The New…

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New TV Spot for David Ayer’s Fury, “One Last Mission”
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New TV Spot for David Ayer’s Fury, “One Last Mission”

David Ayer’s World War II epic looks to be a stirring, emotional war movie released…

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More Praise for Fincher’s Gone Girl
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More Praise for Fincher’s Gone Girl

Scott Foundas calls Gone Girl the movie of the year: In full accord w/ @justincchang:…

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Variety raves Fincher’s Gone Girl
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Variety raves Fincher’s Gone Girl

In what can only be ranked as a flat-out, unconditional rave, Justin Chang reviews David…

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Ava DuVernay Previews Selma
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Ava DuVernay Previews Selma

A small gathering of folks were invited to see five minutes of Selma, the Martin…

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New Teaser & Poster: JC Chandor’s A Most Violent Year to Get Oscar Qualifying Run before Opening in 2015
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Oscar Predictions Before New York
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Oscar Predictions Before New York

Update: added to the documentary category. This is where I see the Oscar race right…

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