More Raves for Middle of Nowhere
Permalink

More Raves for Middle of Nowhere

Salon’s Andrew O’Hehir wonders whether audiences will come out to see Ava DuVernay’s Middle of…

Continue Reading →

DuVernay Changes Landscape of American Film
Permalink

DuVernay Changes Landscape of American Film

If Ava DuVernay is nominated for an original screenplay Oscar for Middle of Nowhere —…

Continue Reading →

Richard Gere Joins the Best Actor List with Complex, Moving Portrayal in Arbitrage
Permalink

Richard Gere Joins the Best Actor List with Complex, Moving Portrayal in Arbitrage

The Best Actor race is getting crowded this week, with Tommy Lee Jones in Hope…

Continue Reading →

Craig Kennedy & Anna Paquin talk about Margaret
Permalink

Craig Kennedy & Anna Paquin talk about Margaret

True Blood star Anna Paquin talks about her role in Kenneth Lonergan’s Margaret Anna Paquin…

Continue Reading →

Sorting Screenplays: Adapted and Original
Permalink

Sorting Screenplays: Adapted and Original

We have a master list of 265 screenplays eligible for Oscar consideration.  We need to…

Continue Reading →

Craig Kennedy talks to Tom McCarthy about Win Win
Permalink

Craig Kennedy talks to Tom McCarthy about Win Win

March is practically last year as far as the awards race is concerned and that’s…

Continue Reading →

Turan on Ramsay, Swinton and Kevin – one of 2011’s Best
Permalink

Turan on Ramsay, Swinton and Kevin – one of 2011’s Best

Kenneth Turan gives Lynne Ramsay’s We Need to Talk About Kevin a rave, pointing out…

Continue Reading →

Kristen Wiig and "the year's ballsiest comedy"
Permalink

Kristen Wiig and "the year's ballsiest comedy"

Jon Hamm profiles Kristen Wiig for GQ. Kristen is incredibly shy; she has her hoodie…

Continue Reading →

Kristen Wiig and “the year’s ballsiest comedy”
Permalink

Kristen Wiig and “the year’s ballsiest comedy”

Jon Hamm profiles Kristen Wiig for GQ. Kristen is incredibly shy; she has her hoodie…

Continue Reading →

Charlize Theron gives good stinkface in Young Adult
Permalink

Charlize Theron gives good stinkface in Young Adult

(thanks to twitter pal Glenn Dunks @stalepopcornau for the ‘stinkface’ headline)

Continue Reading →

Reminder: Woody Allen, American Masters, PBS, Sunday night
Permalink

Reminder: Woody Allen, American Masters, PBS, Sunday night

Sasha already mentioned this last week, but well worth repeating the heads up for anyone…

Continue Reading →

Kevin Spacey and Zachary Quinto in Margin Call
Permalink

Kevin Spacey and Zachary Quinto in Margin Call

Last year Roadside Attractions brought us Winter’s Bone and Biutiful. This year they’re handling distribution…

Continue Reading →

Woody Allen gets 2-part American Masters profile
Permalink

Woody Allen gets 2-part American Masters profile

Probably the only television exposure more prestigious than a 60-minutes segment in peak Oscar season,…

Continue Reading →

Download 8 screenplays by Christopher Nolan
Permalink

Download 8 screenplays by Christopher Nolan

@CineVue and @Raindance tweet links to a great resource at raindance.org where you can read…

Continue Reading →

Sight unseen, scouting out the best screenplays of 2011
Permalink

Sight unseen, scouting out the best screenplays of 2011

Since much of a best screenplay nomination hangs on the past pedigrees of the writers,…

Continue Reading →

Writers Guild chooses 101 Greatest Screenplays
Permalink

Writers Guild chooses 101 Greatest Screenplays

Charles Brackett, Gloria Swanson, and Billy Wilder This list has been around sine 2005, but…

Continue Reading →

AD Readers Poll: Predict the Oscar screenplays
Permalink

AD Readers Poll: Predict the Oscar screenplays

Choose the 10 screenplays you think the Academy will nominate (not your own personal favorites).…

Continue Reading →

OscarWatch: The Writers
Permalink

OscarWatch: The Writers

Animal Kingdom leads Australian AFI nominations
Permalink

Animal Kingdom leads Australian AFI nominations

Animal Kingdom has been nominated for 18 Australian Film Institute Awards, including no less than…

Continue Reading →

Somewhere clip
Permalink

Somewhere clip