True Oscar Hysteria Officially Launched

October takes me by surprise every year. I think that things are cruising along at a manageable level and then, wham! October brings Oscar season proper and with it, the good, the bad and the ugly. It didn’t take long for word from last night’s Academy screening of...
Posted On 03 Oct 2010

OscarWatch – Will the Rainbow be Enuf for Tyler Perry?

The Huffington Post has a piece by Scott Mendelson wondering about Tyler Perry’s upcoming For Colored Girls and its Oscar potential. The film is based on the 1975 play, For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf. Anyone who ever went to acting...
Posted On 09 Sep 2010

OscarWatch: Michelle Williams in Meek’s Cutoff

By the time 2010 comes to an ambling close, Michelle Williams will have two very good performances under her belt. Blue Valentine, and Meek’s Cutoff. Obsessed with Film, underwhelmed by the film but impressed by Williams writes: Michelle Williams, who is working with the...
Posted On 05 Sep 2010

Oscarwatch: Ryan Gosling, Frank Langella in All Good Things

Magnolia Films will release All Good Things some time this December, putting it right in the thick of things for Oscar season. ¬†The film is directed by Andrew Jarecki (Capturing the Friedmans) and also stars Kirsten Dunst. ¬†It’s quite fun going down this particular rabbit...
Posted On 24 Aug 2010

First Look – Sean Penn as Cheyenne

Freshly posted at Oh No They Didn’t. ¬†They also provide an IMDb summary:
Posted On 24 Aug 2010