The State of the Race: The Oscars, In Sickness and in Health
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The State of the Race: The Oscars, In Sickness and in Health

Charlie Kaufman’s takes quite a hefty slug to Oscar’s pudgy middle in his script, Frank…

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The State of the Race: Big Oscar Movies Lying in Wait
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The State of the Race: Big Oscar Movies Lying in Wait

The ongoing and ever-increasing fascination with the Oscar race has shifted the way movies are…

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The State of the Race – And Then Toronto Happened
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The State of the Race – And Then Toronto Happened

Usually the Oscar race feels a bend in the road right about now, with Toronto…

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The State of the Race: Oscar Season Starts, Beware the Insta-Pundit
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The State of the Race: Oscar Season Starts, Beware the Insta-Pundit

September is here at last.  Two festivals are about to decide the fates of several…

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The State of the Race: Can't Stop What's Coming
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The State of the Race: Can't Stop What's Coming

Summer is almost over.  Once August ticks over into September it’s all hands on deck.…

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The State of the Race: Harry Potter, Woody Allen and Other Oscar Potentials
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The State of the Race: Harry Potter, Woody Allen and Other Oscar Potentials

It is easy, as was recently done on Twitter, to dismiss Harry Potter’s Best Picture…

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The Oscars and the Critics – A Trial Separation
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The Oscars and the Critics – A Trial Separation

2010’s Oscar year proved that no amount of critics awards for a film can influence…

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The State of the Race: The Aftermath
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The State of the Race: The Aftermath

Last night’s Oscars will be remembered for several reasons. ¬†The first, there has never been…

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The State of the Race: One More for My Baby, One More for the Road
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The State of the Race: One More for My Baby, One More for the Road

As we close out Oscars 2010, with an an ending predicted but not yet determined,…

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The State of the Race – Tilting at Windmills
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The State of the Race – Tilting at Windmills

There has never been an Oscar year on record that had such strong opposing forces…

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