The Industry so far, not the Oscars
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The Industry so far, not the Oscars

It’s gotten to a point where every award won counts as “the Oscars.” Oscar turned…

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Can Alan Arkin Win for Argo and Other Questions about Supporting Actor
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Can Alan Arkin Win for Argo and Other Questions about Supporting Actor

One of the first Oscars of the night will be for Supporting Actor. At that…

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Argogo Parody
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Argogo Parody

This made me laugh until I cried and I needed that today.  Video by Brian…

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The Real Argo Sketches by Jack Kirby
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The State of the Race: Out from the Grizzly Maze
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The State of the Race: Out from the Grizzly Maze

Ben Affleck and the Charm Offensive
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Ben Affleck and the Charm Offensive

All the films up for Best Picture are formidable challengers in their own right. But…

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Academy to Eat Crow Over Affleck?
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Academy to Eat Crow Over Affleck?

Fans truly believe that Ben Affleck was “snubbed” by the Academy and that the Academy…

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The State of the Race: Searching for Soderbergh — Baby Let Me Follow You Down
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The State of the Race: Searching for Soderbergh — Baby Let Me Follow You Down

“There are a lot of people to thank. Rather than thank some of them publicly,…

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The State of the Race: Ruminating on Argo as The Frontrunner
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The State of the Race: Ruminating on Argo as The Frontrunner

Before I begin, let me explain. It’s true that we’ve reached the moment in every…

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Lessons in Oscar Watching: Every David Needs a Goliath
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Lessons in Oscar Watching: Every David Needs a Goliath

As I was thumbing through the headlines and tweets about Ben Affleck, the DGA and…

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