The State of the Race: The Directors Lead the Way
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The State of the Race: The Directors Lead the Way

The recent death of Mike Nichols seemed almost like the final nail in the coffin…

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Best Director 2015: Living the Dream (poll)
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Best Director 2015: Living the Dream (poll)

“I feel like people are always talking about the business and how hard it is.…

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Consecutive Films by Great Directors that Changed Film Forever
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Consecutive Films by Great Directors that Changed Film Forever

The mission, should you choose to accept it, is to find directors who directed three…

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Best Director: The Visual Effects Masterpiece
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Best Director: The Visual Effects Masterpiece

Last year’s Gravity, and Life of Pi the year before, have flipped-flopped the traditional way…

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Richard Linklater’s Boyhood Enters Best Picture Race
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Richard Linklater’s Boyhood Enters Best Picture Race

Although its reception at Sundance was kind of mezzo mezzo, there is no doubt that…

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Best Director: Lost and Found in America
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Best Director: Lost and Found in America

Variations on a theme running through this year’s strongest five films in the Best Director…

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The State of the Race – Directors Break with Consensus
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The State of the Race – Directors Break with Consensus

One of the more interesting questions in this year’s Oscar race is wondering what the…

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THR Directors Roundtable
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THR Directors Roundtable

Famous Directors on this Year’s Oscar Contenders
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Famous Directors on this Year’s Oscar Contenders

This Variety spread is pretty great, I must say. In addiction to Ben Affleck on…

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The State of the Race: Best Director – Scorsese Clears the Room
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The State of the Race: Best Director – Scorsese Clears the Room

Watch the spankin’ new trailer here. It’s unlikely that 2013, despite the slate of exceptionally…

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