Oscars 2015 Put Stats and Pundits to the Test
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Oscars 2015 Put Stats and Pundits to the Test

This year, it seems as though precedent could be broken in several key ways, chief…

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Boyhood – The Once in a Lifetime Cinematic Triumph
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Boyhood – The Once in a Lifetime Cinematic Triumph

Josh Dickey over at Mashable has posted a great infographic showing all that went into…

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The State of the Race – A Birdman Takes Flight in an Unpredictable Season
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The State of the Race – A Birdman Takes Flight in an Unpredictable Season

London Film Critics go for Boyhood
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London Film Critics go for Boyhood

And the winners: 35th LONDON CRITICS’ CIRCLE FILM AWARDS WINNERS FILM OF THE YEAR Boyhood…

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Picture of the day: Boyhood on the cover of EW
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Picture of the day: Boyhood on the cover of EW

Boyhood continues to be the darling of Awards Season. Earlier today, the film picked up…

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What the Globes Told Us, What they Didn’t
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What the Globes Told Us, What they Didn’t

If there was anything worth taking away about last night’s Globe telecast it was the…

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An Evening with Academy Members, in the Presence of the Frontrunner, as Voting Comes to a Close
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An Evening with Academy Members, in the Presence of the Frontrunner, as Voting Comes to a Close

The Chateau Marmont sits on a slump of a hillside off Sunset Boulevard in West…

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The Making of Boyhood: 12 Years on Film
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The Spirit Awards Look a Lot Like Oscar
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The Spirit Awards Look a Lot Like Oscar

There is much ado these days about how the Spirit Awards aren’t honoring independence anymore…

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The State of the Race: Of Gone Girls, Lost Boys, and Galaxies Far, Far Away
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The State of the Race: Of Gone Girls, Lost Boys, and Galaxies Far, Far Away

The lost boys that crowd Oscars 2015 have no real qualities to be leaders or…

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Patricia Arquette in Boyhood: One of the Best Performances of the Year
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Patricia Arquette in Boyhood: One of the Best Performances of the Year

A while back I got the chance to interview Patricia Arquette, an actress I’ve been…

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A Quick Look at Toronto’s People’s Choice Award and How it Impacts Best Picture
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A Quick Look at Toronto’s People’s Choice Award and How it Impacts Best Picture

Although the films that have won Best Picture out of Toronto after winning the People’s…

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Patricia Arquette for Lead or Supporting in Boyhood?
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Patricia Arquette for Lead or Supporting in Boyhood?

It’s a frustrating conundrum, this Patricia Arquette thing in Boyhood. There seems to be some…

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Boyhood Offers Some Hope in Box Office News
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Boyhood Offers Some Hope in Box Office News

With Respect, a Counter to Kenneth Turan’s Boyhood Dissent
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With Respect, a Counter to Kenneth Turan’s Boyhood Dissent

Kenneth Turan writes what I think is a fair dissent of the uniform critical opinion…

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Chadwick Boseman Joins Early Contenders as the Pre-Telluride Season Closes
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Chadwick Boseman Joins Early Contenders as the Pre-Telluride Season Closes

In just one month Telluride will happen and by then we’ll have a decent enough…

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Backlash Proof: Boyhood Maintains High Score of 99, with 30 Critics Ringing In
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Backlash Proof: Boyhood Maintains High Score of 99, with 30 Critics Ringing In

I keep reading people on Facebook marveling at the high score Boyhood is maintaining. This…

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Review: Portrait of the Artist in Boyhood
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Review: Portrait of the Artist in Boyhood

“He stood at the window of the empty cafe and watched the activites in the…

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Boyhood Becomes Among Best Reviewed Films of All Time, Takes Lead in Best Picture Race
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Boyhood Becomes Among Best Reviewed Films of All Time, Takes Lead in Best Picture Race

The Oscar race has nowhere near begun. But if you’re hunting around for a frontrunner,…

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New Clip from Boyhood, “Talk to Me”
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New Clip from Boyhood, “Talk to Me”

Ethan Hawke talks to his children – or tries to. Boyhood is clocking in right…

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