Charting the Critics Awards

phantom has put together a handy table showing at a glance all the major honors awarded by the principle critics groups.  Check out the full-size chart after the cut. (There’s a larger version less compressed at phantom’s AwardsCorner blog as well as a chart of major...
Posted On 17 Dec 2013

Indiana Film Journalists Awards

(thanks to — guess who? — Paddy at ScreenOnScreen) Best Picture 1. 12 Years a Slave 2. Her Best Director 1. Steve McQueen (12 Years a Slave) 2. Spike Jonze (Her) Best Actor 1. Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave) 2. Matthew McConaughey (Dallas Buyers Club) Best Actress...
Posted On 16 Dec 2013

San Francisco critics split for 12 Years a Slave and Cuaron

(thanks to Paddy at screenonscreen) Best Picture 12 Years a Slave Best Director Alfonso Cuaron (Gravity) Best Actor Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave) Best Actress Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine)
Posted On 15 Dec 2013

San Diego Film Critics choose Her, Cuaron

A couple of days ago the San Diego Film Critics Association named their nominees for the best of 2103.  Today they’ve chosen their winners. BEST FILM HER BEST DIRECTOR Alfonso Cuarón, GRAVITY BEST ACTRESS Cate Blanchett, BLUE JASMINE BEST ACTOR Oscar Isaac, INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS
Posted On 11 Dec 2013

Gravity, 12 Years a Slave and Her dominate Best Picture in early critics awards

The Los Angeles film critics isn’t what it used to be, it must be said. Back in the day, LA print critics were in the group and they voted accordingly. Many of the members now do not write specifically from Los Angeles – they do all of their writing for a broader...
Posted On 08 Dec 2013

5th Annual Lancashire Film Critics Awards

The Lancashire Film Critics are emerging with a reputation for awarding the best efforts of British filmmakers. Check out their interesting choices from the past 5 years. Best Film Les Misérables by Tom Hooper Best Actor Daniel Day-Lewis – Lincoln Best Actress Andrea Riseborou...
Posted On 30 Mar 2013

Oklahoma and Nevada Critics sound off

Nevada Film Critics Best Film Argo Best Director Ben Affleck (Argo) Kathryn Bigelow (Zero Dark Thirty) Best Actor John Hawkes (The Sessions) Best Actress Helen Hunt (The Sessions) Jennifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook) (Cont’d after the cut. Thanks once again to Paddy...
Posted On 23 Dec 2012

Critics Graphics So Far

From New York to Indiana, what the critics think – chart built by Ali Deniz Şensöz
Posted On 18 Dec 2012

Predict the Critics Choice Awards!

It’s a last minute contest but if you care to, dare to!  After the jump. The Critics Choice take place tomorrow, January 12.
Posted On 11 Jan 2012

IndieWire Critics Survey 2011

The IndieWire Critics’ Poll is so thoroughly exhaustive, it’s exhausting just trying to get a manageable list trimmed down to post. IndieWire surveys nearly 160 critics and reveals all the internal numbers. So you can see the integrity of their math and vice versa....
Posted On 19 Dec 2011