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6 years ago

Life is Rough in the Slums

This story broke over the past few days with the headline “Slumdog actor beaten for refusing interview.” But the real story is a bit more complex: Azharuddin’s father Mohammed... (Read More)

6 years ago

The seeds of Slumdog’s sweep

9-13-2008, 3:00pm, ladylurks calls it for Slumdog Millionaire Can I take a minute to reflect on the past year and the truly amazing predictive powers of our readers? One... (Read More)

6 years ago

Wally Pfister & Anthony Dod Mantle

(click to enlarge) Sent to me last night by Ari Presler (featured in yesterday’s post about the Slumdog Millionaire’s cinematography), Wally Pfister congratulates Anthony Dod Mantle at the ASC... (Read More)

6 years ago

India Watches the Oscars

Some photos have emerged of people in India glued to the Oscars telecast. is the film about hope and optimism, as those winning the awards have said?

6 years ago

Oh Just Because…

…We take the race too seriously. On the other hand, a lil’ more of this and I’m afraid a certain movie would have jumped the shark if the Oscars... (Read More)

6 years ago

Slumdog May Clean Sweep It

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mV912uiRM_A[/youtube] With the Cinema Audio Society choosing Slumdog for its sound award, it’s time to consider a potential clean sweep for the film. So, you might wonder, what is... (Read More)

6 years ago

The State of the Race: Happy Endings

Resolution, justification, redemption and an impulse to play it safe define this year’s Best Picture nominees. All five of them are safe choices, which could mean progress in certain... (Read More)