Shine on You Crazy Diamond – Heath Ledger on a Skateboard
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Shine on You Crazy Diamond – Heath Ledger on a Skateboard

The Dark Knight – the film that changed the way the Academy voted on Best…

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Inception: Why So Serious?
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Inception: Why So Serious?

Although I missed the whole thing, apparently there was a sort of Twitter fight about…

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Will The Ten Best Picture Nominees Impact Women?
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Will The Ten Best Picture Nominees Impact Women?

Women & Hollywood took the question to the several female voices in the business: Gale…

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2008’s Best Film on HBO June 13
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2008’s Best Film on HBO June 13

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eW5dZaA-_Y4[/youtube] This post brought to you by “how to irritate, alienate and annoy Awards Daily…

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Is Watchmen the Next Dark Knight?
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Is Watchmen the Next Dark Knight?

The Dark Knight Continues to Generate Talk
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The Dark Knight Continues to Generate Talk

I’m trying to drop it but others keep bringing it up and if they’re going…

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Old News is Good News
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Old News is Good News

The Bagger points us to this story by Linda Obst appearing in the Atlantic. For…

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Bagger Comes Around…
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Bagger Comes Around…

If only, if only. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H-rkpgchJOA[/youtube] New drinking game. Every time someone writes “Get over it!…

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The State of the Race: Happy Endings
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The State of the Race: Happy Endings

Resolution, justification, redemption and an impulse to play it safe define this year’s Best Picture…

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Hate to Disagree But…
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Hate to Disagree But…

David Carr writing for the New York Times: Sure, the big studio movie ‚ÄúThe Dark…

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Poll Says Less Politics, More Dark Knight
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Poll Says Less Politics, More Dark Knight

Fandango has commissioned a poll of 7000 moviegoers to come up with these results, a…

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Dark Knight of the Soul
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Dark Knight of the Soul

Tom O’Neil knows what it’s like to put oneself on the line during Oscar season.…

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Goodbye.
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Goodbye.

BATMOBILE VOICE Damage catastrophic. Initiate eject and self-destruct. EXPLOSIVE BOLTS FIRE all around the pod……

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West Point Cadets honor Bond, Batman, Milk
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West Point Cadets honor Bond, Batman, Milk

Thanks to Lee for pointing us to recognition of Harvey Milk from an unexpected corner…

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Best Pic: Sweating the Dark Knight
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Best Pic: Sweating the Dark Knight

The Oscar game is an elaborate charade, a game, a snapshot in time that lives,…

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One Vote
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One Vote

The Carpetbagger asks his readers if they could have one vote for Best Picture, which…

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Pondering Heath Ledger
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Pondering Heath Ledger

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOEvVY67Dmg[/youtube] Heath Ledger has been a so-called frontrunner for so long everyone seems to take…

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When in Doubt, Go with the Obvious
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When in Doubt, Go with the Obvious

It is looking less and less likely that there will be any shifts or surprises…

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One More Time for the Hero Gotham Deserves
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One More Time for the Hero Gotham Deserves

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BKzJhM7U2yc[/youtube] “Because he’s the hero Gotham deserves, but not the one it needs right now.…

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The Oscar Eye’s Awards Tally Up
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The Oscar Eye’s Awards Tally Up

Erik Childress is keeping a nice Eye on things, and currently has the tally this…

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