Filled with bright and vibrant colors, The Breadwinner is one of the best animated features to be released this year. This is not a fairy tale, it’s not about a princess and there are no magical creatures. It doesn’t need any of that to give it an oooh factor all its own. In a film
Thanks to Anne Thompson for the heads up – a roundtable discussion. Audiences seem sharply divided on this one, arguing it out in comment sections and on Twitter. Leave it to Scorsese to still be so punk rock at 71.
Leonardo DiCaprio was the best thing about this year’s Great Gatsby. He turns in a career best performance in The Wolf of Wall Street. He has had his best year yet as an actor. But we know he will be ignored for it because he always is. A lovely piece about the two Leos just
Best Film -12 Years a Slave -American Hustle -Before Midnight -Frances Ha -Gravity -Her -Inside Llewyn Davis -Nebraska -Upstream Color -The Wolf of Wall Street Best Director -Alfonso Cuarón, Gravity -Spike Jonze, Her -Steve McQueen, 12 Years a Slave -Alexander Payne, Nebraska -David O. Russell, American Hustle -Martin Scorsese, The Wolf of Wall Street
Steve Coogan is a comedic megastar in the U.K., best known for his signature character Alan Partridge. The character has appeared in numerous television shows over the past twenty years, including “Knowing Me, Knowing You with Alan Partridge” and “Mid Morning Matters with Alan Partridge.” In America, Coogan is known primarily as a comedic character
In 2009, the Academy decided to change their voting rules for Best Picture. They did this to be able to include more than five contenders after The Dark Knight was shut out in 2008. While preferential balloting has always been used to find the nominees in most categories, only in 2009 did the preferential ballot
It is once again time for our For Your Consideration post to the members of the Academy. Online voting begins December 27th. The Academy has fortified its methods this year, making it easier for members to vote. This is your chance to make the best case for contenders you think might not otherwise get recognized.