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Tom Hanks to Present at 84th Academy Awards®

Read the Press Release: Beverly Hills, CA – Two-time Academy Award®-winning actor Tom Hanks will present at the 84th Academy Awards ceremony, telecast producers Brian...

Oscar Circuit: Best Makeup

Makeup is a wonderful thing. I put it on every morning and I am transformed into a better looking version of myself and a happier and hotter Anna. In cinema it’s used...

Joey’s DVD Picks of the Week (1/31/2012)

This week, not only does the best film of 2011 hit DVD/Blu-Ray (in my humble opinion, at least), but it’s joined by over a dozen other flicks for what has to be...

Don’t Go in the Woods (*½)

Actor Vincent D’Onofrio has always been a thespian willing to take a risk. His performances are always very different and usually distinctly so. Going by that, it...

Screen Actors Guild Awards: Worst Dressed

Judging what celebrities wear is fun! Now, I’ve made it clear I’m not above judging those who can afford to look good, so here is a list of the stars I’ve chosen...

Tate Taylor to Receive 2012 WGAW Paul Selvin Award

Read the Press Release: LOS ANGELES – Screenwriter-director Tate Taylor has been named recipient of the Writers Guild of America, West’s 2012 Paul Selvin Award for...

Jennifer Lopez to Present at the 84th Academy Awards®

Read the Press Release: Beverly Hills, CA – Jennifer Lopez will present at the 84th Academy Awards ceremony, telecast producers Brian Grazer and Don Mischer announced...

Oscar Circuit: Best Foreign Language Film

And the Nominees Are: Bullhead – Belgium Footnote – Israel In Darkness – Poland Monsieur Lazhar – Canada A Separation – Iran If I were king for a...

Here are the Award Winners from the Sundance Film Festival!

Over in Sundance, the festival awards have been given out, and the primary beneficiary is ‘The Surrogate’, which could be headed to some real Oscar...

The Grey (***½)

Incredibly bleak but undeniably powerful, ‘The Grey’ is a tough picture to sit through, but a rewarding one, especially in terms of Liam Neeson’s...

Screen Actors Guild Awards: Best Dressed

Judging what celebrities wear is fun! Now, I’ve made it clear I’m not above judging those who can afford to look good, so here is a list of the stars I’ve chosen...

Circuit Round-Up (Week Ending 01/29)

Not much happened last week, just a small announcement from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences – perhaps you’ve heard of them? – on their nominees...

‘The Help’ Leads with 3 SAG Wins

Here are the winners: Best Performance by a Cast Ensemble – “The Help” Best Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role – Jean Dujardin for...

SAG Awards Live Blog Starts @ 7:45pm

Come join us for the Screen Actors Guild Awards LIVE Blogging tonight and make sure to include your predictions. Check out the predictions also. It begins at 7:45pm...

Screen Actors Guild Predictions

Tonight, the Screen Actors Guild will present their winners for the very best in film and television.  The SAG awards have presented themselves as the most telling...

Oscar Circuit: Best Original Score

And the Nominees Are: Ludovic Bource – “The Artist” Oscar Scene: “Bang!” (in the home theater) John Williams – “The Adventures...

Academy Idol 5: Top 5 Results & Top 4 (Oscar Nominations Week)

Michel Hazanavicius wins DGA Award!

If you still weren’t willing to call the Oscar for “The Artist,” you should now.  Not sure if this will necessarily translate to an automatic...

Directors Guild of America Predictions

The Nominees Are: Michel Hazanavicius – “The Artist” Alexander Payne – “The Descendants” David Fincher – “The Girl with...

Big Miracle (**)

A well intentioned film with little going in its favor, ‘Big Miracle’ wastes its potentially interesting subject matter on a plot and characters that go...

Weekend Openings (January 27-29)

Whoa, where did I go?  Well, duty called for the last few weeks, and in my stead Joseph graciously stepped in for me to inform you all of January’s openings.  For...

Academy Award Nominated ‘Bullhead’ opens February 17th

Read the Press Release: Los Angeles, CA – Friday, January 27, 2012 – Drafthouse Films announces that Best Foreign Language Film Academy...

Isolation of the Issues

Sasha Stone of Awards Daily wrote this very passionate piece about racism and the Oscars.  I never share opinion pieces with readers but I was very taken by the truth...

American Idol Auditions: Week 2 Wrap Up

Picking the Top 5 Contestants to Watch from San Diego, Aspen, and Houston. Welcome everyone to week two of the American Idol auditions. This week was the largest set of...

‘The Artist’ receives 10 César nominations!

France’s César Award nominations have been released, and The Artist has done quite well, nabbing 10 nods. Leading the field with 13, however is Poliss....