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“Argo” having a sneak screening at Telluride TODAY!

The Telluride Film Festival is getting underway as you’re reading this, and we can now confirm earlier reports that one of the annual surprise screenings at the...

New Clip for The Perks of Being a Wallflower – “A Toast to Charlie”

Here’s a new clip of the upcoming “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” starring Logan Lerman, Emma Watson, and Ezra Miller. The film opens in limited...

Around the Circuit: 8/25 – 8/31

It’s time to visit the week that was via our Around the Circuit piece, where we look back at articles that we feel are worth your time covering the Oscar race, new...

Short Subject Documentary Film Entries Due September 4th for the 2012 Oscars

Here is more information on the deadline to submit your short subject documentary, you know, in case you have one and want to win an Oscar for it: Beverly Hills, CA...

2016: Obama’s America (*)

I know that there’s plenty of people who will disregard my take on this documentary due to my politics, but that shouldn’t matter. Yes, I’m a...

Premium Rush (***)

Joseph Gordon-Levitt proves a suitable leading man for action films in the bicycle thriller ‘Premium Rush’, a fun flick that basically is a series of chase...

Michel Hazanavicius circles another project!

Since winning the Oscar for Best Director last year, it’s safe to say that ‘The Artist’ director Michel Hazanavicius has a lot of offers on his table...

Oscars: There Will Be Five Original Song Nominees

Remember the debacle in the Original Song category last year (and every year)? Well we have yet another change coming, this time, hopefully for the better. There will...

Lineup for the 2012 Telluride Film Festival!

Though sometimes sadly overlooked, the Telluride Film Festival is an important part of the festival and awards season. Jason Reitman for one can attest to how big a...

Oscar Shocks: Best Actor

Yes I was horrified when Roberto Benigni won the Academy Award for Best Actor for Life is Beautiful (1998), but the Screen Actors Guild had prepared me for the fact it...

The Possession (**½)

I’m not fully sure whether or not ‘The Possession’ benefits or suffers due to the recent critical thrashing (rightly so, I might add, but you all knew...

About Cherry (**½)

The initial goal of ‘About Cherry’ is one that’s certainly intriguing. The drama sets out to chronicle the story of small town girl and her...

Watch the Trailer for Robert Redford’s ‘The Company You Keep’

As an actor, Robert Redford has been a part of a few of my favorite films of all time. From Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969), to The Sting (1973), to All the...

Circuit 3: Ingrid Bergman

Ingrid Bergman was born on the 29th of August, 1915, in Stockholm, Sweden. Bergman starred in a dozen Swedish films before being introduced to the American audience in...

Red Band trailer for ‘The To Do List’ highlights all star cast, awkward Aubrey Plaza-Donald Glover sex

That was as classy as I could keep the title for this post about the deliciously raunchy red band trailer for The To Do List. Intermixed with commentary from Aubrey...

Is Willie Nelson Going to Win an Oscar This Year?

Some would say it took Meryl Streep 29 years to win her third Oscar. Others would say it took her 29 years to work with the Weinsteins, who produced The Iron Lady, for...

Ryan Gosling and Christina Hendricks to team up for his directorial debut ‘How to Catch a Monster’!

Ryan Gosling’s acting career is so hot right now that any move he makes will be highly anticipated. Which is why it’s pleasantly surprising that the news...

Amy Adams Shines in New Clip From ‘The Master’

Amy Adams was a guest on Late Night with David Letterman last night, and with her appearance came yet another clip from Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master. Many of us...

New cut of ‘On The Road’ will play at the Toronto Film Festival

The often impending yet always delayed release of ‘On The Road’ has been a source of bemusement and anticipation here at The Awards Circuit, especially from...

John Hawkes Gets Anxious in the First Clip From ‘The Sessions’

In The Sessions, Academy Award nominee John Hawkes (Winter’s Bone) plays real-life writer and poet Mark O’Brien, a man stuck in an iron lung after being stricken...

Michael Fassbender in talks to join Natalie Portman in ‘Jane Got A Gun’

In a move that would see two of our more ubiquitous actors working together, Vulture is reporting that Michael Fassbender is in the final stages of signing on to join...

‘The Master’ gets one final Trailer before it hits theaters next month!

In just about 2 and a half weeks time, theaters will begin showing ‘The Master’, and the fall Oscar season will fully be upon us. The new Paul Thomas...

Joey’s DVD Picks of the Week (8/28/2012)

This week the highs of the prior Blu-Ray/DVD output are met with a real slide in quality, if not in quantity. It’s not a wasteland by any stretch, but when 2 of my...

Posters Added for Oscar Hopefuls

Missed a bunch of these over the past few weeks but I thought I’d share some new posters courtesy of Impawards.com, the best collection of posters on the web....

Could the Wachowski Siblings helm Justice League?

The rumor mill continues to churn out possibility after possibility in regard to who might wind up directing the ‘Justice League’ movie that we know for sure...