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A Tale Of Two Countries

After many talks about forming an American-China co-production for Iron Man 3, China is stubborn about their rules and regulations as to how American Production...

31 Days of Horror: Devilish DVD Pick of the Day (Week 5)

The end of 31 Days of Horror is upon us, so what better way to celebrate than to just let loose with a bunch of DVD recommendations to watch on Halloween? I wanted to go...

Dancing with the Stars All-Stars: Week 6 Results

Monday night on Dancing with the Stars All-Stars, the stars were tasked with incorporating country into their routines while performing a 20 second solo and then...

AWARDS CIRCUIT’S SEASON SIX OF “ACADEMY IDOL” TO FEATURE 26 FILMS

As awards season gears up, The Awards Circuit (http://www.awardscircuit.com) is preparing for its sixth season of the internet game, Academy Idol.  Loosely based on...

7 Films Oscar Shouldn’t Have Been Scared Of

Last year I made a sad observation for the comedy genre that often gets overlooked time and time again.  As Halloween is canceled on the East Coast due to the storm, I...

Samsara (***½)

A cinematographically brilliant documentary film meant to be a guided meditation filled with breathtaking landscapes and beautiful performances over the span of 58...

Top 100 Horror Films: The Top 10

Well folks, we’ve come to the end of the road. What started as a simple idea in my mind has turned into 31 days of posts, videos and lists and now we have reached...

Starlet (*½)

When it comes to awkwardness, there’s a fine line between endearing and uncomfortable, with a delicate balance being hard to come by.  Sean Baker’s (Prince...

The Bay (***)

When you think of Director Barry Levinson and the many different movies that he’s made in his career, I’m sure you don’t think of scary movies, unless...

31 Days of Horror: Terrible Tuesday Way to Die (The Worst Death Ever)

Ah, the final installment of this part of 31 Days of Horror is upon us here at The Awards Circuit. For this last time around, why beat around the bush? I’m going...

Joey’s DVD Picks of the Week (10/30/2012)

This week, the new release Blu-Ray and DVD titles fight for attention with the record breaking storm that is Hurricane Sandy. I don’t have power in my home yet,...

Disney acquires LucasFilm for $4.05 billion, Star Wars XII to arrive in 2015

It takes something pretty big to unseat a hurricane from the discussions on Twitter, but leave it to the Mouse House to give us a great distraction. In a stunning...

Academy To Salute Stanley Kubrick

The great Stanley Kubrick – director of such classics as 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) and A Clockwork Orange (1971) – is about to be honored by AMPAS. Here...

“The Voice” Recap: Knockout Rounds, Team Adam & Team Cee Lo

Between its stellar ratings and beyond-talented crop of contestants, The Voice is slowly but surely becoming the definitive singing show in America. Look, my first love...

31 Days of Horror: Horror Musical Moments

With the news about Les Miz being ~175 minutes and power going out on the east coast, it seemed appropriate to take a bit of a detour into some horror musical moments....

Dancing with the Stars All-Stars: Week 6

It’s country night on Dancing with the Stars All-Stars!! Last week because of the presidential debate, Dancing was split into two nights resulting in nobody getting...

Oscar Circuit – The Calm Before the Storm (No Pun Intended)

Writing this LIVE in the middle of Hurricane Sandy on the East Coast, what’s a better time to talk about Oscar Predictions than now.  As we enter the leg of the...

Daniel Craig Joins Clooney’s ‘The Monuments Men’ All-Star Cast

George Clooney’s fourth directorial effort, The Monuments Men, has added Daniel Craig to its all-star cast that already includes Cate Blanchett, Jean Dujardin, Bill...

31 Days of Horror: Favorite Horror Movie Experience Open Thread

When the weather outside is frightful…watch a movie! Inspired by Kel Doucette’s podcast question and the Frankenstorm currently bearing down on the East...

Box Office (10.28.12)

The ever-changing box office never ceases to amaze as movies are released around the holidays. The first noticeable difference earlier this week was Taken 2 (Fox...

Wreck-It Ralph (***½)

In true topsy-turvy form, where this summer’s Brave is a Pixar film with Disney sensibilities, Wreck-It Ralph is a Disney film in name only. From its intimate...

Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 26: Cloud Atlas, Lack of Documentary Viewing, and Oscar Predictions

The Awards Circuit Power Hour returns twelve hours earlier before Hurricane Sandy plows through the East Coast.  Just in case my internet and electricity go out,...

Nobody Walks (**½)

‘Nobody Walks’ is a strange little film. Somewhat of a West Coast take on the Mumblecore sub genre, the movie itself is a really well acted drama that...

Gayby (***)

It’s almost refreshing to see an indie comedy embrace its broad humor these days. Jonathan Lisecki’s ‘Gayby’ is a good example of how a small...

31 Days of Horror: Quote of the Week

Via The Exorcist…with some creepy test footage after the jump! Demon: What an excellent day for an exorcism. Father Damien Karras: You would like that?...