• National Board of Review Preview and Predictions

    Tomorrow the prestigious National Board of Review will unveil their slate of films and performances they consider the best of 2012.  After yesterday’s long and...

  • Spotlight on Scores: Prometheus and Looper

    Musical scores are the last thing added to movie, but are often the lynch pin in the cinematic experience. Think about how you found yourself...

  • Sizing Up: Best Adapted Screenplay

    We’re coming to the end of the Sizing Up series at The Awards Circuit, which is of course the making of early groupings of the...

  • Circuit Consideration – Clarke Peters

    Film: Red Hook Summer For Your Consideration: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Director: Spike Lee Screenplay: Spike Lee and James McBride...

  • Box Office (12.02.12)

    What a thrill! The international release of ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2‘ (Sum.) has landed at the top of almost all of the...

  • Seth MacFarlane to Follow Up ‘Ted’ with Western Comedy

    After his surprisingly successful live-action directorial debut, Ted, Seth MacFarlane is gearing up for his next project, which he plans to direct and star in....

  • The Fitzgerald Family Christmas (***)

    I’ve long been a big admirer of Edward Burns as a filmmaker. He’s entertained me as an actor, but his contributions to cinema as a...

  • ‘The Voice’ Recap: Reviewing the Top 6

    Hello again, fans of The Voice! I’m going to start off by being very matter-of-fact: My interest in the season has taken an extreme nosedive...

  • Joey’s DVD Picks of the Week (12/04/2012)

    This week, there’s literally a ton of films hitting Blu-Ray/DVD, among them one of the year’s most gargantuan flicks. It’s release slates like this that...