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    Zero Dark Thirty, Middle of Nowhere win big with African-American Film Critics Association

    Add another tally to the impressive amount of critics awards Zero Dark Thirty has won. The African-American Film Critics Association has named the Bigelow film the best film of 2012. However, Ava DuVernay’s Middle of Nowhere, proved to be the big winner taking home four prizes including Best Actress, Screenplay, Independent Film...

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    Check into ‘Bates Motel’ with new trailer featurette!

    A&E is certainly delivering the goods when it comes to promoting their new series Bates Motel and it’s firmly planted on my list of must see shows for the coming year. The cabler has released a new trailer/behind the scenes featurette, catching us up with how the tale is being done for...

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    Houston Film Critics Society announces nominations, Lincoln leads with 8

    Contrary to popular belief, I am not a member of the Houston Film Critics Society. But you’ll be hard pressed to see me arguing with the nominations they’ve released. Lincoln leads the diverse groups of chosen films with 8 nominations, with Les Miserables and The Master behind it with 6. They also threw...

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    Snippet Review: ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’

    Nine years after Peter Jackson put a wrap on The Lord of the Rings trilogy (LOTR), the acclaimed director returns to Middle-earth with The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. I should start by making everyone aware of what a geek I am for this world of wizards, elves, and dwarves: I named the...

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    Circuit Round-Up (Week Ending 12/16)

    Aside from the 84th Annual Academy Awards™, there was no bigger week this year at The Awards Circuit than this one. Sunday began with three critics groups — Los Angeles Film Critics Association, Boston Film Critics and New York Film Critics Online — announcing their winners and runners-up for the best in...